The Plex Plugin

This should be done on the computer that runs the Plex Media Server.

  • Download the code from Github:
  • Then extract the zip file and rename the folder to “”.
  • Move extracted folder the Plex Media Server’s plugins folder
    • Mac: /Users/***Username***/Library/Application Support/Plex Media Server/Plug-ins (your ~/Library might be hidden. If it is, run this command in a Terminal window: “chflags nohidden /users/[username]/library” )
    • Linux: /var/lib/plexmediaserver/Library/Application Support/Plex Media Server/
    • Windows: C:\Users\***Your User Name***\AppData\Local\Plex Media Server\Plug-ins.
  • Reload the Plex Media Server. You’ll be able to see the plugin in the web based “Media Manager”
  • Click on it and then click on the orange cog icon:
  • Get the access token by visiting: and enter it to the dialog: