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Downloads:

24,702

Downloads of v 2.49.0.1041:

442

Last Update:

24 Jan 2020

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Plex
  • Inc.

Tags:

plex plexmediaplayer streaming video music plexmediaserver htpc dlna admin

Plex Media Player for Windows (Install)

This is not the latest version of Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) available.

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2.49.0.1041 | Updated: 24 Jan 2020

Downloads:

24,702

Downloads of v 2.49.0.1041:

442

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Plex
  • Inc.

Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.49.0.1041

This is not the latest version of Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) available.

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This Package Contains an Exempted Check

Not All Tests Have Passed


Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Exemption:

Requires windows update KB2919355 and a reboot

Details

Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

Details
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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install Plex Media Player for Windows (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade Plex Media Player for Windows (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall Plex Media Player for Windows (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

Deployment Method:

NOTE

This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/)


2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/. Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade plexmediaplayer -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'2.49.0.1041'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:


choco upgrade plexmediaplayer -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'2.49.0.1041'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install plexmediaplayer
  win_chocolatey:
    name: plexmediaplayer
    version: '2.49.0.1041'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.


chocolatey_package 'plexmediaplayer' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '2.49.0.1041'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


cChocoPackageInstaller plexmediaplayer
{
    Name     = "plexmediaplayer"
    Version  = "2.49.0.1041"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'plexmediaplayer':
  ensure   => '2.49.0.1041',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

NOTE

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Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 24 Jan 2020.

Description

choco://plexmediaplayer

To use choco:// protocol URLs, install (unofficial) choco:// Protocol support

The ultimate home theater experience

Your HTPC running Plex Media Player gives you the best possible playback experience on a dizzying array of configurations. From PCs to Raspberry Pis to Mac Minis, Plex Media Player is the most powerful, sophisticated way to play media in your home theater. Simple and intuitive controls give you the cleanest, most theater-like viewing experience. Power users and media junkies rejoice!

Easy to search and browse

Plex Media Player has powerful live search capabilities that allow you to quickly find that movie, show, or song you are looking for. Plex also provides helpful suggestions when you don’t really know what you want.

Plays anything, anywhere

Plex Media Player gives you both a beautiful HTPC experience and a slick desktop media player experience. Whether you are home or away, you can easily play any file type with the world’s most powerful playback engine. It’s the ultimate media player!

Plex Media Server software here

PACKAGE NOTES


Click here to Patreon-ize the package maintainer.



tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1
# https://www.plex.tv/media-server-downloads/#plex-app
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = 'plexmediaplayer'
  fileType       = 'EXE'
  url64          = 'https://downloads.plex.tv/plexmediaplayer/2.49.0.1041-bf8608f7/PlexMediaPlayer-2.49.0.1041-bf8608f7-windows-x64.exe'
  silentArgs     = '/S'
  softwareName   = 'Plex Media Player' 
  checksum64     = '3fe181eda80af290d53241a4f9b9843c07485a849ddede659e55ca78583abddf'
  checksumType64 = 'sha256'  
}

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
Write-Host 'plexmediaplayer is being replaced by a newer client simply called plex. Looking for the newer client? choco install plex'

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.58.0.1078 3133 Monday, September 26, 2022 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.58.0.1076 3963 Tuesday, May 26, 2020 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.57.0.1074 451 Wednesday, May 13, 2020 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.56.0.1071 466 Wednesday, April 29, 2020 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.55.0.1069 500 Wednesday, April 15, 2020 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.54.0.1067 477 Wednesday, April 1, 2020 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.53.0.1063 520 Thursday, March 19, 2020 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.52.2.1056 479 Saturday, March 7, 2020 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.52.1.1054 233 Thursday, March 5, 2020 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.52.0.1051 167 Thursday, March 5, 2020 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.51.0.1048 462 Thursday, February 20, 2020 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.50.0.1045 575 Wednesday, February 5, 2020 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.49.0.1041 442 Friday, January 24, 2020 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.48.0.1038 165 Saturday, April 4, 2020 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.47.0.1035 780 Wednesday, December 11, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.46.0.1031 353 Tuesday, December 3, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.45.0.1028 488 Friday, November 15, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.44.0.1018 585 Tuesday, October 15, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.43.0.1015 470 Wednesday, October 2, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.42.0.1013 480 Wednesday, September 18, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.41.0.1010 491 Thursday, September 5, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.40.0.1007 494 Wednesday, August 21, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.39.0.1005 492 Wednesday, August 7, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.38.0.999 428 Tuesday, July 23, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.37.2.996 454 Friday, July 12, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.37.1.994 170 Wednesday, July 10, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.36.0.988 435 Tuesday, June 25, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.33.1.979 832 Sunday, May 5, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.27.0.949 853 Wednesday, February 6, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.26.0.947 388 Thursday, January 24, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.25.0.940 378 Thursday, January 10, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.18.0.893 906 Wednesday, September 5, 2018 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.17.0.890 319 Friday, August 31, 2018 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.14.1.301 372 Friday, August 24, 2018 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.1.1.703 987 Sunday, November 26, 2017 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.1.0.74 576 Thursday, September 14, 2017 Approved
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