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Can't connect to VLC media player video stream from remote PC

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#16 OP +Elliot B.

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Posted 21 August 2014 - 14:59

Turns out I can access my Plex Media Server from here by going to http://plex.tv/ in a Web browser.


Sorted :)

#17 +BudMan


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Posted 21 August 2014 - 15:04

Great to hear - on a side note I would really remove any boxes on your home network from the dmz feature of your router, especially if not running a firewall on them.