Configure PlexConnect

PlexConnect allows you to connect your AppleTV with PlexMediaServer.

Download PlexConnect
git clone https://github.com/iBaa/PlexConnect.git

Configure PlexConnect
cd PlexConnect/
vi Settings.py

  • ‘ip_pms’          :(‘192.168.0.10’,)  -> ip of plex media server
  • ‘ip_dnsmaster’    :(‘192.168.0.1’,) -> your LAN dns server
  • ‘ip_plexconnect’  :(‘192.168.0.10’,) -> ip of plex connect server
  • plex connect server will run in port 80 and 443

Create certificates

openssl req -new -nodes -newkey rsa:2048 -out ~/assets/certificates/trailers.pem -keyout ~/assets/certificates/trailers.key -x509 -days 7300 -subj "/C=US/CN=trailers.apple.com"

openssl x509 -in ~/assets/certificates/trailers.pem -outform der -out ~/Desktop/trailers.cer 
cat ~/Desktop/trailers.key >> ~/assets/certificates/trailers.pem

Run PlexConnect
sudo ./PlexConnect.py

Config AppleTV
Create a profile using iPhone Connector on your MacBook
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Connect your AppleTV to your MacBook using microUSB cable, then add the profile
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Connect AppleTV to your TV, then go to Trailers, you will see your PlexMediaServer contents.

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