Downloads:

6,490

Downloads of v 2.44.0.1018:

39

Last Update:

10/15/2019

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Plex
  • Inc.

Tags:

plex plexmediaplayer streaming video music plexmediaserver htpc dlna admin

Plex Media Player for Windows (Install)

2.44.0.1018 | Updated: 10/15/2019

Downloads:

6,490

Downloads of v 2.44.0.1018:

39

Software Author(s):

  • Plex
  • Inc.

Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.44.0.1018

This Package Contains an Exempted Check

1 Test Passing and 1 Exempted Test


Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Exempt:

Requires windows update KB2919355 and a reboot

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:

>

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

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • 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://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. Enter your internal repository url

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

4. Choose your deployment method:


choco upgrade plexmediaplayer -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [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="'STEP 3 URL'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure plexmediaplayer installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: plexmediaplayer
    state: present
    version: 2.44.0.1018
    source: STEP 3 URL

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

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chocolatey_package 'plexmediaplayer' do
  action    :install
  version  '2.44.0.1018'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

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


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: plexmediaplayer,
    Version: 2.44.0.1018,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at https://inedo.com/den/otter/chocolatey.


cChocoPackageInstaller plexmediaplayer
{
   Name     = 'plexmediaplayer'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '2.44.0.1018'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

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


package { 'plexmediaplayer':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '2.44.0.1018',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

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


salt '*' chocolatey.install plexmediaplayer version="2.44.0.1018" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at https://docs.saltstack.com/en/latest/ref/modules/all/salt.modules.chocolatey.html.

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 10/15/2019.

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

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PACKAGE NOTES


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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/2.44.0.1018-8f77cbb9/PlexMediaPlayer-2.44.0.1018-8f77cbb9-windows-x64.exe'
  silentArgs     = '/S'
  softwareName   = 'Plex Media Player' 
  checksum64     = '24b7878f86b0fe8cf19f490b33b1220945db9c0ab1f5138e2a6d181d63c0ee80'
  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'

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.

Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.43.0.1015 304 Wednesday, October 2, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.42.0.1013 328 Wednesday, September 18, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.41.0.1010 307 Thursday, September 5, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.40.0.1007 347 Wednesday, August 21, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.39.0.1005 313 Wednesday, August 7, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.38.0.999 258 Tuesday, July 23, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.37.2.996 274 Friday, July 12, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.37.1.994 15 Wednesday, July 10, 2019 Approved
Plex Media Player for Windows (Install) 2.36.0.988 269 Tuesday, June 25, 2019 Approved
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