HDHRViewerV2: Initial Setup

Prerequisites

  • Plex Media Server (PMS)
  • DLNA-compatible HDHomeRun tuner.
    (eg. HDHomeRun PRIME, EXTEND/PLUS-HDTC-2US)

Step 1: Download HDHRViewerV2

Obtain the latest copy from: http://hdhrviewer.zynine.net/download/


Step 2a: Windows Installation

The Plex Media Server plug-ins folder on Windows is located inside the user directory:

%LOCALAPPDATA%\Plex Media Server\Plug-Ins\

The fastest way to get to the plug-in folder is by right-clicking the Plex Media Server icon in the notification area, and click Open Plug-ins Folder.

rightclick

Extract the zip file and copy the HDHRViewerV2.bundle to the Plug-ins folder.

Step 2b: OS X

Using the Finder’s “Go” menu, select Go To Folder… then enter the following in the dialog box that pops up:

~/Library/Application Support/Plex Media Server/Plug-Ins

Extract the zip file and copy the HDHRViewerV2.bundle to the Plug-ins folder.

Step 2c: Synology DMS 5.x

Using File Station, navigate to:

Plex > Library > Application Support > Plex Media Server > Plug-Ins

Copy the zip file to the Plug-Ins folder, Right click the zip file and click Extract Here. HDHRViewerV2.bundle should appear in PLug-Ins folder.

Step 2d: Other OS

Refer to PLEX Support @ https://support.plex.tv/hc/en-us/articles/201106098-How-do-I-find-the-Plug-Ins-folder-

 


Step 3: Set HDHomeRun IP

Launch Plex Media Server Media Manager, HDHR Viewer 2 will be listed under Channels. Hover and click the gear icon to reveal the HDHR Viewer 2 Settings. Enter the IP address of your HDHomeRun device into the HDHomeRun IP setting, and click Save.

HDHR Viewer 2 Settings


Step 4: Start using HDHRViewerV2

HDHR Viewer 2