Playing my own content

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srosvold
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Playing my own content

Post by srosvold » Thu Feb 06, 2020 12:03 pm

Can I play movies, videos, etc. stored on my computer through the HomeRun?

jasonl
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Re: Playing my own content

Post by jasonl » Thu Feb 06, 2020 2:26 pm

No, the HDHomeRun app can only play broadcast/cable TV received by the HDHomeRun hardware.

srosvold
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Re: Playing my own content

Post by srosvold » Thu Feb 06, 2020 4:19 pm

Thank you!

Rickt1962
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Re: Playing my own content

Post by Rickt1962 » Thu Feb 06, 2020 4:22 pm

srosvold wrote:
Thu Feb 06, 2020 12:03 pm
Can I play movies, videos, etc. stored on my computer through the HomeRun?
You can use KODI to play your media and it has HDhomerun app

srosvold
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Re: Playing my own content

Post by srosvold » Thu Feb 06, 2020 4:25 pm

Thanks! I don't have Kodi. Will Plex work with it?

jasonl
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Re: Playing my own content

Post by jasonl » Thu Feb 06, 2020 4:38 pm

Plex can use the HDHomeRun as a source for its live TV and DVR functionality.

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