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PLEX app on both LG Tv's won't connect after last update


DavidSr

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We have two LG TV's that stopped connecting to our PLEX media server after the last update. TImes out saying "Checking connection speed to Raspberrypi" which the PLEX is on

Upgraded the Mesh Routers before trying anything, still only the PLEX app doesn't work

Our other TCL TV and Roku and TIVO still work with Plex, so this is only the LG TV's that can't connect anymore.

Another annoying error after the last update is that any Streaming app (Amazon, Netflix, and DIsney) now fall out of the app and go back to HDMI port 1 if we pause for 30 seconds.  Which we have always done for a Bathroom break or getting drinks.

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6 hours ago, Austenite said:

Did you ever find a solution for this?  Have a friend with a new LG tv that appears to have this same problem.  Get the "checking connection speed" message then just spinning yellow circle.

No, ended up using a Fire Stick and loaded Plex on it which works fine

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