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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 2012-04-15, 02:52 PM Thread Starter
 
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Media Servers for Canadian Channels ?

Hey gang

Just like there is playon which will push netflix and things like that, is there anything that will push Global, CTV etc ?
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 2012-04-15, 03:27 PM
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Would be nice if the PlayOn folks would further develop their system to support us in the great white north. The last update finally supports netflix.ca properly.

Short of that, I suppose someone could write a plug-in to support those channels.
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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 2012-04-16, 03:16 PM
 
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Plex has plugins for CTV, global, city tv as well as food network Canada, hgtv, and a few others. It can be hit or miss at times getting episodes to load however
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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 2012-04-16, 05:57 PM Thread Starter
 
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Admittedly I haven't spent a lot of time, but I couldn't get plex to push from my pc to my tv
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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 2012-04-16, 11:11 PM
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What Plex client were you using on your TV? An HTPC, Roku, Jailbroken ATV or something else?
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 2012-04-17, 04:48 AM Thread Starter
 
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I couldn't even get that far.

I got a wonky interface that i couldn't resize so I threw my arms up and uninstalled.

For tv devices I have a Samsung bluray, WDTV Live, and a 360
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