How to Update Plex Media Server on Ubuntu

 

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So you want to update your Plex Media Server to the latest version from the command line…well this is how.

  1. Browse to the Plex website here
  2. Look for  Plex Media Server and click computer, click the Linux tab for Ubuntu and then hover over 64bit or 332bit right click and copy the link address.
  3. SSH to your Plex Media Server
  4. Run this command to download the latest package – user@Ubuntu:~$ wget https://downloads.plex.tv/plex-media-server/0.9.12.13.1464-4ccd2ca/plexmediaserver_0.9.12.13.1464-4ccd2ca_amd64.deb
  5. Install this package with this command – user@ubuntu:~$ sudo dpkg -i plexmediaserver_0.9.12.13.1464-4ccd2ca_amd64.deb
  6. Remove the installer file – user@ubuntu:~$ rm plexmediaserver_0.9.12.13.1464-4ccd2ca_amd64.deb
  7. Browse to you plex server http://(ip address here):32400/web/index.html#!/settings/server and verify you can see that the software has been updated

 

 

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