PlexPy is a web application for monitoring, analytics and notifications for Plex. PlexPy runs on its own port; 47112 has been automatically generated for you, but you may use another 5 digit port between 10000 and 65535.


  1. SSH to your slot

  2. Clone the repository: git clone

  3. Start PlexPy: screen -dmS plexpy ~/plexpy/ -p 47112

  4. Access PlexPy at and follow the setup wizard's instructions. Use as your Plex hostname and the port you chose during Plex setup. You can find this port in Plex's settings under Server -> Remote Access.

Manual update

  1. Terminate existing PlexPy processes: pkill -f

  2. Change to the PlexPy directory: cd ~/plexpy

  3. Update PlexPy with git: git pull

  4. Start PlexPy: screen -dmS plexpy ~/plexpy/ -p 47112