Plex-PlexConnect-OpenPlex on Mac OS X 10.11.6 El Capitan

Plex icon with Apple TV logoPlexPlexConnect and OpenPlex are running on Mac OS X 10.11.6 El Capitan. On July 18, 2016, Apple released Mac OS X 10.11.6 El Capitan (build number 15G31, ‘final release’). I positively tested it with an Apple TV 3 running on Apple TV 7.2.1 software. Find more about Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan on Apple’s Website. I had not to re-install OpenPlex.

Plex, PlexConnect and OpenPlex are working on Mac OS X 10.11.6 El Capitan:

Plex-PlexConnect-OpenPlex on Mac OS X 10.11.6 El Capitan

Plex-PlexConnect-OpenPlex on Mac OS X 10.11.6 El Capitan

The following set up was used for testing (dated July, 18, 2016):

  • Mac OS X 10.11.6 El Capitan (final release, build number 15G31).
  • Plex (Version / July 14, 2016)
  • PlexConnect (v0.5-dev, December 14, 2014)
  • OpenPlex (beta 0.6, May 16, 2016)
  • Apple TV 3 / 3rd generation (Model number A1427 – AppleTV3,1 – MD199LL/A)
  • MacBook (Retina, 12-inch, Early 2016) Gold, processor 1,3 GHz Intel Core m7, 8 GB 1867 MHz LPDDR3


  • The latest Apple TV 7.2.1 software is only available for Apple TV 3 3rd generation (Model number A1427 – AppleTV3,1 – MD199LL/A) and Apple TV 3 3rd generation rev a (Model number A1469 – AppleTV3,2 – MD199LL/A).
  • tvOS is NOT working on Apple TV generations 1 to 3, solely on Apple TV 4th generation! See some tips and tricks for Apple TV 4.
  • Apple changed the URL for the WSL app from to
  • The official Plex App for Apple TV 4th generation is already available.
  • But you can also sideload PlexConnectApp (by iBaa)!
  • Currently the OpenPlex Installer is not properly working. For a work around look here.

How to install PlexConnect on Apple TV:

If you are new to PlexConnect then follow the work around to get PlexConnect running on your Apple TV:

The latest Plex, PlexConnect and OpenPlex are still running on Mac OS X 10.11.6 El Capitan with hijacking Trailers, iMovie and WSJ app!

Stay tuned! 😉


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