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Plex-PlexConnect-OpenPlex on Mac OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan

Plex icon with Apple TV logoPlexPlexConnect and OpenPlex are running on Mac OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan. On December 8, 2015, Apple released Mac OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan (build number 15C50, ‘final-release’). I positively tested it with an Apple TV 3 running on Apple TV 7.2 software. Find more about Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan on Apple’s Website. I had not to re-install OpenPlex.

The OS X El Capitan 10.11.2 update improves the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac. The focus areas are Graphics, Mail, Wi-Fi, Calendar, USB, Notes, Photos and Spotlight.

SiriMote_2_Siri Remote Connected to Mac

SiriMote IconThe Freeware SiriMote enables the Siri Remote to control a Mac. Via the app SiriMote, the Apple TV 4 remote, called Siri Remote, can be used with a lot of Mac OS X and macOS applications on the Mac, like iTunes, Keynote, QuickTime, VLC and more. SiriMote translates button presses on the Siri Remote to keyboard events. SiriMote requires OS X 10.11 El Capitan, macOS 10.12 Sierra or macOS 10.13 High Sierra. I tested SiriMote on my MacBook pro 13” Retina (Late 2013) with iTunes, Keynote and Quicktime. Siri Remote interacts perfectly and directly with my Mac.

Plex-PlexConnect-OpenPlex on Mac OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan beta 5

Plex icon with Apple TV logoPlexPlexConnect and OpenPlex are running on Mac OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan beta 5. On November 30, 2015, Apple released Mac OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan beta 5 (build number 15C48a, ‘pre-release’). I positively tested it with an Apple TV 3 running on Apple TV 7.2 software. Find more about Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan on Apple’s Website. I had not to re-install OpenPlex.

Plex-PlexConnect-OpenPlex on Mac OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan beta 4

Plex icon with Apple TV logoPlexPlexConnect and OpenPlex are running on Mac OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan beta 4. On November 17, 2015, Apple released Mac OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan beta 4 (build number 15C47a, ‘pre-release’). I positively tested it with an Apple TV 3 running on Apple TV 7.2 software. Find more about Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan on Apple’s Website. I had not to re-install OpenPlex.

Apple TV 4_Siri Remote Buttons

apple_tv_4_icon_400x400Learn tips and tricks for Apple TV 4 (4th Generation) including Siri Remote shortcuts and gestures. Controlling the new Apple TV 4 is much more convenient than that of Apple TV 2 and 3, especially because of its newly designed tvOS and remote controller called Siri Remote. Beside asking Siri about more of your television, the Siri remote swipe gestures add additional great features to the Apple TV 4.

Plex-PlexConnect-OpenPlex on Mac OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan beta 2

Plex icon with Apple TV logoPlexPlexConnect and OpenPlex are running on Mac OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan beta 2. On November 3, 2015, Apple released Mac OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan beta 2 (build number 15C31f, ‘pre-release’). I positively tested it with an Apple TV 3 running on Apple TV 7.2 software. Find more about Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan on Apple’s Website. I had to completely re-install OpenPlex after removing all old PlexConnect files including backup. It seems that all security settings were brought back to default with the beta 2 update.

Screenshot Apple TV 4_tvOS 9.0_home App Store

apple_tv_4_icon_400x400Finally, the new Apple TV 4th Generation with tvOS 9.0 and tvOS 10 has the option to make screenshots, video screen capturing and game recordings. All you need for making Apple TV 4 screenshots and video screen captures is the Quick Time Player and an USB-C to USB cable. In contrast to other tutorials, for the following one you do not need a developer tool like Xcode on Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan, macOS 10.12 Sierra and macOS 10.13 High Sierra.

Plex-PlexConnect-OpenPlex on Mac OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan beta 1

Plex icon with Apple TV logoPlexPlexConnect and OpenPlex are running on Mac OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan beta 1. On October 27, 2015, Apple released Mac OS X 10.11.2 El Capitan beta 1 (build number 15C27e, ‘pre-release’). I positively tested it with an Apple TV 3 running on Apple TV 7.2 software. Find more about Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan on Apple’s Website. I had NOT to re-install OpenPlex. The OS X El Capitan 10.11.2 update improves the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac. The focus areas are Graphics, Mail, Wi-Fi, Calendar, USB, Notes, Photos and Spotlight.

Plex-PlexConnect-OpenPlex on Mac OS X 10.11.1 El Capitan

Plex icon with Apple TV logoPlexPlexConnect and OpenPlex are running on Mac OS X 10.11.1 El Capitan. On October 21, 2015, Apple released Mac OS X 10.11.1 El Capitan (build number 15B42, ‘final release’). I positively tested it with an Apple TV 3 running on Apple TV 7.2 software. Find more about Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan on Apple’s Website. I had NOT to re-install OpenPlex like with beta 1beta 2beta 3 and beta 4. The OS X El Capitan 10.11.1 update improves the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac, and is recommended for all users.