In this segment we are going to "Install Plex Media Server on Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ inside DietPi"
What is DietPi ?
DietPi is extremely lightweight operating system, start at 400MB in size (3x lighter than 'Raspbian Lite'). With features of low process/memory footprint and DietPi-RAMlog installed by default, DietPi allows you to get the maximum performance from your device.
Equipment RequiredRaspberry Pi 3 Model B +
Micro SD Card "Minimum 4 GB"
Ethernet Cord for LAN Connection
Optional :Raspberry Pi Case
What is Plex Media Server ?
Plex is a client-server media player system and software suite comprising two main components. The Plex Media Server desktop application runs on Windows, macOS and Linux-compatibles including some types of NAS devices.
The server desktop application organizes video, audio and photos from a user's collections and from online services, enabling the players to access and stream the contents. There are also official clients available for mobile devices, smart TVs, and streaming boxes, a web app, and Plex Home Theater (no longer maintained), as well as many third-party alternatives.
Package Required to Install1. File Server : You can Install any one of the File Server from the List.
2. Plex Media Server
Access Web Interface- url = http://localhost:32400/web "where 'localhost' is your DietPi IP Address."
Accessing NAS Server
In my case \\192.168.1.73
- Default Password : dietpi
Change Samba password
Now, You are ready to use Plex Media Server as your own Personal Storage space on Cloud. Enjoy using it and share your thoughts.