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Fun at the hotel or Adventures with the Roku box, and Plex Media Server

So, I had some fun playing with the hotel’s TV system tonight, and just wanted to document what I did; just in the off-chance someone else, runs into a similar issue.

Also, it is important to read, and know what the rules and regulations are, concerning the hotel’s TV system, and know, that by tampering with it, there may be liabilities involved.

The story begins, when the wife and I want to make a getaway, for the day, to a hotel, just to hang out, with one another. We figured we would go to a hotel, and watch some TV and movies together. The best option for us watching TV, was to bring our Roku box, and stream shows that I have on my Plex Media Server at home; as opposed to paying $18.00 a show at the hotel.

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