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Plex ad skipping not working

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PLEX ad skipping no longer functioning correctly. If I attempt to skip an ad when playing back recorded video, the video restarts from the beginning of the video instead of moving to the next segment of the program after the ad. This feature still operates correctly if viewed on a PC using the PLEX software.

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makaiguy
Community Streaming Expert

Re: Plex ad skipping not working

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The channel owners create their own Roku channel apps, provide them to Roku, and maintain them. The only channels controlled by Roku are their own Roku Channel and Roku Media Player. For other channels, Roku just provides the platform on which they run.

Problems in how a particular channel operates should be directed to that channel, in this case to Plex.

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Streaming Stick+ 3810 | TCL Roku TV 43S245/C107X | Streaming Stick 3600

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makaiguy
Community Streaming Expert

Re: Plex ad skipping not working

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The channel owners create their own Roku channel apps, provide them to Roku, and maintain them. The only channels controlled by Roku are their own Roku Channel and Roku Media Player. For other channels, Roku just provides the platform on which they run.

Problems in how a particular channel operates should be directed to that channel, in this case to Plex.

Roku Community Streaming Expert
I am not a Roku employee, only a user like you.
Streaming Stick+ 3810 | TCL Roku TV 43S245/C107X | Streaming Stick 3600

If this post solves your problem please help others find this answer by clicking "Accept as Solution.". Please only do this if it ACTUALLY solves your problem.

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HisSvt2
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Re: Plex ad skipping not working

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That is a Plex server issue you need to post in Plex support forums as recorded tv ad skip is a function of Plex media server not the Plex app.

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