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Jul 18, 2020
Quick How to PlexGuide for New poeple

What is PlexGuide:

Functional Use

Deploys multiple programs/apps and functional within 10 - 30 seconds
Deploy PlexGuide on a remote machine, local machine, VPS, or virtual machines
Deploy PlexGuide utilizing Google's GSuite for unlimited space or through the solo or multiple HD editions
Deploys a Reverse Proxy (Traefik) so you can obtain https:// certificates on all your containers
Backup and Restore data through your Google Drive
Aligns data and ports for efficiency
Deploys with a simple installer and a GUI like interface (commands do not have to be typed out)

Step:1) Download Ubuntu 18.04 Server ISO file or Debian 9

Ubuntu 18.04:
Download the Ubuntu 18.04 Server ISO file from the Ubuntu official web site:

Debian 9:
Download the Debian 9 ISO file from the Debian official web site:
Debian 9
(If any of the hardware in your system requires non-free firmware to be loaded with the device driver, you can use one of the tarballs of common firmware packages or download an unofficial image including these non-free firmwares. Instructions how to use the tarballs and general information about loading firmware during an installation can be found in the Installation Guide (see below the Documentation below).)

Once the file is downloaded then burn it either into USB or DVD and make it Bootable. In Case you have downloaded the iso file in Ubuntu desktop then refer the following:

This will work on both Ubuntu and Debian

Step:2) Read the Installation Guide

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Server (Bionic Beaver) Installation Guide with Screenshots

Debian 9 ‘stretch’ Installation Guide with Screenshots:

(I would not install GUI: A GUI takes up system resources (memory and processor) that are used for server-oriented tasks.

(Step:4 of Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Server (Bionic Beaver) Installation Guide and Step:5 of Debian 9 ‘stretch’ Installation Guide,
I would follow plex_noob steps at:

Step:3 PG Install Instructions

Read and follow Admin9705 Guild

For new people:
I would use PG 8.7.5 and I would not recommend PGX at this time. It is still going thur alot of testing. Now if you would like to help them out with test, they would love to hear your feed back on it.

Useful links:
PlexGuide videos
PlexGuide Wiki
How to ssh
To use WSL
Tech Guides at

How to Install a Desktop (GUI) on an Ubuntu Server

stilling working on this to help me deploy my pg.
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