Plex Accounts

A Plex Account is basically your personal identity for things associated with Plex. You use it to log into the plex.tv website, the support forums, and Plex Apps; it holds your Plex It! Queue items; you can share Servers based on Plex Accounts; and more.

The Plex website will allow you to manage your Plex Account. You can use the top menubar on the plex.tv website to access Plex Account features.

Sign in to an Existing Plex Account

Click the Sign In button in the menubar to bring up the page to let you sign in to your Plex Account.

For the Username box, you can enter your Plex Account username, Forum username, or the email address associated with your account.

Sign Up for a New Plex Account

Click the Sign Up button in the menubar to bring you to a form where you can create a new Plex Account.

  • Username: Choose a username for your account. This will be the name displayed on forum posts and it will be the name shown to friends of you share your Server.
  • Email Address: Enter your email address. Be sure to double-check that you entered it correctly!
  • Password: Enter a password for your account.
  • Birthday: Enter your date of birth. (This is used for COPPA compliance.)
  • Terms of Service: Confirm that you agree to the Terms of Service.

Forgot Your Password?

If you've forgotten your password and need to have it reset, you can find a Forgot your password? link on the Sign In or Sign Up pages.

Enter your email address and submit the form. If the address matches an existing Plex Account, an email will be sent that contains instructions on resetting the account password.

Emails

Didn't Receive Confirmation Instructions?

If you've signed up for a Plex Account but haven't yet confirmed your email, you can find a Didn't receive confirmation instructions? link on the Sign In or Sign Up pages.

Enter your email address and submit the form. If the address matches an existing Plex Account, an email will be sent that contains confirmation instructions for the account.

Didn't Receive Unlock Instructions?

If your Plex Account has become locked, you should receive an email with unlock instructions. If needed, you can find a Didn't receive unlock instrucitons? link on the Sign in or Sign Up pages.

Enter your email address and submit the form. If the address matches an existing Plex Account, an email will be sent that contains confirmation instructions for the account.

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