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I'm perplexed by tech! That is why I decided to create this site and hopefully share information that helped me make life easier. Stay tuned for more tips and tutorials!

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Part 5 - Restoring the Plex database

Now that you finished Part 4 - Restoring Rclone and Plexdrive configuration, all that is needed is restore the Plex database - and you won't even notice your server has changed.

Part 4 - Restoring Rclone and Plexdrive configuration

You finished Part 3 - Installing Plex, Rclone and Plexdrive, now let's restore your personal settings.

Part 3 - Installing Plex, Rclone and Plexdrive

You have installed all upgrades and made the VPS your own in Part 2 - Updating the VPS.

Part 2 - Updating the VPS

You have prepared your backup script in Part 1 - How to restore your VPS in minutes, and your two backups (Plex database and VPS settings) are safely stored in the (Google) cloud.

Part 1 - How to restore your VPS in minutes

If you are anything like me, you like to play with your VPS. Perhaps you like to reinstall it occasionally, or change to a new provider, or repair a corrupted server. I personally reinstall my VPS so often, that I can follow the guide almost blindly and be back to the original state in less than an hour.

Part 2 - Using CloudFlare with Plex

You finished Part 1 - Enabling CloudFlare. Now we'll set it up to work with Plex.

Part 1 - Enabling CloudFlare

CloudFlare - you probably heard of it, but what exactly is it? And more importantly, do you need it?