Article ID : 00123028 / Last Modified : 09/21/2021

How do I use Chromecast Built-In (Google Cast) on my Android TV or Google TV?

    Chromecast built-in (Google Cast) lets you watch your favorite entertainment and apps from your mobile device or computer on your Android TV or Google TV. When you cast to the TV, it doesn't disconnect the internet connection or mirror content. This offers an advantage over Screen mirroring and Wi-Fi® Direct functions as can to cast content to the TV while you work in other apps or programs on your device.

    Before you start

    • The TV and mobile device or computer must be connected to the same Wi-Fi network.
    • The latest version of the Google Chrome or Microsoft® Edge® browser must be installed on the computer. To check the version:
      • Chrome → clickMoreHelpAbout Google Chrome.
      • Edge → click the Settings and More → Help and feedbackAbout Microsoft Edge.

    Cast content to the TV

    View the video that covers all types of content transfer or skip to the steps based on the type of casting desired.



    How to cast from your mobile device

    Cast the entire desktop, Google Chrome, or Microsoft Edge Browser tab from your computer

    Cast a media file using the browser

    Note: Refer to the official Chromecast built-in website   for more information.

     

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