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Steps to setup your chromecast for the first time

Author: Veronica Murray
by Veronica Murray
Posted: Mar 23, 2017
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Google Play Android application and content ecosystem hosts thousands of fantastic and interesting apps, services, and games. But for a while all these can be accessed only on a smartphone or tablet and on Chrome browser on a computer or if you had a smart TV. Then Apple cleverly hit the market with its Apple Tv solution to leverage its own content onto the big screen. The solution of Google was ridiculously humble with the competing streaming devices.

You can play games, mirror your PC display to your TV screen, stream audio and video both, and much more. The best thing about Chromecast platform is that it has open source nature.

Here are some of the tips and tricks for your Google Chromecast that you should try and you can also take help from www Chromecast Setup:

Mirror Chrome on your HDTVIf you have Google Chrome browser, you can mirror everything which is displaying inside the Chrome tab onto your HDTV’s display using Chromecast. All you need to do is to make sure that all the devices are connected to same network. Just click on the cast icon at upper right corner of Chrome when you see it.

Make your Smartphone a TV RemoteChromecast uses HDMI-CEC technology which lets the user products like smartphones, interact with the things like HDTV once the dongle is connected and plugged to power source. You need to go to the settings of HDTV to ensure that the feature is enabled. Then you need to do Chromecast App Download into your smartphone and that’s it.

VLC for ChromecastChromecast is just awesome. But in 2015 it got even more better when it got support for VLC media player. VLC is an open source media player on web and it supports more video codecs than any other solution.

Use Real Player CloudReal player cloud converts everything in the back end. It means now you don’t need to bother about codecs. All you need is membership, application, some uploaded video content and then you can begin streaming on device which is connected to a network connection including Chromecast.

Turn Chromecast into Budget Sonos SystemChromecast can be used to stream music from your smartphone wirelessly to the best and the biggest speakers of your house. All you need is HDMI to VGA adapter that must have an audio output. Once you have all the gizmos, connect adapter to your Chromecast, plug it in to HDTV and connect a wore from your speaker and connect it to audio output of the adaptor.

Get All Cast

If you want something which is absolutely free, then All Cast is for you. This application is available as download from Google Play and as browser plug-in in Firefox. Once installed you can stream whatever you want.

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Working Author in Chromecast Helpline, which brings all the insights on Chromecast. Get all the latest news and updates regarding Chromecast, like new channels, collaborations and more. You can also Call us on toll free 1-844-305-0086.

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  • janetevans  -  2 years ago

    Nice information

Author: Veronica Murray

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