As an alternative to the Miracast feature or Screen mirroring, enjoy casting your photos, videos and TV shows, music and other streaming services using your Android™ or iOS Apple mobile device or using the Google Chrome browser on your computer.
This article defines what and how to use the Chromecast built-in (Google Cast) feature using the Google Chrome browser or using Chromecast-enabled (Google Cast-enabled) web sites or apps.
- What is Chromecast built-in?
Chromecast built-in is a technology that lets you cast your favorite entertainment and apps from your mobile device, tablet or computer right to your TV or speakers.
NOTE: To know more about Chromecast built-in, you can visit the Official Chromecast built-in web site.
- How to use Chromecast built-in to your Android TV
NOTE: Additional troubleshooting steps are available if you encounter these symptoms when using the Chromecast built-in feature:
Android TV is not being detected as a Chromecast built-in device. The Cast icon is not being bon the mobile device , or even if it is displayed, Cast does not work.
If the Chromecast built-in function of Android TV does not work after doing the troubleshooting above, check these settings to make sure the Google Cast Receiver app is not disabled in Android TV.
- Press the HOME button on the remote.
- Select Settings.
- Select Apps in the TV category.
- Under the Apps, select System app.
- Under the System app, select Google Cast Receiver.
- Set it to Enable.
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