Google Chromecast Tv;Complete Guide You Must Know

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Google Chromecast Tv.One of the things that we all like the most is to watch television programs or movies, one of the most functional tools to do this in the best way is with Google’s Chromecast. With these we will be able to see anything that is on our phone or computer, here you will see how you can configure it.

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  1. What are the essential requirements to start using Chromecast?
  2. How to connect and set up Chromecast for use with Google TV on a computer?
    1. On Windows PCs
    2. On Mac PCs
  3. What features does Google TV and Chromecast offer on a computer?
    1. Send and view videos, photos or music
    2. Share computer screen to TV
  4. How can I activate the function of sending content?
  5. What are the options to send content to the TV through Chromecast?
    1. Send a Chrome tab
    2. ‘Send desktop’ to display full screen
    3. ‘Send file’ type image, audio or video to full screen
  6. How to solve the most frequent problems when using the computer with Chromescast?
    1. I don’t see the option to activate the Streamcast
    2. router incompatibility
    3. Unable to share content
    4. error codes
    5. Low definition in the image

What are the essential requirements to start using Chromecast?

In order to use any product or program , we must meet some requirement. In the case of the Chromecast app for phones and tablets, they must have at least Android 6.0 to the latest version, in iOS it is version 12 to the latest.

In the case of hardware and bandwidth requirements, they must be at least HDCP 1.3 or later. If you want to watch some content in 4K resolution, you will have to have HDCP 2.2 or newer so that you can watch this content without problems.

How to connect and set up Chromecast for use with Google TV on a computer?

In order for you to be able to watch the content from your PC on your TV with Chromecast, you will have to connect and configure your PC to the TV. To achieve this, pay attention to the indications that we will give you.

On Windows PCs

If the computer you use has a Windows system, there is a process. You just have to follow the steps you will see below:

  1. You must have Chrome installed on your PC and it must be updated to the latest version.
  2. Connect the Chromecast and the computer to the same WiFi network.
  3. Then in the Chrome tab you’re going to click on the three dots that are on the right side of the screen and you’re going to click on ‘Cast’ and whatever’s on the PC will show up on the TV.

On Mac PCs

On your Mac you are going to enter the Chromecast website and download and install the application that asks you there. Then you have to choose what type of device you have here and you will be able to configure the application . On your PC and on the TV there will be a code and you have to make sure that it is the same in both places.

After this, you just have to choose the WiFi network that your Chromecast will connect to . This way you will be able to play anything you have on your PC on your TV.

What features does Google TV and Chromecast offer on a computer?

The Chromecast offers a good number of functions that are essential when it comes to viewing content that is on the computer on a TV.

Send and view videos, photos or music

One of the things that you will be able to do is view the photos, videos and listen to the music that you have stored on your computer. This is very good and advantageous as you can watch movies and many other things that you have on PC in the most comfortable way possible.

Share computer screen to TV

Another of the things that you will be able to do is to share the screen of your PC to the screen. This works in the event that you are in a video game from the PC and you want other people in the house to see how you play.

How can I activate the function of sending content?

In case you want to send the content from your PC to your TV you will have to activate this function in this way:

  1. You have to enter the Google Chrome browser on your PC
  2. You are going to find the page you want to see on TV
  3. Finally, click on the three points on the right side, here will be the ‘Transmit’ option and with this you will be able to send the content to your screen

What are the options to send content to the TV through Chromecast?

When sending the content to your screen , you will have three options to choose from with which you can see your content on your TV.

Send a Chrome tab

The main one is the Chrome tabs, you will be able to show any of the browser tabs on your TV.

‘Send desktop’ to display full screen

Another of the things that you will be able to show is the desktop of your PC. In this way you will be able to show whatever you are doing on the computer to the screen.

‘Send file’ type image, audio or video to full screen

Another of the things that you will be able to do is send video or MP3 files so that you can see and listen to them from the television .

How to solve the most frequent problems when using the computer with Chromescast?

As you might expect, these kinds of tools are always buggy . That is why we are going to tell you how you can solve them.

I don’t see the option to activate the Streamcast

If this is the problem, you need to make sure that Chrome is updated to the latest version. So that you do not present this problem anymore, you can set this option in the Chrome options bar.

router incompatibility

In case you cannot connect it to your home WiFi network , you will have to restart the router. You are also going to restart the Chromecast . In this way the problem will be solved.

Unable to share content

If you can’t cast any content , you have to make sure the PC is connected to the same network as the Chromecast. Otherwise, join them to the same network.

error codes

In case any type of code error is displayed, you will have to go to the Chromecast help page .

Low definition in the image

It is possible that the definition of the image is very low, you will have to improve this in the Chromecast settings. You have to enter ‘Screen and sound’ there you can make the relevant changes.

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