The Google Chromecast is a small USB type device that allows users to stream online content by sharing the interface from one device to another — your computer or mobile phone to your HDTV. “There are movies that are meant for the big screen, they should be seen that way. Its setup is as easy as purchasing it.Get GarageBand for Windows Free Download Now
What’s inside the Chromecast box ?
Inside the Chromecast box. You will find a Google Chromecast, USB cable, an HDMI extender., and a power adapter.
What do you need?
You just need the followings to enter into the procedure of setting up a Google Chromecast.
2. A stable WIFI connection.
3. A smartphone or a computer.
How to setup Chromecast ?
1. Plug in the Chromecast into the HDTV.
The first step is to insert a small end of the USB cable into a Chromecast. Next, connect the Chromecast to the HDMI ports. If for any reason, the Chromecast cannot be reached to the HDMI port, use the HDMI extender. But some TV devices don’t come with a USB port, in this case, Google supplies the wall adapter. You can insert the Chromecast in the adapter and then to any running socket. Once the device is plugged in successfully, you will be shown a message on your smart T.V to install the Google Home app.Get GarageBand for IOS
2. Downloading the Google Home App/Extension on the Mobile/computer.
You can control the Chromecast either by a mobile, computer or both. So, the second step is to download the google home app on your mobile or pc. Note that you will need a Google extension to run Chromecast. After you have installed the app successfully, it’s the time to connect your Chromecast.
3. Connect the Chromecast to the Device.
The Chromecast comes up with the various versions. The newest one is the Chromecast Ultra or Second-Generation Chromecast. It can be connected with HDTV using both the Bluetooth and the WI-FI. However, a dongle shaped Chromecast will only be connected using WI-FI.
The Chromecast attached to the HDTV will generate an ad-hoc WIFI network. Next step is to open your Wi-Fi settings on your mobile and connect to that WIFI network created.
4. The configuration of your Chromecast
After you are connected to the network, click on the button on the top left corner on your mobile screen.
There are some short steps left:
After that step, your Chromecast configured on your mobile will show the disclaimer “Needs Setup”. By clicking on that panel. You will be redirected to the next step.
2.Matching the codes:
A 4-digit code appears on your smartphone screen, if it matches the code on the HDTV, tap “I SEE IT “
By doing that you can view anything from smartphone/computer to HDTV.