Cast your computer screen

You can display your entire computer screen using Chrome on Mac, Windows, and Chrome OS.

Note: To play the audio on your TV, use a Windows computer.

  1. On your computer, open Chrome.
  2. At the top right, click More More and then Cast.
  3. Click Sources Down Arrow.
  4. Click Cast desktop.
  5. Choose the Chromecast device where you want to watch the content.

Cast from Chromecast-enabled apps to your TV

  1. Make sure the mobile device, tablet or computer you are using to cast is on the same Wi-Fi network as your Chromecast or TV with Chromecast built-in.
  2. Open a Chromecast-enabled app.
  3. Tap the Cast button Inactive cast extension Note: The Cast button isn’t located in the same place on all Chromecast-enabled apps.
  4. Tap the device you’d like to cast to.
  5. When you’re connected, the Cast button will turn color, letting you know you’re connected.
  6. You can now cast videos, movies and TV shows directly to your TV.
  7. To stop casting, tap the Cast button and then Disconnect.