To know how to setup Chromecast on Windows 10. Chromecast does what the name suggests. It casts your laptop on any device you choose to cast it on. Once you start using it, there is no going back for you. You would be able to have those movie nights together without getting uncomfortable with everyone watching that one little laptop screen. You can now watch movies, matches, etc, on a rather bigger screen like your TV which you can watch from every corner of the room. Chromecast is an easy device to use and setup, and as said earlier once you get into it there is no going back.
Know about the steps of how to setup Chromecast on Windows 10 read below the whole document:
Now what you need to do to experience this comfort is a little effort. Keep your Chromecast device close, have a windows 10 installed in your laptop/desktop nearby, open your Chrome browser and let’s get started!
Steps to setup Chromecast on Windows 10:
Step-1 – Go to the link – google.com/chrome on your PC in case you are not using a google chrome browser. You must have realized from the name, we need only and only a google chrome browser.
Step-2 – Now, go to google.com on the chrome browser and type ‘install Chromecast extension’. Open a link that appeals to you. Now to setup Chromecast on Windows 10 we need to download the Chromecast device on your Windows 10 firstly.
Step-3 – Now click on ‘Install google Chromecast extension for your chrome browser and download the file.
Step-4 – After it is done, a Google Chromecast window will pop up in front of you. At the top right corner, there would be an option of adding it to your chrome browser. Add it to your chrome browser by selecting that option.
Step-5 – Now, your Windows 10 laptop is ready to stream videos on your TV. To do this, you first need to change the channel of your TV to an appropriate HDMI channel.
Step-6 – On your chrome browser in windows 10, you would see a button on the top right corner. It looks like a square. You click on it and it will show you some network options and the device you want to stream your videos on. You are free to make your appropriate choices.
Step-7 – Now is the fun part. Go to youtube.com on your Chrome browser. Choose your favorite video that you have been waiting to watch on your TV. Yes, it is essential.
Step-8 – Click on that square now, the square that means cast for us. What do you see? Your favorite video playing on your TV immediately? Yes. you did it.
Through these steps now you know better about how to setup Chromecast on Windows 10.
Things to keep in mind while setup Chromecast on windows 10.
Here are a few things you need to keep in mind when you cast your videos on TV-
- You can only use the Chromecast device for casting from a chrome browser. If you do not have it, unfortunately, download it from the above link.
- You necessarily have to connect your laptop and your TV with the same internet network. This is a privilege your devices take for themselves to detect each other. Connecting them to different networks would not work. Do not even try it. It will only waste your time, energy, and effort.
- If your TV is running on a normal cable channel, it would never work. You would need to switch to the appropriate HDMI channel for this to work.
Just a few steps, a few things to keep in mind, and a few minutes, that is all you need to do to setup Chromecast on Windows 10. Gather the appropriate material and avail yourself of all the comforts technology is providing. Go on casting and watch your favorite show or movie or whatever you like on TV and Thank us later!
Woohoo, now you know all about how to setup Chromecast on Windows 10.
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