Casting a Chrome tab or entire desktop

You can use a Chromecast device to show a Chrome tab or your screen on your TV.

You can show most web content. Some plugins won't work, like Silverlight, QuickTime, and VLC.

To show your screen on your TV, you’ll need:

Cast your entire Android screen

  1. Make sure your mobile phone or tablet is on the same Wi-Fi network as your Chromecast device.
  2. Open the Google Home app Google Home app.
  3. Tap the device you want to cast your screen to.
  4. Tap Cast my screen  and then Cast screen.

Cast videos and media

On the video or media you're watching, click Cast Cast. For example, learn how to cast from YouTube.

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