How to cast: A quick start guide

Can't wait to cast? Get started with the quick start guide, or use these simple steps:

Step 1. Plug in your Chromecast device

  1. Plug Chromecast into your TV.
  2. Connect the USB power cable to your Chromecast.
  3. Plug the other end of the USB power cable into the included power adapter, then plug it into a wall outlet.

Note: Only use the provided AC adapter.

Step 2. Download the Google Home app

On your mobile device or tablet, download the Home app .

Step 3. Set up Chromecast

Follow the Chromecast setup instructions.

Step 4. Cast content

Learn how to cast from Chrome or Chromecast-enabled apps to your TV. For more help with Android phones, go to Cast music & video from your phone to a device.

Note: If your device restarts while you were casting, try casting your content again.

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