How to cast: A quick start guide

Can't wait to start casting? Get started with these simple steps:

Step 1: Plug in your Chromecast device

Plug Chromecast into your TV, then connect the USB power cable to your Chromecast.Plug either the other end of the USB power cable into an open USB port on your TV OR into the included power adaptor, which you will then plug into a power socket.

Note: Only use the provided AC adaptor.

Step 2: Connect your Chromecast device

Double check that the Chromecast and the mobile device or tablet with which you are using to set up Chromecast are both on the same Wi-Fi network.

Step 3: Download the Google Home app

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

Step 4: Set up Chromecast

Follow these simple Chromecast setup instructions.

Step 5: Cast content

Learn how to cast from Chrome to your TV or cast from Chromecast-enabled apps to your TV. 

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