Reboot your Chromecast device

Rebooting your Chromecast may fix several issues. There are 3 ways to reboot your Chromecast:

Chromecast, Chromecast Audio and Chromecast Ultra

 From the Google Home app

  1. Make sure your mobile device or tablet is connected to the same Wi-Fi as your Chromecast device. 
  2. Open the Google Home app Google Home app.
  3. Tap your Chromecast device. 
  4. At the top right corner, tap Settings Settings  More settings More  Reboot.

From the power source

 
  1. Unplug the power cable from the Chromecast device.
  2. Leave it unplugged for one minute.
  3. Plug the power cable back in.

Note: When you unplug the Chromecast from the TV’s HDMI port, it does not reboot the device. It must be disconnected from the power source in order to reboot.

Chromecast with Google TV

 From Google TV

  1. Using your Chromecast Voice Remote, in the upper right of your TV screen, select your profile and then Settings .
  2. Select System and then Restart and then Restart.

From the power source

  1. Unplug the power cable from Google TV. 
  2. Leave it unplugged for one minute.
  3. Insert the cable back into Google TV. 

Note: When you unplug Google TV from the TV’s HDMI port, it does not reboot the device. It must be disconnected from the power source in order to reboot.

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