Reboot your Chromecast device

Rebooting (also called resetting) your Chromecast device may fix several issues. There are two ways to reboot (or reset) your Chromecast device:

Option 1 — 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 device and then Settings .
  4. At the top right, tap More More menu and then Reboot.

Option 2 — From the power source

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

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

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