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6/14/19
Why the cast icon is not shown in the iPhone real device but it is showing in the iPhone simulator? 0 Recommended Answers 3 Replies 4 Upvotes
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When I run my app in the iPhone simulator, the cast button is visible and showing the nearest cast devices, but when I try to run my app in the real device(iPhone), the cast button is not visible.
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6/15/19
Hello, Welcome to the Chromecast Help Community
 
Try each of the following before moving on to the next:
  • Turn your iOS device OFF and back ON
  • Are you using the Google Home app  that replaced the Chromecast app?
  • Are your Apple devices on current Minimum system requirement?
  • Turn on Bluetooth:
    1. On the home screen, tap Settings > Bluetooth.
    2. Make sure the slider is On (toggled to the right and green).
    3. Close out of Settings and return to the Google Home app .
  • Reboot your router
  • Make sure you power the Chromecast device with the provided power supply into an open electrical outlet, not using a USB input on your TV or other device.
  • Check your Apple Wifi settings
  • Your Apple device, Chromecast device and Wi-Fi Router should be within ~15 feet (4 meters) of each other. 
  • Reboot Google Home app on your Apple device > tap on Devices  > tap the Cog Wheel > tap on the three stacked dots in the top right corner > tap Reboot
  • Conduct a factory data reset on your Chromecast device.
  • Try Chromecast on the SAME 2.4 (Chromecast 1st gen requirement) Ghz frequency wifi router band as your iOS devices
  • See original post by Google employee about other settings.
IF NO RESOLVE after trying steps above.
 
Conduct a Factory Data Reset
https://support.google.com/chromecast/answer/6254654?hl=en
 
Make sure your Chromecast device is powered aat a wall outlet with the supplied power adapter
 
Next, re-setup your device
 
https://support.google.com/chromecast/answer/2998456?co=GENIE.Platform%3DiOS&hl=en&oco=0
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11/17/19
None of this works. My chrome cast is effectively dead as no cast button can be found
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11/21/19
crap answer.  I have found the following to also work:
1) restart the microwave
2) open dishwasher
3) blow your nose
4) flush the toilet

Google - you suck !

I have chromecast that
1) works without problem on Netflix app
2) YouTube have to try the cast icon a few times before the chromecast device shows in the list - the Samsung TV device always in the list
3) Google play must - no cast icon. I do have Apple air icon though - and it can stream to Samsung. 

Bottom line: Chromecast rocks when it works. 
Google - fail on your homework.  Maybe you should ask the Netflix guys how they make it work.
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