Google Chromecast is a portable and economical device to stream media to your HDTV from your computer, mobile or tablet by using your home Wi-Fi network. It connects your smartphones with your amazing big screen to watch movies and shows, listen to music and much more by sitting in your living room. Chromecast is the best and popular way to entertain by streaming media.
Chromecast stick has a very sleek design but sometimes it becomes difficult to fit the device in HDMI port on the back side of TV due to less space. It can damage your device. To solve this problem it has been replaced to round shaped device, attached with flexible cable. Now you can easily place your Chromecast device behind the TV and protects it from damage.
While this device is easy to use, it seems little difficult when you use it for the first time. With some guide, which is available on Chromecast support you can easily setup this device and can enjoy its features. Chromecast com setup will help us to install the device. Here are some steps which can help you to install and use Chromecast.
Step- 1. Plug in your device:
First of all take your Chromecast device out of the box and plug it into the HDMI port of your HDTV and powered it through USB port. It is very simple to plug the device. If there is less space you can use round shaped device instead of stick. If your TV has not USB port then you have to connect your Chromecast to its adapter, and plug it into power plug.
Step- 2. Switch the TV input to the Chromecast device:
Switch your HDTV input to your Chromecast device. Now your HDTV will show a message ‘Set Me Up’ on your screen and also show a URL to start the setup. Setup Chromecast will give us all information regarding installation.
Step- 3. Download Chromecast App:
Google Chromecast has developed iOS, Windows, Mac and Android apps for its setup. You can go to Google com Chromecast setup or Chromecast Setup on your computer to install this app. You can also install this app from Google Play or iTunes app store.
Step-4. Run the app and select Chromecast:
This app will detect all the Chromecasts nearby automatically. Now you can select the Chromecast from the list to work with your Wi-Fi connection. You can take help from Chromecast help if you face any type of problem during setup.
Step-5. Chromecast code:
When you select the Chromecast, your device will try to connect it. The four character code will appear on the screen, it should match the code with your device in the setup software. If the code is same then click the correct box to step forward.
Step-6. Name your Chromecast:
It is optional. If you want to change the name of your Chromecast, you can change it from here. You do not have to change it if you are comfortable with ChromecastXXXX. Anyone who has more than one Chromecast they should change the name.
Step-7. Put you Wi-Fi information:
The app will connect to your device’s current Wi-Fi network automatically. You have to enter the password of your Wi-Fi network and it will log onto that network. Now you are able to start streaming to your device.
Step-8. Use your Chromecast device:
Now your Chromecast device is ready to use. You can start streaming from your mobile or computer to your big screen and can enjoy your favorite shows, music, sports and browse web. You can get more information regarding setup from Chromecast setup. After installing your Chromecast device you can stream media with great speed and with good quality