Chromecast is used to cast movies and videos playing on your PCs to Televisions. You have to project your computer screens on TV using Miracast. With the help of different methods, you can setup a chrome cast on windows 10 computer.
What is Required to Setup Chromecast On Windows 10 PC
Chromecast is a device to set up with any other device such as iPhone, Mac, iPad, tablets and Android phones. You can easily set up Chromecast by understanding the requirements of Chromecast.
- Google Chromecast Device.
- Windows 10 Computer.
- Google Chrome Browser Installed on your Computer.
If you prepared all the above things then you can move further. Firstly, you have to plug the Chromecast device with your TV. Afterward, set up Chromecast with window 10 on your computer.
Setup Chromecast on Windows 10 Computer
By following the steps below you will be able to setup Chromecast on your window 10 system.
Find the HDMI port on your home TV then plug the end of HDMI wire into the HDMI port. And the other end plugs into the USB power adapter.
Then with the help of TV remote change the source of the TV. Set the source of TV from TV to HDMI1.
In many remote controls, you have to press the source or input button continuously. Until TV screen changes from HDMI1TO HDMI2.
Chromecast device is now set up with your tv. Now it is time to set up the Chromecast device with windows10 system. Below, some steps are mentioned to help you to set up Chromecast with windows 10.
Now you need to install google chrome browser on your system. If you do not have a chrome browser then go to the official website of google chrome and install chrome browser.
Now its time to setup Chromecast by using the computer link.
Now you will see the privacy and terms agreement, you have agreed with these terms and condition by clicking on the accept button.
Now your webpage showing you available Chromecast devices that are connected to your Wi-Fi connection.
If your computer failed to find the Chromecast device. Then you have to switch your Wi-Fi connection on your computer from 2.4 to 5 GHz.
Then click on the ‘set me up’ button.
Now go to the Wi-Fi icon which is placed at the right corner of the taskbar and then click on Chromecast’s open Wi-Fi network.
Afterward, click on the Next button.
If the code appearing on your window screens matching with the code appearing on your TV screens, then click on the ‘yes’ arrow.
Now you have to enter the name for your Chromecast. And then click on ‘looks good’ arrow.
Now you have to set your Wi-Fi settings. Select your network and then enter the password and then click on ‘connect’.
Then ‘ready to cast!’ screen will show on your PCs.
Not your setup is ready to cast anything on your Home TV.
How to Cast Videos, Movies From Computer to TV
You can cast videos or movies playing on your Home TV with the help of a Windows 10 computer.
- Go to the browser on your Windows 10 computer.
- Now select a video from your favorite website that you want to watch on a large screen of your Home TV.
- Now click on the cast icon which is situated on the top right corner of your browser.
- Now you can enjoy video playing on your TV.