Google assists you a lot in simplifying your life on the internet. It ranges from the emails to the online storage (Google Drive) to the news, and digital maps. On the other hand, it might as well take possession of your TV making use of its Chromecast, which is a video streaming dongle that achieved a colorful conversion in the year 2015 as well as the 4K “Ultra” upgrade past year.
The Chromecast streaming device from Google was on the top of Amazon’s listing of the best-selling electronics for 2 years straight up until Amazon halted the vending of those streaming gadgets that don’t offer Amazon Video. But you don’t need to worry since the device is still obtainable straight from Google, along with other top stores such as Best Buy, Walmart, Staples, and Target.
Whilst the ultraportable gadget is really a plug & play device, but there are some tricks and tip that we would like to share with you today, which are going to turn casting even more supernatural.
There is a lot of amazing content that you might be able to find on Facebook Live that is going to look even more beautiful after they are taken to the big screen. To convey the Facebook Live recording to your television, ensure that the device you are going to cast from as well as the TV is connected to the same Wi-Fi network. Then click open the Facebook Live broadcast and tap over the Cast icon which is provided on the screen.
In case you make use of the Google Slides, you might be able to display your presentation using Chromecast as the Google Cast is assembled into Google Chrome. While using this feature on Windows 10, you came across the cast to device not working error earlier, which has now been resolved. You need to click on the “Present” option provided on the top-right corner of your presentation, choose the “Present on another screen” option, and then choose the desirable Chromecast device.
Utilize your personal images—or select out of the Google’s collection of stunning art, scenery photography, and satellite pictures—to turn up on the background of your Chromecast. Within Google’s Home application, you need to open the Devices tab and choose the Chromecast which you would like to customize. On the right side top corner, click on the hamburger menu and choose the Backdrop Settings. Inside, you will be able to choose a photo out of Facebook albums, Google Photos, or Flickr, or weather, choose to get news, art, or satellite pictures.
In case you would like to watch anything on your TV but don’t require the sound to distract the other people inside the room, then you may download the LocalCast application for Android. It allows you to cast the video to your TV whilst keeping the audio part of the device you are using. Click on “Route audio to phone” given on the “Now Playing” window, and get the headphones working.