Question: What do you need to connect Chromecast?

How do you hook up Chromecast?

Step One: Plug In Your Chromecast and Download the Google Home App. Plug your Chromecast into your TV and download the Google Home app on your phone or tablet. Open the Google Home app and tap the devices button in the upper right-hand corner. Tap “Set Up” under the option for your Chromecast and follow the prompts.

Do you need a Google account to use Chromecast?

Chromecast requires a wireless network. If you want to use the Netflix, YouTube, HBO, Google Play, or other streaming service features, you need to have accounts set up for those as well. Use Android or iOS phones and tablets—as well as computers and laptops—to control Chromecast.

How do I connect my Chromecast to a normal TV?

Plug your Chromecast into the TV Use the HDMI lead from your Chromecast to plug it into the back of your TV. Then put the USB into either your TV as well, or into a power supply. Ensure that both the Chromecast device and the PC or smartphone youll use to set it up are connected to the same Wi-Fi network.

Can Chromecast work with mobile data?

Chromecast requires a network; either WiFi or Ethernet if you buy the optional adapter. It doesnt support mobile data directly. If your phone will make a WiFi Hotspot, thats not a supported configuration, but, some people have reported that it works fine.

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