I have rebooted both the modem and the mesh network. It's the mesh network I'm trying to connect the Chromecast to. I have factory reset the Chromecast. I have manually entered the wi-fi password and tried the automatic connection. The Android and the Chromecast will be connected to the same wi-fi. I am positively baffled. It keeps telling me it can't find a device to connect to the Home network. I've got the phone right next to the Chromecast. All other devices are working on the mesh network. I have the most recent version of the Google Home app and done a firmware update on the phone.
"No devices found. Make sure devices are turned on and available to connect."
What am I doing wrong????
Thanks for reaching out and sorry for the late response. I'd love to dig deeper into this.
A few questions — what type of Chromecast device do you have? What is the LED light status in your Chromecast? Is this the first time you're setting up your device?
Please try to toggle the WiFi off/on on your mobile phone and uninstall and reinstall the Google Home app. Rebooting the Chromecast and using a different mobile phone might also help.
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We ended up buying a new one. We were able to get it to screen share from the phone, but it would never connect to the network. So, I don't know how it's working, but it is. The other device we think was faulty.
Thanks for the swift reply and for keeping me in the loop. Is the new one working now? Would you like to continue troubleshooting your other device? If so, please let me know the LED light status in your Chromecast. Also, try to factory reset your Chromecast and set it up again in the Google Home app.
Keep me posted.
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