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Need help with setup? Troubleshoot common Chromecast problems

Here are some steps I recommend to resolve issues during the setup of your Chromecast.Step 1: Things to check on your phone or tablet Turn on Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Turn off cellular/mobile data.This ensures your phone or tablet does not try to use mob...

David_K by Platinum Product Expert
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Resolved! Chromecast with Google TV not connecting to Wi-Fi

Hi all,I recently purchased a Google Chromecast with Google TV. I am not able to connect my Wi-Fi to the device. Even though the Wi-Fi works well, it shows Wi-Fi not available. Please give me Soloutions for this. Suresh

Sureshmani by Community Member
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Optimize with Full Screen

If I have Optimize fullscreen video chosen why do I get a prompt to do that every time? Will checking Dont Ask stop that but continue the optimization? I just DO NOT understand if I have chosen that, why it should ever prompt in the first place!!

808IUFan by Community Member
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Problem playing x265 via KODI with Chromecast with Google tv

Hi,I recently purchased a Chromecast with Google tv. I previously had a Xiaomi Mibox 3 and overall I'm happy with the much faster Chromecast.I use this one in particular to play videos stored on my Synology NAS via KODI.I have no problem playing x264...

Dragon548 by Community Member
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Resolved! Chromecast version mismatch

I am using a Chromecast device Gen 2. The Google Home app shows its firmware version as 1.56.291998.But the Chromecast release log by Google shows the current production firmware version for Gen 2 or 3 devices as 1.56.275994. (

Arvindp by Community Member
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Telstra TV Connect

I am trying to get my Samsung phone to mirror to tv via a Telstra TV3. I am failing miserably

RKH by Community Member
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Paramount Plus Live TV Voice

Is there any way using Assistant to tell my Chromecasts to stream the Live TV feature on Paramount Plus? I use Paramount to watch my morning news and if I could have my morning routine set up to stream the news to my tv without having to open the app...

Chromecast - Connected but something went wrong

Hi there. When connecting my Chromecast I get the message on my phone: “Chromecast is possibly configured, but we could not communicate with the device from your IPhone. Make sure that you activated local network access in your settings on your iPhon...

Samsung S9 No Longer Casting

I have Samsung S9 that was working perfectly a few days ago.. casting with no issues in everyway imaginable. Now I can't cast anything using my phone. I don't understand, I received a message saying my phone was not optimized when I used the "home" a...

Resolved! Linking Peacock tv

How do I link Peacock tv to my Chromecast? When I open up Peacock the Chromecast symbol is NOT there.

ArwynJean by Community Member
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Resolved! Chromcast

I just paid for a subscription for cast for chrome cast and i didnt realize my tv wasnt compatible with the app and was wondering what I need to do to cancel my subscription.

Houston96 by Community Member
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