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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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Chromecast no soud coming out

I m 68 and not too good to all of this. Up til this morning my HD TV was working find (image and sound).Sound stopped suddenly in a middle of a program.Troubleshooting:1 ) check the sound bar of tv if it was still plugged in - fine2 ) I checked the i...

DanPelt by Community Member
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Cursor not showing when casting

I would like to re-open the original post i'm facing the same issues, the cursor is not showing no matter what i try...

Lucam92 by Community Member
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Chromecast needs activation

I recently (July 2022) bought a new Chromecast and could not set it up using my Pixel phone running the latest Google Home software. It kept telling that the device needed to be activated and sending me to a help page to download some Google Device U...

Nomad by Community Member
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Chromecast with Google TV not loading applications

Hey allMy chromecast with google tv has decided to not load any of the applications except for youtube, netflix and amazon prime. Whenever you attempt to load any of the others it says there is a connection error, even though I can access it off my p...


How come when using my iPhone only certain apps will cast to my tv?

Twins by Community Member
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Chromecast with Google TV: HDR only works for certain content

I just got my Chromecast with GTV yesterday. I've noticed that when I play 4K HDR content, only some of it will actually play in HDR. About my setup: For Dynamic Range, my format preference is set to HDR. Also, I have it set to only output HDR when p...

Resolved! I can't play explicit songs on my Chromecast Audio

hello,I've had this issue for some time. I want to play all music in my YouTube Music Super Mix. There are explicit "E" songs in that playlist. They are skipped when I play it over my ChromeCast Audio. Steps I've taken1. Removed all filters in Digita...

Punchy06 by Community Member
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Resolved! Browser on Chromecast with Google TV

I'm about to cut the cord.I know that I can download browsers from the app store. Any preference for a specific browser?I know that smart TVs have included browsers. I wonder which TVs have good internal browsers. I suppose Samsung, LG & Sony. I wond...

MacNerd by Community Member
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