Can I use Google Cast in Incognito Mode?

Wondering whether you can open up a new incognito window in the Chrome browser and cast it to your Chomecast-enabled TV or monitor? The answer to that is “yes”. To enable this capability you simply go to your Chrome settings of ...

What media types are supported by Chromecast?

Developing an app that you’d like to integrate with Chromecast? You’ll need to know which media types and codecs are going to play nice with your application. According to Google, the following is a list of media files, codecs, and ...

Are there router requirements for Chromecast?

Thinking about picking up a Chromecast but aren’t sure if your wireless setup is equipped to handle such a device? Thankfully, Google’s little HDMI dongle works with a wide variety of routers, most of which do not require any special ...

Can I change my Chromecast Wi-Fi network?

Replace your router or change your network setup at home? Maybe you’re borrowing a friend’s Chromecast to see what the hype is all about. Whatever the case, you’re going to need to change the Wi-Fi network settings on the ...

Can I rename my Chromecast?

Need to rename your Chromecast device because you’ve moved it to a different room? Or, perhaps, you’ve added more Chromecasts to your setup and need better ways to identify them. No problem! Renaming a Chromecast device is not an ...

Can I move my Chromecast to a different TV?

Yes, of course! The beauty of this device is its simplicity. Once connected to your Wi-Fi network, you can feel free to plug the Chromecast into other televisions or monitors. While the Chromecast is highly portable and able to travel, you might ...

How do I cast from my browser to my TV?

It’s really quite easy to get going with this setup; there are only a few preliminary steps. Check to see if your running at least Chrome 28 or later. If you need to install Chrome or want to update, head to google.com/chrome. Chances are ...