July 23, 2014

How To: Mirror Android to Chromecast

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As of July 9, 2014, the official Chromecast application for Android allows for mirroring of devices. Indeed, it’s possible to share your screen to a much larger display. Getting this to happen is a relatively easy task and can be done in but a few short steps. Note that it’s currently a beta feature and available to select Android devices.

  1. Ensure you have a compatible Android device
  2. Install Chromecast 1.7 or later
  3. Open Settings in Chromecast app
  4. Tap “Cast Screen”
  5. Connect to the Chromecast device