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Installing Google Chromecast for use with Vidillion.TV

Using Google Chromecast with Vidillion.TV
  • Laptop / Desktop
  • iPad
  • Android
Laptop / Desktop
Step 1: Make sure your PC is connected to the router either through a cable or through wireless.


Step 2: Install Google Chrome
Chromecast only works with Chrome browser. So, if your computer does not have Chrome browser yet, download one from:
https://www.google.com/intl/en/chrome/browser/


Follow the instructions to install the browser.

Step 3: Download the Chromecast App
In your browser, navigate to https://cast.google.com/chromecast/setup save the file or run it once it is downloaded. If you choose to save the file, you will need to double click on the file to begin the installation process.


Step 4: Run the Chromecast app
Once the app is started, it will automatically start to search for the Chromecast device in the same network.

When the Chromecast was found, the device's name will be shown on your PC. You will see the screen of "Ready to setup ChromecastXXXX". Click "Continue" in the installer. Now check the code shown on your TV screen and the App window. Click That's my Code if the codes match.

Then, you will be asked to provide the info of the wireless network to be used for Chromecast. Chromecast will connect to this network automatically next time.

If the setup is successful, you will see the "ready to cast" screen.

iPAD

To set up Chromecast using your iOS phone or tablet, you must install the Chromecast App for iOS, which is available for iOS devices running iOS 6 or later.

Step 1: Make sure your iPhone or iPad is connect to the WiFi network.

Step 2: Get the Chromecast App for iOS from iTunes

You can get the App in iTunes directly or at: https://itunes.apple.com/en/app/chromecast/id680819774?mt=8

Or navigate to: http://www.google.com/chromecast/setup


Step 3: Launch the Chromecast App for Android
Once the app is launched, it will automatically search for Chromecast devices in range. Select the Chromecast device you want to set up from the list and follow the prompts on the screen to complete the setup of your Chromecast. The other steps are similar to that for Windows PC.

If the setup is successful, you will see the "ready to cast" screen.

Android

To set up Chromecast using your Android phone or tablet, you must install the Chromecast App for Android. Your Android device must run Android 2.3 or later versions.

Step 1: Make sure your Android phone or tablet is connect to the WiFi network.

Step 2: Get the Chromecast App for Android

You can get the App in Google Play store directly or at:
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.google.android.apps.chromecast.app
Or navigate to: http://www.google.com/chromecast/setup

Step 3: Launch the Chromecast App for Android
Once the app is launched, it will automatically search for Chromecast devices in range. Select the Chromecast device you want to set up from the list and follow the prompts on the screen to complete the setup of your Chromecast. The other steps are similar to that for Windows PC.

If the setup is successful, you will see the "ready to cast" screen.