Originally Posted by absinthesummer
You're welcome! I just wish I could have provided a solution that works for you, although I'm sure there's a way- there must be!
Thanks again....here's an update, I contacted Samsung and here is what transpired, long story short, I can't do what I want to do.....
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Aegus: Hi, thank you for contacting Samsung Technical Support. How may I help you today?
Visitor: Hi, do you know anything about the Note 2 and the Tab 2 10.1?
Aegus: Yes. Sure please go ahead with your question.
Visitor: I have DirecTV GenieGo installed on my Phone, but I want to view the movies/shows on my tablet. How do I share that on the tablet screen?? is there an app or something? do I have to use an HDMI cable?
Aegus: I understand that you want to stream phone's videos on Tablet by connecting the phone to Tablet. Is that correct?
Aegus: Thank you for confirming.
Aegus: I will provide you with the information
Aegus: May I know the model number of your device? You can find it under Apps>> Settings>> About device>> Model number. It generally starts with SGH or SCH or SPH or SM or GT.
Visitor: ok..phone is sgh-i317 and tablet is sgh-i497
Aegus: Thank you for providing the model numbers.
Visitor: phone is running 4.4.2 and tab is 4.2 I think...Ill have to run into other room and get it if you want
Aegus: I should inform you that there is no such App or Settings on the phone or Tablet to stream video files by connecting the phone to Tab.
Aegus: Thank you for the details.
Visitor: I kinda figured that out already...lol...so I
Visitor: am asking you for help now...
Visitor: I can share my docs and other stuff, but not mirror the device so to speak
Aegus: I understand your concern. However, there is no such option to connect the phone to Tab using HDMI cable. I understand. We can transfer data by using Bluetooth feature however we cannot screen share.
Visitor: I also can stream to my samsung tv, but that don't help me when Im not home...the whole purpose to have geniego...lol
Visitor: ohh...so there is no way?
Visitor: at all?
Aegus: Yes, we can connect phone to Smart TV using HDMI cable
Aegus: However, we cannot connect phone to Tablet to stream videos.
Aegus: I would have surely helped you if I had such option available from our end.