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[HTML5 App]Cast local media from Google Chrome to Chromecast with playlist support

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21st June 2014, 08:58 PM   |  #1  
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Hi,

I have created a small html5 app that allows playing of local media on Google Chrome with playlist support. The Chrome tab can then be cast to Chromecast. This helps me play the huge collection of YouTube videos I have in my computer, on Chromecast. Just thought I'll put it on here for anybody that might find it useful.

Steps to use:
1. Open Google Chrome and go to sidscast . com
2. Browse for folder or files (Audio/Video) to add to playlist.
3. Play
4. Cast tab to Chromecast

Audio/Video Formats suppported: MP4, MP3, Wav, WebM and Ogg
Playlist support: Yes

Thanks!
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Sounds promising! I'll try it when have a chance.

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26th June 2014, 08:45 PM   |  #3  
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Thumbs up Works fine on Ubuntu....with Chrome
Been looking for something simple to allow playlists for chromecast....this works fine. Thanks
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Works perfectly w/ windows 8.1 in chrome. This solved a very irritating limitation of existing casting software.
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You sir, deserve more recognition. This is beautiful. Thank you.
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