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Chrome extension to push any video....?

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By jamesking420, Senior Member on 6th February 2014, 04:38 PM
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7th February 2014, 08:33 AM |#11  
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I'm talking about a chrome extension that pushes the video only to the Chromecast, directly. In the same way that YouTube and netflix work, for example

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7th February 2014, 05:56 PM |#12  
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How about "Vget". There is a chrome extension and android app.
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8th February 2014, 12:21 AM |#13  
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Check this out, it may be what you're looking for. https://dabble.me/cast

put bookmarklet on bookmark bar, nav to their vimeo demo, clik on bookmarklet, click on play, click on cast icon. nothing happens....
8th February 2014, 12:41 AM |#14  
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Make sure to have the latest version of Chrome and the Chromecast plugin. Also, for whatever reason, having the flash plugin enabled causes this to not work sometimes. It doesn't happen for me, but that's what others have reported.
8th February 2014, 12:56 AM |#15  
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Make sure to have the latest version of Chrome and the Chromecast plugin. Also, for whatever reason, having the flash plugin enabled causes this to not work sometimes. It doesn't happen for me, but that's what others have reported.

did all that... nothin
8th February 2014, 01:03 AM |#16  
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What is this supposed to show?
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8th February 2014, 02:23 AM |#18  
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Here is Vgethttps://chrome.google.com/webstore/d...jaogciic?hl=en link

I'm not sure how Vget works but when I was viewing a page that the vidcast bookmarklet couldn't add casting to, Vget gives the option to cast it.

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The vimeo video didn't work for me too... If you change your browser user agent to an android tablet/phone or possibly ios , I only tried android tablet, after it reloaded the UA it did work. But before I changed the user agent I clicked the Vget icon and it gave the option to cast the video in mp4 while video on the page was an flv I believe. So I think the Vget is able to check if the video url returns a proper format video for chromecast. Most sites video will play in formats according to the user agent presented.
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Here is Vgethttps://chrome.google.com/webstore/d...jaogciic?hl=en link

I'm not sure how Vget works but when I was viewing a page that the vidcast bookmarklet couldn't add casting to, Vget gives the option to cast it.

@aiiee

The vimeo video didn't work for me too... If you change your browser user agent to an android tablet/phone or possibly ios , I only tried android tablet, after it reloaded the UA it did work. But before I changed the user agent I clicked the Vget icon and it gave the option to cast the video in mp4 while video on the page was an flv I believe. So I think the Vget is able to check if the video url returns a proper format video for chromecast. Most sites video will play in formats according to the user agent presented.

of course, the one thing I, I mean THEY forgot thanks.

Huh, no change, vidcast still won't cast when user agent set to AND. Maybe fool with it some more later, maybe...
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