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Now that the SDK has been released, does anyone know if VLC is going to support Chromecast? It'd be great to cast videos from my computer along with subtitles.

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No one can say other than the developers of VLC.
We got two programs for Chromecast based on VLC:
Fling (vlcj library)
Mongoose

At VLC trac you may see one ticked:
https://trac.videolan.org/vlc/ticket/9338

On videolan forums there are no new posts on Chromecast so you should spread Chromecast SDK News there.
https://forum.videolan.org/index.php
 
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Hi there,

Now that the SDK has been released, does anyone know if VLC is going to support Chromecast? It'd be great to cast videos from my computer along with subtitles.

Thanks!
JUst install videostream chromecast extension from chrome store, it works.
 
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I use VLC to transcode my cable TV to Plex. Then I can connect to Plex with my CC and cast live TV..

So, in a sense. It's already been done.

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JUst install videostream chromecast extension from chrome store, it works.
VLC can transcode videos and he is asking if they might add a function to directly send the transcoded video to VLC. Honestly? Will not happen soon.
 
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VLC can transcode videos and he is asking if they might add a function to directly send the transcoded video to VLC. Honestly? Will not happen soon.
Sreaming transcoded content from VLC to CC and will be huge but not extreme effort from VLC developers.
There already is a dirty workaround.:
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2655258
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https://forums.plex.tv/index.php?/to...70-VLC-channel

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Check this plugin out. It's in the development stages ATM

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Hi there,

Now that the SDK has been released, does anyone know if VLC is going to support Chromecast? It'd be great to cast videos from my computer along with subtitles.

Thanks!
am use Plex.tv now for stream local media files frome computer to Chromecast.

But am agree should be nice me VLC included Chromecast so man dosent need to install plex Media center and need to use Android app.

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