chromecast

  1. russanandres

    Thread Old device as a chromecast

    Hi. I have Nexus Q, Nexus 10 and some more phones that i can in theory use as a chromecast. But i can't find any app, that working as chromecast receiver. On Q and 10 i have cm10 (or can install 11) and when i install cheapcast, my Galaxy Fold 3 and latest chrome on pc can't find it. All i want...
  2. B

    Thread Video Mirroring or Screen Share App

    I recently found out this android android app to cast your phone to TV. The app is Projector - HD Video Mirroring. Following are the features that I found in this screen mirroring app: 1. Video mirroring to your home TV, including games, live streams and other popular mobile apps. 2. Screencast...
  3. russanandres

    Thread Use Nexus Q in 2023

    Hello. Can i use Nexus Q as chromecast on cyanogenmod 11? I want to translate Youtube and Youtube Music (latest ReVanced releases) to Q. It will be perfectly if i can mirror my phone screen. Anyone know how?
  4. danym93

    Thread Chromecast V3 not works (any rom to try work again?)

    Hello friends! I have a chromecast v3, which was working, but suddenly it stopped working, when I connect it on the screen it doesn't show anything, just a few seconds below the loading logo, and it restarts again and stays in the loop. Then if I do that while pressing the button I get the...
  5. T

    Thread [CLOSED] [APP][5+] Symfonium: Music player and cast

    Symfonium is a simple and modern music player, with an unique vision to be your central control point for your music. Add multiple media providers (Your local device, Plex, Emby, Jellyfin, Subsonic, Kodi) then play your music on any supported player (Your local device, Chromecast, UPnP, DLNA...
  6. D

    Thread Possible to use Pixel 3 as a better CCwGGTV?

    I was just thinking that when I finally trade up my Pixel 3, my trade in won't be worth enough to let go of a good phone. Would it be possible to flash a custom GoogleTV rom onto an old phone that out-specs the CCwGTV, and use a powered ucbc-hdmi adapter or usbc hub? Faster processor, more...
  7. DrVSharma1

    Thread My old devices could mirror protected content playing on the screen, while my new ones can't. Why?

    I had Samsung Galaxy Note 5, Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) and Samsung Tab A 8.0 (2017). While mirroring screen, even protected content, like Netflix could be played on Chromecast (Not with the cast option in Netflix app, just simple screen mirroring from Google Home app), like just opening Netflix...
  8. N

    Thread [OFFICIAL/UNOFFICIAL] LineageOS 19.1 for Amlogic G12*/SM1 Family Devices

    Amlogic G12*/SM1 Family Devices - Your warranty is now void. - You have been warned. - Use at your own risk. Introduction: This is the Official Lineage OS 19.1 thread for the Amlogic G12*/SM1 SoC family of devices. Downloads: Please follow the install instructions in your device's Wiki page...
  9. N

    Thread [RELEASE] Chromecast with Google TV Bootloader Unlock

    Introduction: This is an exploit chain intended to allow one to run a custom OS/unsigned code on the Chromecast with Google TV (CCwGTV). This uses a bootROM bug in the SoC by security researcher Frederic Basse (frederic). Frederic also did a great amount of work to temporarily boot a custom...
  10. E

    Thread CCwGT Sideloaded app security for supervised accounts

    Hi - I'm using Android Studio to build an Android app that runs on a CCwGT (Chromecast with GoogleTV). I've been able to setup developer mode, and I have sideloaded my APK. Initially it didn't show in the default launcher, but I fixed that by setting up the project for "Android TV" in Android...
  11. D

    Thread Chromecast with google tv - change remote profiles

    Hi, Is there any way to set a key on the remote to change between 2 remote profiles? This would be the reason why I could really use this: I have a 5.1 system that I need to turn on and change volume from it's own remote, because it's connected using Optical cable. The problem is there is a...
  12. D

    Thread Chromecast with google tv - remote key to sequence of keys

    Hi, Is there any way you could set a key on the remote to a sequence of keys? For example I want to set the change source key to the sequence: : 1. Press change source 2. Press down 3. Press ok.
  13. M0rphF13nd

    Thread Accessing external drive formatted to internal on Chromecast wGTV

    Hi, So I've successfully added external (fat32) drive, formatted as internal... But can't locate it in a file manager. I can move apps to it, but if I try migrate data; it just says could not migrate. I want to ftp into it but can only see a 4gb available partition or root. Am I missing...
  14. Adoumbia86

    Thread Customising Google Cast Software

    Hello Everyone! I’m working on a business project for my University course and had a brief Yes/No question I’m hoping someone on the forum could answer: Is it theoretically possible for someone to customise the Google Cast software to trigger periodic auto play of commercial ads when someone is...
  15. I

    Thread DLNA and Miracast

    Is there a way to fix this issue? My LG TV doesn't support Chromecast and I can't mirror my phone screen. Have anybody tried a rom or a module that improve casting feature?
  16. yossSP

    Thread New Chromecast with Google TV ads full support of HDR and Dolby Vision single track dual layer (FEL/MEL)

    Hi everybody, surprisingly last february update of Chromecast with Google TV has brought full compatibility of this device to every Dolby Vision single track dual layer profiles, before it can only decode Profile 5 and some Profile 4 files (not everyone). It also plays every HDR format: HDR...
  17. T

    Thread Geolocation issue with CCU

    So a weird issue that started about a week ago. My CCU is connected to my router using Ethernet. The router is using WireGuard VPN at all times. Every about 24h, I need to hard reset my CCU as it telling me I'm not in an allowed country when I try to cast/play Stadia. Once I perform a hard...
  18. L

    Thread Loading videos on PSN store and the Netflix App on Chromecast + Google TV kill my PDAnet connection

    Posted this on r/HomeNetworking and r/androidapps but it's a very specific issue so just trying to increase my chances of finding someone that can help So I know this is oddly specific but I'm at my wit's end trying to figure this out. We live out in the middle of nowhere so our phone data...
  19. J

    Thread Problem with using a thumb drive as expanded memory

    I've had a Chromecast with Google TV for about a week. I added a usb stick for added memory . I'm in developer mode and have unknown sources on. Using the X-plore file manager, I sideloaded games with obb files onto the drive with no problem. However, a few days later, the Chromecast got laggy...
  20. B

    Thread [PSA] Hauppauge USB tuner and Chromecast with Google TV currently don't work together

    For all the cord cutters out there, the CCGTV (Sabrina) currently doesn't have the drivers to support the Hauppauge WinTV-dualHD USB TV tuner. I contacted Hauppauge support and they confirmed it. I have used the USB tuner on my Nvidia Shield with the Live Channels app + DVR just fine, but it...
  21. OstrichSak

    Thread Can Someone Help me Get a Couple of Newer Apps Onto an Older Tablet?

    So the goal here is to have a tablet in our home gym that I can cast music to a nearby receiver and to have a timer displayed. The device in question is an ancient Xelio tablet and I believe the model to be P900BK if that's of any use. It's currently running Android 4.0.4 and doesn't come stock...
  22. D

    Thread Cannot successfully Cast using this phone

    Hi all, does anyone use this phone to cast to Chromecast? I cannot get this to successfully Cast to any of my four devices which are Android TV, Samsung TV and two Chromecasts. I've tried using VLC player and Plex to cast and the same thing happens with both, the TV screen goes blank you can see...
  23. cityneversleepz

    Thread How to cast screen from android phone to chromecast without wifi (set up that works)

    What you need: Monitor / TV with HDMI, Chromecast, Two Android devices one of which can have an active hotspot and the other needs only wifi. I am not going to explain how to connect to chromecast in detail. You can find that with a google search if you don't know how already. I'll refer to...
  24. D

    Thread Turning Old OG Pixel into Home Controller

    Hey everyone! I've got an old OG Pixel I was thinking about turning into like a Smart Home controller. Basically, wiping it clean and putting only Smart Home related Applications on it. I have it in a case that has a magnet on the inside and I was thinking about mounting a magnet arm/holder...
  25. C

    Thread P20 Android 9.0 Chromecast

    Hello all, EML-L29, Build 9.0.0.197. Google Home App 2.9.40.16 How to cast to Sony Smart TV? I have it already defined in Google Home Application, but what are the steps for projecting the phone to TV? Thanks in advance. Best regards.
  26. P

    Thread Chromecast and XZ2 Compact

    Does anyone have any experience using Chromecast with the XZ2 Compact? With all of the Xperia X Compact phones I've used, it has worked perfectly, but with the XZ1 Compact, there have always been problems (loss of connection and subsequent inability to reconnect without restarting, freezing of...
  27. I

    Thread P20 Pro Chromecast - Does it work for people?

    Hi, I've been trying to chromecast for the last few days. I came from a Nexus 6p which worked 100% with chromecast. If i use the web browser and try to cast from a video channel, it never connects to my chromecast or TV (with chromecast built in). I've tried the mirroring option but it never...
  28. grmcrkrs

    Thread Note 8 movie casting to Chromecast via HotSpot

    Background: I had some trouble setting up my chromecast because we canceled our wifi service; we do have a wifi router, and the chromecast refused to be setup without internet. I finally got it set up on my hotspot, I had to use another old phone with the Google Home app while connected to my...
  29. C

    Thread chrome cast video quality

    hi guys , I just noticed, the video quality of chrome cast (gen 2) is far more superior from my laptop using win 10 Netflix app, via hdmi out 1080p screen. except sound, i get 5.1 dd from win 10 and stereo from chromecast. my laptop is 2nd gen i7 with Nvidia 525m. I m wondering is this true...
  30. G

    Thread HDMI-CEC power off not working on an LG TV

    I cannot switch off my LG TV using HDMI-CEC, I can turn it on, but not off. I have connected a Chromecast Ultra to my LG UB820V TV, which is powered by an external source and connected to the Internet with a cable and also I have in the same network a Google Home. I have linked my TV to the...
  31. N

    Thread Question about the resolution of the LG Q6

    The LG Q6 is advertised with a resolution of 2160 x 1080, which is interesting because it's beyond the specs of the Adreno 505 gpu according to Qualcomm but nevermind this, can you still use the screenmirror feature with the original FHD Chromecast? Does anyone know what will happen to the...
  32. wolfaas12345

    Thread Chromecast logo and no image

    So i have top tier problem When i turn on my chromecast screen is just black it shows Chromecast.... then google logo aka multi color G and then just black screen if i stream stuff it does output audio (chromecast audio update jokesaside) i tried 2 chromecasts and both same effect (chromecast...
  33. N

    Thread Chromecast Help Forum

    I have a network at home which includes a standard router which is connected to other parts of the house via 3 Powerline Adapters which broadcast the Wi-Fi signal. I have 3 Chromecast devices and 1 Chromecast Audio. The Chromecast attached to the TV at the main router is very stable and rarely...
  34. B

    Thread Cast without wifi or internet?

    Trying to set up something in my camper so that I can watch downloaded movies or shows from my phones. I have a Note 3 with android 5.0.2 and miracast seems to be broken? When the Note 3 had 4.4 it worked fine and I used a Sony dvd player that it worked with just fine. It "sees" the player but...
  35. D

    Thread Chromecast Video and Audio Connection Issues

    Is anyone else having major Chromecast issues? I have two chromecasts, 3 chromecast audios and a Google Home. I just can't keep a connection to any of them with my OP5. I can immediately make a connection, but it often disconnects and once that happens I have to reboot both the chromecast and my...
  36. B

    Thread how hard would it be to make custom frimware for cca since chromecast v1 has it?

    Hi was wondering if someone could explain or tell me if its possible assuming it could be but probably not be able to make custom firmware for the chromecast audio since chromecast v1 has custom firmware. i love my cca its great device and hardware for the money, but with the constant...
  37. T

    Thread Share you opinion about Chromecast expectations

    Hi MX Player users, We know that many users are interested to see chromecast support inside the MX Player. So, we need your inputs to implement in a better way. We have some basic questions which will help us to understand better. Have you you ever used Cast feature provided in Android...
  38. C

    Thread Moto G XT1541 running Stock 6.0 cannot connect to Chromecast 2015

    Hi guys, I just bought a Chromecast 2015 just to see that my Moto G 16GB Android 6.0 cannot connect to it. In my vacation I was using a Chromcast 1st gen from a friend of mine and it worked flawlessly. Chromcast 2 doesn't work at all. Im on Stock 6.0 with Optimus R13 Kernel. Does anybody know...
  39. R

    Thread Cast MKV with subtitles and DVD files from network share

    Hi guys, Previously I'd all my videos on my Macbook and I was using Videostream to cast everything to my Chromecast (with the Videostream app on my Android phone as remote), that was working fine but didn't work with DVD files and my Macbook had to be on when I'd like to watch something...
  40. R

    Thread Chromecast not working?

    Hello all, I posted this on the Le Forum first but haven't had any luck. Here's my problem: Just got my Le Pro 3 and Google Home App doesn't find my Chromecasts. I have a regular Chromecast first generation and a Chromecast Audio. When I look for Devices, it says "Scanning for Google Cast...
  41. revdirty

    Thread Chromecast Game Streaming

    So i wanna cast my pc games locally to a tv in my house for others in my house to watch. ( not trying to game from the stream directly, as i know there will be a lag ) via chromecast but not waste my metered bandwidth by having to stream out to twitch and back to the TV. I know casting the whole...
  42. bla_laber

    Thread Chromecast not working at all

    So, today I bought a Chromecast (2. Gen). At home, I connected it to my TV (Sony Bravia KDL 40EX727) and tried to set up - but without success. All I got was a black screen (nothing appeared at all). At the Chromecast itself, directly after plugging ac power, the status led turns constant...
  43. K

    Thread Screen Mirroring with Chromecast not working (black screen)

    I bought a Chromecast 2.0 to attach to my TV. All the casting apps work fine from my M9 (T-Mobile stock rooted 6.0,) but screen mirroring does not. I have tried using the Google cast app, and HTC connect. Both connect the the Chromecast, the TV goes black, and my phone says it's casting, but...
  44. GoodSoul

    Thread Chromecast Receiver (alternative to CheapCast)?

    Since CheapCast isn't working anymore, is there a good alternative to make a Android Device a Chromecast Receiver? I've got a Android TV Box (running 4.4 KitKat) and the TV itself only has one HDMI Port. I don't want to change between the Box and a Chromecast-Stick/Miracast-Stick/Amazon-Stick...
  45. N

    Thread [HOWTO] Miracast Like a Boss - Offline Mirroring

    First off, I get it. Chromecast is awesome and Miracast kinda sucks. I know. However, I was searching for an AIO video solution for my minivan that I could control from the 1st row (refuse to use DVDs - 2014 T&C has 1 HDMI port behind the 2nd row). My Chromecast works awesome tethered to my...
  46. A

    Thread Mod to put the Cast tile back into the quick settings menu?

    I'd really like to have the Cast tile back in the quick settings menu. Does anyone know of a mod that achieves that? The connection options offered by Samsung are too Samsung-centric. I don't own a Samsung smart TV or a Samsung hub and I don't plan on buying one in the near future. I have a...
  47. V

    Thread Google Cast Receiver? Maybe ported from Shield TV?

    Hey ho. Has anyone ever tried to get the Google Cast Receiver working on the tablet? As it seems not possible to just install the Google Cast Receiver app, because Google made sure only official devices are being talked to, I was wondering if it may be possible to port the SHIELD TV receiver to...
  48. Tom2112

    Thread Does Google Cast app freeze your Note 12.2?

    I have a SM-P905V that is on Android 4.4.2 and is rooted. I have an app on a PC that allows devices to cast their screens to the PC (Reflector 2). If I try the Note 12.2's native screen mirroring, the PC doesn't show up as a device to be cast to. If I use Google's Google Cast app, the PC shows...
  49. G

    Thread Chromecast will finally work right on CM!

    Huge news! Any app using the Remote Display cast API will now work on CM based roms thanks to this: https://github.com/CyanogenMod/android_frameworks_base/commit/ea229d417f4ef641564c535246c41cdf96284ffd Many apps/games use the API. A good example is being unable to cast from Google Photos, or...
  50. A

    Thread Quick connect unable to find chromecast

    I'm unable to find my Chromecast (2nd gen) using Quick Connect. Quick Connect does find several Sonos speakers and a neighbor's TV (which is not very helpful since I don't know the neighbor :o)... I've understood from several articles elsewhere on the net that Quick Connect on the S6 could...