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Stream or Share Video from Your Chromebook to Another Device

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1 Introduction: Chromebook: Streaming Video

Your Chromebook can stream most video displayed in your browser to your Chromecast. This guide will walk you through the process.

Picture of a Chromebook.

2 Chromecast: Cast Screen using Chrome Browser

To cast your screen to a Chromecast device:

  1. Select the Chrome Browser. The icon is on the bottom, near the left.
    Google Chrome icon.
     
  2. Select the Menu ⋮ in the top right corner.
  3. Select Cast.
    Selecting the Cast choice from the Google Chrome menu.
     
  4. Next to the where it says, Cast to ..., you'll see a small dropdown. Click on that to change the source selection.
    Selecting the Cast to drop-down.
     
  5. Select Cast desktop
    Selecting Cast Desktop from the Cast drop-down.
     
  6. Choose the Chromecast device you want to cast to.

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Your Chromebook can stream most video displayed in your browser to your Chromecast. This guide will walk you through the process.

Picture of a Chromebook.

To cast your screen to a Chromecast device:

  1. Select the Chrome Browser. The icon is on the bottom, near the left.
    Google Chrome icon.
     
  2. Select the Menu ⋮ in the top right corner.
  3. Select Cast.
    Selecting the Cast choice from the Google Chrome menu.
     
  4. Next to the where it says, Cast to ..., you'll see a small dropdown. Click on that to change the source selection.
    Selecting the Cast to drop-down.
     
  5. Select Cast desktop
    Selecting Cast Desktop from the Cast drop-down.
     
  6. Choose the Chromecast device you want to cast to.