Turn your TV into a Smart TV with Google Chromecast. These
examples will show using Chromecast with a HP G72 Notebook Windows 7 Home
Premium, LG 4G LTE Tablet and a Samsung Galaxy S4.
Chromecast requires a Google Chromecast Adapter and a
Chromecast Plugin for Google Chrome on Laptop and a Chromecast app for
Tablets and Smart phones available from Play Store . Plug the
Chromecast adapter into the TVs available HDMI port and the USB cable into the TVs available
USB port. The USB cable provides power for the Chromecast adapter. If your
TV doesn't have a USB port the Chromecast adapter also comes with an optional Power
After the Chromecast is plugged in, with your TVs
remote control, select source and then the HDMI port where the Chromecast
adapter was plugged in. You will see different backdrops until you make a
connection. Settings for the backdrops and other can be changed with the
HP G72 Notebook
With Chromecast you can cast a web page or the entire laptop
screen. This example will show casting the entire laptop desktop Install the
Chromecast plugin and click the Chromecast extension in Chrome (upper
Click the drop down arrow and click Cast Entire Screen.
Click your Chromecast location (living room).
Click Yes button when prompted by Google Cast.
You should see Capturing desktop in (upper right) and Google
Cast is sharing your screen (at bottom).
Your desktop will now be shown on your TV.
LG 4G LTE Tablet
Install the Chromecast app from Play Store and touch the Chromecast
Your tablet will display the Ready to Cast screen.
Touch the Ready to Cast and tablet will display Connecting
to location (living room).
Once connected tablet will display menu were you can change
settings and other. To begin casting your tablet screen, touch the Cast
Your tablet will now be displayed on your TV. To see in full
screen, on your tablet, turn on screen rotation and rotate your tablet.
Samsung Galaxy S4
Install the Chromecast app from Play Store and touch the
Once connected phone will display menu were you can change
settings and other. To begin casting your phone screen, touch the Cast
Your phone will display Now casting screen to location
Press the Home button and your phone screen will now be
displayed on your TV. To see in full screen, on your phone, turn on screen
rotation and rotate your phone.