Chromecast Setup

Some helpful resources for chromecast setup.  The links are summarized below.!topic/chromecast/ZGm4p8VcpAU

Set up essentials

What router settings do I need to setup Chromecast?

  • Make sure your router is within 10-15 feet of your Chromecast.
  • Enable: Universal Plug and Play (UPnP), multicast, Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP)
  • Disable: AP/client isolation, virtual private networks (VPNs), proxy servers, IGMP Proxy
  • Please note, each router and its settings are a bit different. Contact your router manufacturer for details.
  • If you’re using a BT Hub, turn off the Smart Setup feature in the router settings and reset the Chromecast. 

If you are still having problems check out the Chromecast Troubleshooter.