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How to Cast Skype on Chromecast [2019]

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Skype is a telecommunication app that mainly focuses on video chats. Similar to Whatsapp, you can send messages, images, videos, GIFs and more. Skype app has three variants. Skype – free IMs & video calls, Skype for Business, Skype Lite – Free Video Call & Chat. All three are different from others. Since the video calling feature is the best feature in this app, Skype is the most used app for Business meetings and conferences. In addition to that, Skype can be cast to your Google Chromecast. Apart from business works, many people are using the Skype app to connect to the people. Follow the below instruction to cast the Skype app on Google Chromecast.

Skype on Chromecast

The Skype app doesn’t have an in-built cast icon. But still, you can cast Skype to Chromecast in two ways.

  • Using the Google Home app.
  • Using the Google Chrome browser.

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Skype on Chromecast using the Google Home app

Google Home is an app that can be used to cast your smartphone to your Chromecast. It is available in the Google Play Store and Apple App Store. If you don’t have the app, install it from the App Store. The casting process for Android and iOS smartphones are the same. Follow the below steps to cast Skype on Chromecast.

At first, make sure that your smartphone and Google Chromecast are connected to the same WiFi network.

#1 Open the Google Home app on your smartphone.

Skype on Chromecast
Google Home app

#2 Tap the Profile icon at the bottom right corner of the screen.

Skype on Chromecast
Profile icon

#3 Scroll down a bit you will find Mirror device. Click on it.

Skype on Chromecast
Mirror Device

#4 In the next screen, click CAST SCREEN/AUDIO.

Skype on Chromecast
Cast Screen / Audio

#5 Your smartphone will look for the Chromecast device. When your Chromecast device is displayed click on it.

Skype on Chromecast

#6 When the casting is successfully done, you will notice a change in the Cast icon.

#7 Now open the Skype app and make any video call or chat. It will be displayed on your TV.

Skype on Chromecast using the Google Chrome browser

You can cast the Skype app by using the Chrome browser too. Follow the below steps to cast Skype using the Chrome browser on your PC or laptop.

#1 Open the Chrome browser on your PC or laptop.

#2 In the search bar, type Skype’s URL skype.com and hit Enter.

Skype on Chromecast
Skype’s URL

#3 After you get Skype’s home page, click the three-dotted icon at the top right corner of the screen.

Skype on Chromecast
Three-dotted icon

#4 Choose Cast option on the list.

Cast option

#5 Your device will look for Chormecast. When your device is found, click on it.

Skype on Chromecast

#6 Click the Sources option and choose Cast Tab. Now your Skype tab will be cast to your Chromecast.

#7 Now click Sign in to log on to your account. Make a call, it will cast on your Chromecast.

Sign In

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Conclusion

Skype is the best app for Business people to carry out their client meetings without any fuss. Cast the Skype app on your TV using Google Chromecast and get your meeting done. Skype has a special variant for Business people called Skype for Business. If you have any doubts or queries, tell us in the comments section. Follow our social media pages, Facebook and Twitter to get instant updates.

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