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How to Play Slideshow on Chromecast Connected TV



Slideshow on Chromecast

Chromecast is a tiny streaming device capable of mirroring anything from the TV or desktop. When you’re with your friends and family members, you can use the Chromecast to watch your memorable photos on the bigger screens of TV. By creating a slideshow, you can view all your favourite images continuously without the need for viewing the image one by one. In this article, we will show you the step-by-step procedure to cast the Slideshow on Chromecast connected TV.

Related: How to Chromecast Google Photos?

Play Slideshow on Chromecast using Android and iOS device

With the help of Google Photos app on your Android and iOS (iPhone/iPad) device, you can play the slideshows on the TV where your Chromecast is connected. For that, your Android device and Chromecast must be on the same WiFi connection.

#1: Open Google Photos app and select the images that you want to slideshow.

#2: Click the “+” icon located at the top of the screen.

Slideshow on Chromecast

#3: Select Animation.

Slideshow on Chromecast

#4: The Slideshow will run on your Android or iOS device. Click the Cast icon that you can see on the top of the screen.

Chromecast Slideshow

NOTE: The cast icon will not appear if your casting device and Chromecast aren’t in the same network.

#5: Select your Chromecast device.

Chromecast Slideshow

#6: That’s it. The slideshow will appear on the TV.

#7: To disconnect, click the Cast icon and select Stop Casting.

Chromecast Slideshow

Play Slideshow on Chromecast using Windows and Mac PC

#1: Connect your PC or Laptop to the same Wi-Fi network.

#2: Open Chrome browser and right-click anywhere on the screen.

#3: Click the Cast menu.

Chromecast Slideshow

#4: Click the Sources tab and select Cast Desktop.

#5: Select your Chromecast device.

#6: Grant permission by mirror your desktop screen. Select the screen and click Share.

#7: That’s it. Your desktop screen will mirror on the TV.

#8: Go the folder where you have stored the photos.

#9: Select the images and click Picture Tools on the menu bar.

Chromecast Slideshow

#10: Click Slideshow.

#11: That’s it. The Slideshow will mirror on the TV.

Now, you will know the ways to play Slideshows on TV using Google Chromecast. Follow the guide and view your favourite photos on the bigger screens with your family and friends.

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