How to Chromecast Emby using Smartphone or Desktop?

Chromecast Emby: Emby is a media server that lets you group your audios, videos, and photos in one single place. Using Emby service you can organize, play or stream your favorite audios and videos to a variety of devices. You can also stream live TV shows and record it too for later use. As Emby comes with built-in casting support, after uploading your audio or video files you could stream it to any of your devices available. To satisfy you and to make your streaming job simple, the Emby app automatically sync’s your recently added media files such as audios, videos, or photos.

Emby is available on almost every platform like Android TV, Roku, Windows, Linux, Mac, Apple TV, Gaming consoles, and smartphones such as Android, iPhone, etc. Chromecast is one of the best devices to stream Emby content to your TV. Because it is one of the compact and portable media streaming devices. You can stream Emby to TV either by using the Emby app on your smartphone or using Emby’s official website on your desktop. Let’s see both the methods in detail to stream Emby to your TV.

How to Chromecast Emby?

You can cast Emby to Chromecast using Smartphone or Desktop. Before casting plug in your Chromecast to an HDMI port supported TV and ensure that it is active for casting.

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How to Chromecast Emby using Smartphone or Desktop?

How to Chromecast Emby using a smartphone?

Initially make sure that your Chromecast and smartphone are connected to the same wi-fi network and continue with the following steps mentioned below.

Step 1:

Install the ‘Emby‘ application on your smartphone.

Step 2:

Open the app and select an audio or video file which you want to cast.

Step 3:

After selecting a file tap on the ‘cast‘ icon at the top right corner of the screen.

Step 4:

The app will search and show you a list of available devices for casting.

Step 5:

Select your Chromecast device to which you need to cast your selected file.

Step 6:

Now the selected file will start playing on your TV screen.

By following these simple steps you could enjoy watching your favorite audio or video on your TV screen.

How to Chromecast using a desktop?

As mentioned earlier you could also cast Emby from its official website. Let’s see how to perform it using your desktop. Make sure that your desktop and Chromecast are connected to the same wi-fi network.

Step 1:

Install the latest version of Chrome browser on your desktop and open it.

Step 2:

Type this URL http://app.emby.media/’ on the title bar and search for it.

Step 3:

Right-click on the webpage or tap on the three-dotted menu icon at the top right corner of the browser and select the ‘cast‘ option.

Step 4:

The browser will search and show you a list of available devices for casting.

Step 5:

Tap on your Chromecast device to cast your webpage.

Step 6:

Select the ‘cast tab‘ option from the sources menu.

Step 7:

Choose any video of your wish which you want to cast to your TV screen.

Now the video you chose will play on your TV screen. By using the above-mentioned two simple methods you can cast and enjoy watching your favorite videos on your TV screen.

Conclusion

By using the Emby application you can easily stream your favorite videos on your TV screen by using the above-mentioned simple methods.

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