How to Chromecast Instagram using Google home app, Chrome Browser?

Chromecast Instagram: Instagram is an American photo and video sharing social networking service owned by Facebook Inc. It is one of the most used social media apps in the world and so it stands next to Facebook. To get into this social media all you need to do is to download the application and creating an account for yourself. This app is available on both Android and iOS platforms. So you could download the app easily from respective app stores.

Apart from sharing photos, videos, and tagging your friends, you can also edit your photos on Instagram before posting. By doing so your photos look more beautiful and amazing. If you have used Facebook you may know that it has a facility to chromecast Facebook videos to TV. But that feature is not available on Instagram. However, you can mirror your Instagram to TV.

How to Chromecast Instagram?

Although Instagram is a social media app to be used on smartphones you can also access Instagram on the desktop from its official website login. From the desktop, you can easily Chromecast Instagram to TV. Let’s see both the methods in detail from Chromecast Instagram to TV. Plugin your Chromecast into an HDMI port-supported TV, connect it to a power supply and check whether it is ready for an active connection.

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How to Chromecast Instagram using Google home app, Chrome Browser?

How to Screen mirror Instagram using Google home app?

As Chromecast is a native product of Google it works more compatible with the Google home app. 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 Google home app from the respective app stores and open it on your smartphone.

Step 2:

Log in with your Google account.

Step 3:

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

Step 4:

Select your Chromecast to which you need to screen mirror Instagram.

Step 5:

Tap on the ‘profiles‘ menu at the bottom left corner of the app screen.

Step 6:

Scroll up and click on the ‘mirror device‘ option.

Step 7:

Your smartphone will get mirrored to your smart TV.

Step 8:

Now you can open the Instagram account on your smartphone and use it on your smart TV.

By using this method you can screen mirror your Instagram account to your TV screen. This is one of the methods by which you could use your social media on a big screen.

How to Chromecast Instagram using chrome browser?

Using this method you can Chromecast Instagram to TV from your desktop. Make sure that your Chromecast and desktop are connected to the same Wi-Fi network and continue with the following steps mentioned below.

Step 1:

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

Step 2:

Type this URLhttps://www.instagram.com/ on the title bar and search for it.

Step 3:

From the official homepage login into your Instagram account with your credentials and info.

Step 4:

Tap on the three-dotted menu icon at the top right corner of the browser.

Step 5:

Click on the ‘cast‘ option.

Step 6:

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

Step 7:

Select your Chromecast to which you need to cast Instagram.

Step 8:

From the ‘sources‘ menu tap on the ‘cast tab‘ option.

Step 9:

Now your Instagram account will appear on your TV screen.

Step 10:

To stop casting again tap on the cast icon.

Conclusion

By using these two simple methods you can use your Instagram on a big screen. You can also cast without the Google Home app. Go to settings – connection preferences – cast option. Then the process is the same as done in the above two methods. Instagram is a good social media app to connect with your friends and to get notified about the happenings around you and society.

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