Well, Setting up Chromecast on Android & iOS is extremely easy; you require to download the Google Home application and follow the setup instructions.
Although, it’s a different story for PC and MacBook users altogether. Firstly, things first, there is no Google Chromecast app for macOS or Windows; Rather, desktop users just need to have Google Chrome installed to cast Mac on TV.
Right-click on the Cast icon & select Always show from the pop-up menu to turn Chromecast from Mac into a whole one-step process.
Well, Through this method, you will be capable to Chromecast from the MacBook.
Chromecast Netflix from Mac to TV
If it is not a Chrome tab but a streaming service like Netflix which you wish to cast from Mac to Television, then here are a few steps —
Open Chrome on your MacBook.
Login to Netflix on Google Chrome.
Click on the triple dot menu in the top upper-right corner.
Tap on the Chromecast device discussed under “Cast www.netflix.com.”
Instead, you will find the cast icon in the bottom right corner of the Netflix player, alongside other media controls. Now, Click on it > Select the ChromeC in the cast options to start casting Netflix from Mac on TV.
Here, You can use both methods for all kinds of streaming services, even for those that don’t support casting to another any device.
Chromecast Local Video or Audio Files From Mac
Though you can first cast the entire desktop and then select a media file, a better option would be to launch the media file directly. To do that —
Now, Go again to Cast options in the Google Chrome > Sources > Cast File.