How do I set up or install my Chromecast?
Before setting up your Chromecast, you’ll need:
- A compatible Android or iOS tablet or smartphone, with the NOW TV app installed. Find out about compatible Chromecast devices and how to get the NOW TV app.
- An HDTV with an HDMI port
- A NOW TV account with any of our Passes except the Sky Sports Mobile Month Pass.
Watching NOW TV on Chromecast
Step 1:Plug your Chromecast into the HDMI port on your TV, and plug the power cable in at the mains.
Step 2:Download the Google Home app to your Android or iOS device.
Make sure your device is connected to the same Wi-Fi network as your Chromecast.
Step 3:Your device will detect any Chromecasts close by. Just pick the one you want to connect to.
The NOW TV homepage will appear on your TV. You can use the NOW TV app on your smartphone or tablet to find movies, shows or sports.
All done. You can carry on using your smartphone or tablet without interrupting what you’re watching.
For more detailed steps on setting up your Chromecast, check out this Google article.