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Difference b/w "EZCast" and "Wireless display" options in Android's "Cast" setting

In case this is not the right platform to ask this question, please guide. I have a "Wireless Display Adapter" by the manufacturer BaseUs and it is connected to an LED display using the HDMI ...
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How to stream footage to multiple tablets wirelessly and without wifi?

My name is Capt Josh, of Alaska Whale and Drone Tours. I'm trying to setup a system where I can live-stream my footage from the drone wirelessly onto tablets on the boat that my guests are holding. ...
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Use monitor as portrait mode using Miracast

I want to cast my mobile screen to an LED monitor which has an HDMI port using Miracast. The device is not purchased, But the testing is done by an Android TV now. If the mobile is in landscape mode, ...
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How to cast online videos without mirroring the screen to TV?

On iOS, we can cast videos to TVs by tapping the casting button while playing any videos on webpages. On Android however, we only have the option to mirror the screen to TVs. This leaves two ...
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Is the "Cast" functionality Miracast or Chromecast?

When I go to Settings -> Display -> Cast, check "Enable wireless display" (no idea why I have to do that) and connect to a display, will it use Chromecast protocol (over Wifi) or will ...
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Bluetooth disconnects with Miracast

When I share my phone screen with an LG monitor through Miracast, the Bluetooth disconnects and I need to reconnect it to keep the music playing. How do I stop this?
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Some apps block Screen Mirroring. How to unblock that?

Some apps block Screen Mirroring. This means that application developers can choose themselves if they want to block Screen Mirroring. An example is "JioTV" app. Many Modders are able to ...
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Zoom app won't cast audio via Miracast

I have a Huawei Mate 20 Lite that uses Miracast for screen mirroring. So far I've been successfully able to share Zoom video calls to my TV, but the audio stubbornly refuses to share to the TV. I've ...
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Have apps that "support Chromecast", want to send to TV using MiraCast

Situation: I have an app on my phone that says it supports "Chromecast" (mechanism not specified). I have an TV (Sharp) that supports MiraCast (protocol). Is there any way to provide the "Chromecast"...
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How do I cast screen from Pixel 3 to something that is not Chromecast?

Booting Chromecast requires working Internet with unhindered connection to a Google server with a non-fake TLS certificate. So using Chromecast seems to be not an option in my use case. What else can ...
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Screen Mirroring error : Green screen with audio

My device is lyf flame 1 {Ls-4503} android 5.1 There is no wireless display or screen mirroring option in it.However when i use playstore app like miracast or ezmira ,i see this option Clicking on ...
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Mirroring application screen using Miracast

How do I cast only an application and not whole screen when connected to miracast?
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Add Miracast function to newer Android versions

According to Wikipedia: Miracast support was built into Android with version 4.2 ... ... Support was dropped again with Android 6.0 Marshmallow in 2015, in favor of Google's own Google Cast protocol. ...
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It's possible to use Miracast with a Moto G5 Plus and Android H96 Pro TV box?

I'm trying to connect my Moto G5 Plus phone to my new H96 Pro+ tv box without success. I connect both to the same network but can't transmit screen. It simply won't appear as a device in Miracast. ...
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How do I find out the address of [Settings>Display->Cast] devices?

I see a [TV] Samsung 6 Series (50) wireless display in the list from display settings. But I do not own a Samsung television, so I would like to know the IP or MAC address of this device to double ...
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Is Screen Mirroring a feature of the hardware or the software?

I have a Samsung Galaxy J7 Max running Android Nougat from Samsung. It seems that it does not support screen mirroring but supports Wifi Direct. I want to know that those phone that do support ...
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The Cast option is unable to detect my Windows PC

I am trying to cast my android screen to Windows 10 Connect App, but its not working. I have a Lenovo K8 Note running android 7.1.1(not rooted and its near stock OS). I have an another device with ...
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EzCast | How to cast to a projector by connecting to it's Wi-Fi Hotspot and still keep internet Wi-Fi connection?

Two days ago, my dad brought a projector that has a weird miracast system that works when something connects to it's wifi network and mirrors the screen using an app called EzCast. The thing is, I ...
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How to play/stream/cast sound and video separately to different devices

What I have. Portable Projector with DLNA & Miracast functionality. 5.1 Channel speaker with bluetooth. Android devices version Marshmallow[6.0](Alternate devices with Lollipop[5.1] also ...
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What is the difference between MiraCast, MirrorShare, Google Cast and Chromecast?

I am a bit confused by my Android TV: There is an app called Mirroring. When I start it, it asks me to use a thing called Miracast. On my phone (Huawei) there is an app called MirrorShare. It was the ...
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Show Full Screen Portrait Layout with a VERTICAL screen with miracast

I have read this post and understand it is obviously not a smart idea to display the portrait layout on a horizontal (say 16:9) screen. However, many newer screens are able to rotate up (to 9:16) so I ...
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How to fix poor sound and video quality when pairing YouTube with a television?

I tried pairing the official Android YouTube app (by Google) with a television so I could watch a few videos on something larger. I was surprised by the poor quality of the audio and video. The ...
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How do I activate Screen Mirroring on a Samsung Galaxy S5 running Marshmallow?

I have an Amazon Fire TV stick, and I'd like to mirror my Samsung Galaxy S5's display to it. It works fine with my old Galaxy S4 (just tried it right now), but I cannot get it to work with my Galaxy ...
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Cannot start Nexus 9 screen mirroring to Viera TV

Nexus 9 currently runs Android 6.0.1 (MMB29S) with ElementalX kernel 4.05 and Chainfire's SuperSU 2.66 (if that matters); on the TV side, - it is Panasonic Viera TX-42CSR610 and it has screen ...
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Does miracast work without wi-fi?

I have zero Internet capabilities at my home. I use my galaxy s6 as my only source of Internet. I would like to mirror my youtube, Facebook, article reading etc on my new insignia tv. Am I able to do ...
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View content of android screen from linux PC

Is it possible to view content of Android screen from PC running Linux over LAN? VNC should works here, but I'm looking for something more real-time, so that video content can be viewed smoothly from ...
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ScreenMirroring in moto e

I have moto e (XT1022) 1st gen phone, it runs on android 4.4.4 . I have a smart TV Sony KDL-40W600B. I am wondering whether my moto supports Miracast - screen mirroring or not. because it has option ...
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Does Samsung Galaxy S2 Plus supports Miracast?

Since Android 4.2 there should be support vor Miracast. Also the Samsung Galaxy S2 Plus has Wifi Direct. But I can't find any option. Does Samsung Galasy S2 Plus supports Miracast? If yes, where can ...
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Screen casting/mirroring between Nexus devices and Samsung TV

I have a Nexus 4 and a Nexus 10, both running latest version of Lollipop. I just bought a H6400 series Samsung TV, which supports "Screen Mirroring" aka "AllCast" in Samsung terminology. If I try to ...
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How can I autoconnect to miracast/chromecast (screen cast) device?

I've seen it in a friends OS though not in most and not in any of the roms I have/am using. What lets this happen for some but not others? They are all kitkat or later. Is there any setting or app ...
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