Follow the steps below to connect your Google Chromecast to your wireless network.

  1. Plug your Chromecast into your television and make sure it has power from the USB power cable.
  2. On a laptop or mobile device, visit Google Chromecast Setup.
  3. If you're on a mobile device (tablet or smartphone), download the Chromecast app. If you're on a computer, install the Google Cast Extension setup utility.
  4. The app you downloaded will locate and identify your Chromecast. It'll show you the name and four-digit ID code of the Chromecast on your TV screen.


    Google Chromecast Set Me Up
  5. You'll be prompted to choose your WiFi network from a dropdown menu. Choose your network from the list.


    Google Chromecast WiFi


  6. Enter the password for your WiFi network. If you don't know it, you can find your WiFi password.