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Saturday, July 16, 2016

How to downgrade Chromecast Browser Extension

I had problems with the new Chromecast Cast option in Chrome and apparently it is because Google is rolling out a new way to cast that does not require the Google Chromecast extension. I found it much more annoying to have a blue cast window in the middle of my browser and half the time it could not even see my chromecast.

To downgrade you need to:
Enter
chrome://flags/

and turn off this setting: Media Router -> DISABLED


Reboot Chrome and it should work like it did before.

Also works on Chromebooks. 

2 comments:

  1. Thank you for this post. This helped me in fixing my issue.

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  2. Dude you rock! That definitely solved my problem

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