1. joe.kent's Avatar
    So I can't get screen mirroring to work via the built in app or on chromecast. I just want to play a video I shot yesterday on my TV. Anyone else had this issue?
    05-11-2014 12:09 PM
  2. paridge's Avatar
    Is your TV a Samsung Smart TV with screen mirroring capabilities? I think this is the only way it works because you have to turn on the feature on your TV as well as on your phone.

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    05-11-2014 09:06 PM
  3. AZwldcats's Avatar
    Works fine on my LG tv.

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    05-11-2014 11:14 PM
  4. Craig McGarvey's Avatar
    The easiest way is to purchase the Samsung Allshare Doggle from Bestbuy or Samsung's website. It's about $70 and will make any HDMI tv able to use the mirror feature. I am currently using it with my s5 and a vizio tv.
    08-26-2014 11:53 AM
  5. arkuaticx's Avatar
    Something you can also do is to purchase an MHL cable which allows you to transmit video signal but that's not wireless. It's one of the easier solutions out there but there's also other ways. What app are you using by the way that you spoke of in the original post? I found this tutorial on youtube that might help, . If you have a smart TV, I think you can get it hooked up via downloading of an app via wireless connection. You have to have the sender app on your phone and a receiver app on your TV if I recall correctly in order to get this to work. I hope you found a solution!
    08-29-2014 11:09 AM
  6. jharo's Avatar
    The easiest way is to purchase the Samsung Allshare Doggle from Bestbuy or Samsung's website. It's about $70 and will make any HDMI tv able to use the mirror feature. I am currently using it with my s5 and a vizio tv.
    Why would anyone buy a $70 dongle when you could buy a Chromecast for $35 and do more?
    08-29-2014 11:24 AM
  7. arthur14's Avatar
    I am able to screen mirror the S5 to my Samung TV but when I play my videos, there is no audio. How am I able to get the audio to work?
    09-20-2014 09:14 AM
  8. Big Blob's Avatar
    You don't need to spend any money. If your TV is smart connect it and phone to same network and you should be able to share easily. Tap the media button on youtube
    10-31-2014 05:20 PM

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