Dailymotion is an online video hosting site like YouTube which has content more or less equal YouTube. It is available for all the Android, iOS smartphones, PCs. You can also download the video so that you can play offline. If you find any difficulties with YouTube, you can go for Dailymotion. It has content over music, video updates, news, sports and much more. Dailymotion is a free app, there is no subscription plans Follow the below instruction to know how to cast Dailymotion on Chromecast.

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How to Chromecast Dailymotion on TV?

You can cast Dailymotion on Chromecast smart TV in two ways.

  • Screen Mirror Dailymotion on smartphone
  • Cast by Chrome browser

Essential Requirements

  • Smart TV.
  • Google Chromecast.
  • Smartphone.
  • Stable WiFi connection.

Pre Requisite

  • Connect your Google Chromecast to your smart TV.
  • Make sure that your smartphone and Chromecast are connected to the same WiFi network.

Chromecast Dailymotion by Screen Mirroring

By doing screen mirroring, your entire smartphone screen is cast to the Chromecast. Whatever you do, it will be cast on the Chromecast. Follow the below steps to know how to screen mirror your smartphone to Chromecast.

Step 1: Go to the Settings menu on your smartphone.

Step 2: Choose the Connected Devices option.

Settings Menu

Step 3: Then click Connected Preferences option.

Connection Preferences

Step 4: Tap the Cast option on the list.

Cast Option

Step 5: Now, a list of devices will be displayed. Choose your Chromecast smart TV.

Dailymotion on Chromecast
Select device to cast

Step 6: Now. a warning pop up will appear to Screen Mirror your smartphone. Tap Start Now to start the screen mirroring.

Dailymotion on Chromecast
Start Now

Step 7: The entire screen will be cast on your Chromecast. Now go to Dailymotion app and play any video, the video will be cast to your Chromecast.

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Note: Play any video in Full-Screen mode for better resolution. As your entire smartphone screen is mirrored, all the notifications and calls will appear on the smart TV as well.

Chromecast Dailymotion using Google Chrome Browser

If you find Screen Mirroring annoying with your notifications and all, you can cast Dailymotion on Chromecast by using Google Chrome Browser.

Step 1: Open the Google Chrome Browser and in the search bar type the Dailymotion’s URL https://www.dailymotion.com and hit Enter.

Step 2: Play any video. While playing the video, tap the three-dotted icon in the top right corner of the screen.

Dailymotion on Chromecast
Menu icon

Step 3: Choose the Cast option on the list.

Dailymotion on Chromecast
Click on Cast

Step 4: In the list of devices displayed, choose your Chromecast smart TV.

Step 5: Click the Sources button and select Cast Tab.

Now the video will be cast to your Chromecast smart TV. While playing the video, you can do any other work in your PC. It will not affect the video.

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Conclusion

Dailymotion is the best alternative for YouTube. It has content almost equal to YouTube. You can like, share, and download videos on Dailymotion. Dailymotion is not having the Cast icon in its app. Therefore, if you want to cast Dailymotion on Chromecast using a smartphone, Screen Mirroring is the only option.

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