Netflix Party is a Chrome Extension which allows you to watch Netflix Video contents along with your friends and families. If you are planning for a movie night but not able to end up staying together, then you can use the Netflix party to watch a movie together from a different place. It has a chat option to communicate with your friends easily. If you still bored watching the movies on a computer monitor or laptop, you can use Chromecast to watch the movie on your TV. Let us discuss how to Chromecast Netflix Party to TV.
Features of Netflix Party
- Chat option available to communicate with your friends
- Easy to install and activate
- Syncs video playback
- Custom usernames, emojis and icons available.
- Easy to create parties and join one.
Note: This extension is only available for Chrome browser.
How to Install and use Netflix Party?
Netflix Party is available as an extension on the Chrome browser. Follow the steps below to install and use Netflix Party.
1: Open Chrome browser and go to Chrome extension.
2: Search for “Netflix Party” extension or click here.
3: Click on the “Add to Chrome” button.
4: A pop-up will appear. Click on the “Add Extension” button.
5: Open Netflix website: www.netflix.com.
6: Start playing a video on Netflix.
7: The Netflix Party extension will now change the colour from White to Red. Click on the extension.
8: If you are the only one controlling, select the checkbox and then click on “start the party”.
9: The extension will give you the party URL. Copy it and share with the friends with whom you are watching this movie.
Note: Make sure everyone installs the extension to enable chat. Each Netflix login should be a premium member to access the videos on their computer.
How to Chromecast Netflix Party to TV?
Before proceeding, check whether your laptop or desktop are connected to the same WiFi network.
1: After completing the above steps, the video will play on all the computer who joined the party and it is synced to a single control or multiple controls.
2: While you are on the video screen, click on the three-dotted menu icon on the top right corner of your Chrome browser.
3: Click on the “Cast” button.
4: If your Chromecast is connected to the same Wifi network, the Chromecast device name will appear. Now tap on the sources drop-down and choose “Cast Tab”.
5: Now click on the Chromecast device name to start playing the video on your TV.
Related: How to Chromecast Netflix to TV?
The above are the steps required to Chromecast Netflix Party to your TV. It is always fun to watch movies with your friends together. With the Netflix party, you can enjoy a movie night with a long-distance friend as well. After Chromecasting the video to TV, you can enjoy the movie on the big screen as Netflix is one of the compatible Chromecast apps.