How to Chromecast Firefox Browser to TV

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Implementing the Chromecast functionality on the Firefox browser presents a notable challenge. Yet, you can screen mirror your browsing to your Chromecast-connected TV or a smart TV. The Firefox browser is available on both the Play Store and the App Store. Sadly, the Firefox application lacks the built-in Chromecast support.

However, the app supports mirroring the content directly from your smartphone to your Chromecast device. Meanwhile, if you are a PC user, you can access Chrome and Edge browsers to cast the Firefox browser from its official site. From this outline, you can learn all the possible methods to use Firefox via Chromecast.

Note – The following guide applies to Smart TVs with built-in Chromecast support.


How to Chromecast Firefox Using Android Smartphone

1. Download and install the Firefox browser on your Android device from the Play Store.

2. Launch the Firefox browser and visit any website on your Android smartphone.

3. Open the Notification Panel on your smartphone.

4. Hit the Cast/Screencast option and select your Chromecast TV from the list.

Select the Screencast option to cast the Firefox browser to your Chromecast device

5. Allow permission for screen mirroring and then stream any online content on the TV.

How to Chromecast Firefox Using iPhone/iPad

Since the iPhone supports only the AirPlay option, you need to download a third-party app from the store to cast the iPhone screen on Chromecast.

1. Download the Firefox app on your iPhone/iPad from the App Store.

2. Launch the app to scan the nearby available Chromecast device.

3. Select your Chromecast device and hit the Start Broadcast button.

4. Now, launch the Firefox browser on your iPhone/iPad.

5. Visit any website on the Firefox browser to watch the desired content on your Chromecast-compatible TV.

Now, the content on your iPhone/iPad will stream on your Chromecast on your TV.

Note – You can stop casting by launching the Firefox app → Stop → Stop Broadcast.

How to Chromecast Firefox Using Chrome Browser

1. Launch the Chrome browser on your device and right-click anywhere on the app.

2. Select Cast and select your Chromecast device.

Select Cast

3. Hit the Sources drop-down box and click the Cast Desktop option.

Cast tab

4. Now, the screen will start to mirror your TV.

5. At this time, open the Firefox browser and play your desired content to watch on your TV.

How to Chromecast Firefox Using Edge Browser

1. Open the Microsoft Edge browser and hit the ellipsis icon.

2. Click More Tools and choose Cast Media to device.

Click the Cast media to device option

3. Now, select Sources and hit the Cast Desktop option.

4. Choose the PC screen and click Share to mirror the Mac’s screen on the TV.

5. Now, go to the Firefox browser and play any online content to stream on your Chromecast TV.

6. After casting, click the Cast icon at the top-right and disconnect your TV.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Is it possible to download Firefox on Google TV?

No, the Firefox browser is not compatible with Google TV. Alternatively, you can sideload the Firefox browser on Google TV using Downloader.

2. Why is Chromecast Firefox not working on my TV?

You cannot Chromecast Firefox if both devices are connected to different internet connections. So, ensure that both your devices are connected to the same WIFI network.