How to Chromecast QuickTime Player From Mac or Windows

Chromecast QuickTime Player
Cast SupportNo
CategoryMedia Player
What You Can Watch on QuickTime PlayerVideos and Audio

QuickTime Player is a built-in media player on Mac that allows users to play or edit audio and video. You can also install the QuickTime Player app on your Windows PC. Since it is a version, you cannot install the app on your Android and iPhone/iPad devices. However, the application does not have the built-in Chromecast feature. You can use your Chrome browser to cast the PC screen on your smart TV. From this article, you will learn how to Chromecast QuickTime Player content from your smartphone to the PC.

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


How to Chromecast QuickTime Player Using Chrome Browser

1. Launch the Chrome browser on your PC.

2. Click the three dotted-icon to choose Save and shareCast → Select your device.

Select the Cast option

3. Select the Sources tab and choose the Cast Desktop option.

4. Choose your PC screen and click the Share button.

5. Now, launch the QuickTime Player on your PC/Mac and watch it on the TV screen.

How to Chromecast QuickTime Player Using Edge Browser on PC

1. Launch the Edge Browser on your PC and click the ellipsis icon.

2. Select More toolsCast media to deviceSelect your TV.

Select the Cast option to Chromecast QuickTime Player

3. Upon finding your Chromecast device, click the Cast Desktop option from the Sources drop-down.

4. Choose your screen and tap the Share button.

5. Now, play the content on the QuickTime Player app and watch it on the TV screen.

Is it Possible to Chromecast the QuickTime Player from Smartphone [iPhone/Android]

Unfortunately, QuickTime Player is available only for Windows and Mac. The player doesn’t have a native application for iPhone and Android. Therefore, the only feasible way to cast the QuickTime Player is from the desktop.


1. How do you fix Chromecast not working on the QuickTime Player app?

First of all, ensure that the above-mentioned prerequisites have been fulfilled. Then restart the Chromecast device to fix the temporary bugs on it. If the issue repeats, reset the Chromecast firmware and then try to cast the QuickTime Player app.