QuickTime is Apple’s default media player on Mac computers to play the video and audio files. It also offers other features like basic video editing options (trim, rearrange and rotate), screen recorder, and capture your iOS device screen. Apart from local media files, QuickTime also lets you play the media files stored on iCloud Drive. The video formats supported by QuickTime are QuickTime Movie (.mov), MPEG-4 (.mp4, .m4v), MPEG-1, 3GPP, 3GPP2, AVI and DV. The supported audio formats are iTunes Audio (.m4a, .m4b, .m4p), MP3, Core Audio (.caf), AIFF, AU, SD2, WAV, SND, and AMR. The following section will show the steps to Chromecast QuickTime player from Mac.

QuickTime Player

Note – The following steps are also applicable with Chromecast built-in TVs.

Steps to Chromecast QuickTime From Mac

{1} Connect your Chromecast and Mac are connected to the same Wi-Fi network.

{2} Launch the Chrome browser on your Mac PC.

Ensure that the Chrome browser installed on your Mac is running on the latest version. If not, go to the Browser settings and update the browser to the latest version.

{3} Click the Chrome menu on the top right corner of the browser screen.

{4} Tap the Cast menu.

click cast

{5} Nearby device name will appear on the screen.

{6} Tap the drop-down icon located next to the Sources menu.

{7} Choose the Cast Desktop option and then select your Chromecast device.

Chromecast QuickTime Player

{8} Allow necessary permissions and mirror your Mac screen on the TV.

{9} After mirroring the screen, launch the QuickTime media player and play the content you want.

{10} Now, watch the media content on your TV screen.

Related: Guide to Chromecast Windows Media Player

This is the only way to Chromecast QuickTime player. The media player comes with a simple interface, making it easier for Mac users to play the content. On QuickTime, you can vary the video playback speed from 2x to 60x.

FAQs

Can I Chromecast QuickTime Media Player?

Yes, you can Google Chromecast Quick Media Player from your Mac device.

How to fix Chromecast QuickTime not working issue?

Make sure to connect both the devices with the same Wi-Fi network and update the browser. If it doesn’t fix, change your Power supply and restart your Chromecast device.