Vimeo is a competitor to YouTube which allows you to watch ad-free videos. It is a video-sharing platform similar to YouTube precisely for creative artistry. Vimeo was introduced in the year 2004. Moreover, you can stream and upload videos in full HD quality. Users can subscribe to Vimeo either freely or on a subscription basis. It offers a separate app for Android and iOS devices. Let us discuss how to Chromecast Vimeo from different devices to TV in this post.

Chromecast Vimeo

You can cast Vimeo from the following device:

  1. Desktop
  2. iOS
  3. Screen Mirror Vimeo through Android

How to Cast Vimeo to Chromecast TV from Desktop

Follow the below steps to cast Vimeo from the laptop to the TV.

Step1: Connect your Desktop and Chromecast to the same WiFi network.

Step2: Open vimeo.com on your Chrome browser and play the video which you want to cast.

play any video from the website
Vimeo.com

Step3: Click on the three-dotted menu icon located in the top right corner of your Chrome browser.

Click Menu icon
Click on Menu Icon

Step4: Tap on the “Cast” button.

Tap on Cast to Chromecast Vimeo
Tap on Cast

Step5: The chrome browser will display the available Chromecast device.

Chromecast Vimeo to TV
Available devices

Step6: Click sources and choose “Cast Tab“. By default, the “Cast Tab” will be selected.

click Cast Tab under Sources
Sources

Step7: Click on the Chromecast device name and start casting the Video on your TV.

To disconnect, click Cast and select stop casting

Thus, these are the steps required to Chromecast Vimeo video to your TV from a desktop.

How to Chromecast Vimeo using Smartphone [Android/ iOS]

Step1: Install the Vimeo app from the respective store on your Android or iOS device.

Google_Play
_App_Store

Step2: Sign in to your Vimeo account using your account credentials.

Step3: Choose to play any video you want.

Step4: Click on the Cast icon at the top right corner.

Step5: Pick your Chromecast device from the list of devices.

Step6: Thus, the chosen video will be used on your Chromecast-connected TV.

How to AirPlay Vimeo on Chromecast TV using iOS

Follow the below steps to cast Vimeo from iOS.

Step1: Connect the Chromecast device and your iOS device to the same WiFi network.

Step2: Install the “Vimeo” app on your iOS device.

Vimeo

Step3: Swipe up on your iOS screen and tap on “Screen Mirroring“.

Chromecast Vimeo

Step4: The available devices will get displayed on your device. Click on the Chromecast device.

Step5: Your iOS screen will now get mirrored on the TV.

Available devices

Step6: Open the Vimeo app and start playing the video you want to cast.

Step7: You will see the video on the TV but there is an option to cast the video. On your iOS device, you will find the “Cast” icon on the bottom of the Vimeo player.

Click Cast icon
Click Cast Icon

Step8: Click on it and your Video will get cast on the TV. By casting the video, you can minimize it on your phone and start using it for other purposes.

Thus, you can cast Vimeo videos from iOS using the above methods.

How to Screen Mirror Vimeo to TV through Android

The Vimeo app for Android is not compatible with casting options. Hence, if you really want to see it on your TV, then you can use the Screen Mirroring option. This is the only solution to watch Chromecast Vimeo from Android devices. In the future, Vimeo might make it compatible to easily cast video on Chromecast. Let us follow the below steps until then.

Step1: Connect your Android phone and Chromecast to the same WiFi Network.

Step2: Open the Google Home app on your Android.

Google Home

Step3: Click on the device name on the home page of your Home app.

How to Chromecast Vimeo to TV?
Click on the device name

Step4: Click on the “Cast My Screen” option.

Cast my screen
Cast my screen option

Step 5: Tap on the “Cast Screen” button on the pop-up.

Cast screen
Cast Screen

Step 6: A Warning pop-up will appear. Click on the “Start Now” button.

How to Chromecast Vimeo to TV?
Start Now

Step7: Launch the Vimeo app on your phone and start playing the video which will get screened on the TV.

You can use any one of the methods and start watching your favorite videos on the TV using any type of Chromecast device.

FAQs

Can you cast Vimeo to TV?

Yes, you can stream Vimeo on Chromecast TV using the inbuilt casting feature on Smartphones.

Why won’t Vimeo cast to TV?

To fix Vimeo not working issues on Chromecast, connect your smartphone and Chromecast with the same Wi-Fi network. If it doesn’t fix, reset your Chromecast device.

Can you stream Vimeo for free?

Yes, you can stream the Vimeo for free. To access all the content on Vimeo, you will need a subscription.