I would have never thought to do that?!?! There are a lot of problems with Windows 8 tablets or phones. It will try to cast the tab but fail after being extremely choppy after a few seconds.
Thinking outside the box — does Chromecast need an internet connection to cast local videos? I went to watch a show off the CWTV. To stream local media, please read this guide: Wondershare Filmora9.
First, can you play it in Chrome browser as indicated in the guide? No matter which device you use, these are the programs you should use.
Otherwise you are of no help to me. If you really want to cast any format, check the second solution.
Once found, select it and your video starts to play on Google chrome, cast it to chromecast using the cast button on the top right. Read More up its sleeve, including scrobbling tracks to Last.
So the codecs must be available or not? If you have the format incompatibility issue, just use Video Converter to convert your video to be supported by Chrome.
Chromecast vs. I played 2 mkv files in google chrome. No extra work needed.
You can use the following windows shortcuts to switch to other programs, or start a new program e.