FAQ & HOW TO's
Streaming RhiFIT Website content to your TV
To view content from this website on your tv there are several options to turn to. The most straight forward is if you already have a compatible smart TV and your mobile phone is capable of screen mirroring - which most modern smart phones should be able to do.
The second easy option is to connect a laptop that you may have directly to your tv through an HDMI cable. The tv will then show exactly what is on your laptop screen and you can control the content in the usual way.
If you phone is not directly compatible with your TV, and the laptop option above does not suit then there are several other options to consider set our below.
How to cast: A quick start guide
Chromecast effectively uses a physical dongle (approx £25 - £30) to stream content from your Android phone, iPhone, iPad, or computer. Chromecast uses a Wi-Fi connection to connect your TV display to your iPhone, iPad, or Macbook. Chromecast setup uses a specific URL (or mobile app) and is a one-time installation and should provide seamless streaming to your TV once connected.
Chromecast setup isn’t hard to complete, we’ll make your Chromecast setup easy with how-to steps and photos below. Here’s how to connect Chromecast to your TV, get started with these simple steps:
- Step 1: Plug in your Chromecast device
Plug Chromecast into your TV, then connect the USB power cable to your Chromecast.Plug either the other end of the USB power cable into an open USB port on your TV OR into the included power adaptor, which you will then plug into a power socket.
Note: Only use the provided AC adaptor.
- Step 2: Connect your Chromecast device
Double check that the Chromecast and the mobile device or tablet with which you are using to set up Chromecast are both on the same Wi-Fi network.
- Step 3: Download the Google Home app
On your mobile device or tablet, download the Google Home app .
- Step 4: Set up Chromecast
Follow these simple Chromecast setup instructions.
- Step 5: Cast content