Wireless Network / Chromecast

Objective

  • To provide information on using Chromecast on the wireless network

Environment

  • 1017169: Apogee Stream2 IPTV
  • MU-Gaming
  • Miami University Residence Halls

Cause

  • Google Chromecast is an unsupported device that is not compatible with Miami's wireless network
    • Antennae on first-generation Google Chromecast devices are/were not strong enough to maintain a reliable connection on the wireless network
    • Casting to the device may not always work on other generations due to the requirements of our wireless network

Resolution

 

Details

Article ID: 17787
Created
Wed 10/26/16 8:15 AM
Modified
Fri 7/30/21 1:52 PM
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