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    Displaying files on another device using Cast

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    You can push media content from your device to another device connected to the same ‎Wi-Fi network. The receiving device must be able to function as a Digital Media Renderer (DMR) device and play content received from your device. A TV or a PC running Windows® 7 or later are examples of DMR devices.

    To display photos or videos on a client device using Cast

    1. Make sure that you have correctly set up the DMR client device and that it is connected to the same ‎Wi-Fi network as your device.
    2. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal.
    3. Find and tap Album.
    4. Browse and open the photos or videos that you want to view.
    5. Swipe down the status bar with two fingers, then tap Icn sony cast and select the device that you want to share your content with.
    6. To stop sharing the photo or video with the client device, tap Icn sony cast and then select Stop casting.

    Tip

    You may also see Google Cast devices shown on the list when tapping Icn sony cast.

    To play a music track on a client device using Cast

    1. Make sure that you have correctly set up the DMR client device and that it is connected to the same ‎Wi-Fi network as your device.
    2. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal, then find and tap Icn sony app music player.
    3. Select a music category and browse to the track that you want to share, then tap the track.
    4. Tap Icn sony cast and select a client device to share your content with. The track starts playing on the device that you select.
    5. To disconnect from the client device, tap Icn sony cast and then select Stop casting.

    Tip

    You may also see Google Cast devices shown on the list when tapping Icn sony cast.


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