Finding the MAC Address for Your Chromecast

Directions

First ensure that you have the Google Cast application, which can be found on the App Store and Google Play Store for both iOS and Android devices. Also, make sure that your Chromecast is plugged into an available HDMI port and powered via its included USB cable.

      iOS

  1. Open the Settings application.
     
  2. Select Wi-Fi and connect to the broadcasted Chromecast SSID (e.g. Chromecast0256).
     
  3. Once connected, navigate to and open the Google Cast application.
     
  4. Follow the prompts until you see the screen that displays the MAC Address.

 

      Android

  1. Open your phone’s device settings.
     
  2. Under “Wireless & networks,” touch Wi-Fi.
     
  3. Connect to the broadcasted Chromecast SSID (e.g. Chromecast0256).
     
  4. Once connected, navigate to and open the Google Cast application.
     
  5. Follow the prompts until you see a screen that displays the MAC Address.

Details

Article ID: 138178
Created
Wed 6/1/22 10:35 AM
Modified
Wed 6/1/22 10:35 AM