How Do I Mirror My PC to My Android TV?

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Are you tired of hunching over your PC to watch your favorite shows or movies? Do you wish you could stream your PC content on a larger screen?

Well, the good news is that you can easily mirror your PC to your Android TV! In this tutorial, we’ll walk you through the steps needed to achieve this.

What You’ll Need

Before we begin, let’s check out what you’ll need for this process:

  • A Windows PC
  • An Android TV
  • A stable Wi-Fi connection

Step 1: Connect Your Android TV and Windows PC to the Same Wi-Fi Network

The first step is to connect both devices to the same Wi-Fi network. This is essential for establishing a connection between them. If they’re on different networks, mirroring won’t be possible.

Connecting Your Android TV to Wi-Fi

To connect your Android TV to Wi-Fi, follow these steps:

  1. Press the Home button on your remote control.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Select Network & Internet.
  4. Select Wi-Fi.
  5. Select your Wi-Fi network and enter the password (if required).

Connecting Your Windows PC to Wi-Fi

To connect your Windows PC to Wi-Fi, follow these steps:

  1. Click on the network icon in the taskbar.
  2. Select your Wi-Fi network from the list of available networks and enter the password (if required).

Step 2: Enable Miracast on Your Windows PC and Android TV

Miracast is a wireless display standard that allows you to mirror your PC screen to your Android TV. To enable Miracast on both devices, follow these steps:

Enabling Miracast on Your Android TV

To enable Miracast on your Android TV, follow these steps:

  1. Press the Home button on your remote control.
  2. Select Display & Sound.
  3. Select Enable wireless display.

Enabling Miracast on Your Windows PC

To enable Miracast on your Windows PC, follow these steps:

  1. Press the Windows key + R to open the Run dialog box.
  2. Type “dxdiag” (without quotes) and press Enter.
  3. Select Yes if prompted by User Account Control.
  4. Select the Display tab.
  5. Under Drivers, check if “Miracast: Supported” is displayed. If it’s not displayed, your PC doesn’t support Miracast.

    If it’s displayed, click on “Save all information” and save the file to a location of your choice.

Step 3: Connect Your Windows PC to Your Android TV

Now that both devices are connected to Wi-Fi and have Miracast enabled, it’s time to connect them. Follow these steps:

  1. Click on the Notifications icon in the taskbar.
  2. Select Projecting to this PC.
  3. Select Available Everywhere under “Windows PCs and phones can project to this PC when you say it’s OK”.
  4. Notifications icon in the taskbar

  5. Select “Add a wireless display”.
  6. Select your Android TV from the list of available devices.

Step 4: Enjoy Your Content on the Big Screen

Congratulations! Your PC screen is now being mirrored on your Android TV. You can now enjoy your content on a larger screen from the comfort of your couch.

Conclusion

We hope this tutorial has been helpful in showing you how to mirror your Windows PC to your Android TV. With these simple steps, you’ll never have to strain your eyes while watching your favorite shows or movies on a small screen again.