This is the ultimate guide to Setup Chromecast DLNA/UPnP in 2020.
In this comprehensive guide I’ll cover:
- How DLNA works
- How to Share File for DLNA Devices
- You will Learn How to Setup a DLNA Server
- How to Connect DLNA device to Chromecast
- Lots more
Let’s get started.
DLNA( Digital Living Network Available) is a device that helps you to watch local videos, audios, pictures through the network. And you can share digital media among other media devices. It is also considered a multimedia device which helps people to communicate with each other. Windows media player will be the best choice to communicate with other media services and devices. Most probably all devices can support DLNA like Xbox 360, Xbox one all, Play station 3.
How DLNA works?
You can connect a DLNA device with a home network like a PC or Android phone. Once it is connected, you are able to browse folders on your server from the television screen and also can choose your favorite music, photos, videos, movies and so on.
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Available File Sharing Applications for DLNA Devices
Windows media player, VAIO media server software, Twonky suite or eye connect UPnP AV media software and serviio DLNA media server. These applications give the interface between Network and PC. You can get the music list with Title, description, artist name, album name, released date and work art. For quick selection, you can use thumbnails. Scroll down the screen a bit and choose your music list to watch and enjoy your time with your favorite music.
Features of DLNA:
- DLNA device will help you to get and share the content around your house WiFi network.
- You can access photos, videos, music on your TV by using the VAIO computer as a DLNA server.
- Sony TV supports devices like Blue-ray Disc players, Televisions, Sony Smartphones, tablets, computers and so on.
- It will give videos and audios in good quality.
How to Setup a DLNA Server?
1: An active Network
It requires a wired and wireless connection with a high-speed Internet connection.
2: DLNA Certified digital media server
This kind of device will help you to store your favorite content and it will accessible for other media players, PC and for NAS.
3: A DLNA certified digital media player
This will help you to get photos, videos and other files from other DLNA servers and you can play it on your system, TV, Blue-ray Disc player, and game consoles.
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How to Connect DLNA device to Chromecast?
1: Go to play store and install the bubble UPnP App.
2: Connect it with the power source.
3: Check whether your Chromecast WiFi and TV WiFi are connected with the same WiFi or not.
4: From your device, connect to tp-link.
5: Now go back to the bubble UPnP app.
6: Next you have to select the renderer that is your TV not a calendar for the TV.
7: Then go to the library and select a video.
8: Move to the input list and set it on any of the signals like HDMI TV.
9: Next select video and play. Now you can stream videos from Chromecast to TV.
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How to Stream Videos from Android Phone by Using DLNA?
DLNA devices will be a good option for people to watch whatever they want. The above-given method and information help people to know the features and usage of the DLNA device. We hope this article will help you to connect the DLNA device to Chromecast.