How To Cast A Presentation From Your Smartphone To Your TV

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Getting ready for a presentation includes a whole lot of issues; ensuring the slides are so as, the presentation is cohesive and properly-related, a fast rehearsal, checking and rechecking that you've the presentation file on your laptop computer, and ensuring it's working. Shows largely nonetheless reside on our laptops and should you overlook your laptop computer, or don’t have one obtainable to entry a presentation file from a cloud drive, it’s an issue of nightmare proportions. If nevertheless you’re presenting by way of a Chromecast device all you want is your smartphone and the Google Slides app to offer a presentation.

Google Slides natively helps  Chromecast. Android customers can kind of simply forged their complete screen to a TV with the Chromecast since there's help for the device on the OS degree however in the event you’re operating an older version of Android, one which doesn’t help Chromecast, you aren’t with out choices.

For each Android and iOS customers Google Slides bridges the hole simply. Faucet the presentation file inside Google Slides and you will notice the ‘Cast’ button seem on the prime (if there's a device on the network). Faucet it and choose the device from these it detects and it'll start casting to your TV.

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There's a small caveat right here although; solely slides which are within the Google Slides format could be forged. In our exams, Google Slides doesn’t supply the ‘Cast’ button when a PPT or KEY file is tapped. This implies you must convert your file to the Google Slides format which is extremely straightforward to do.

Add your presentation to Google Slides out of your desktop and open it. It'll ask you to pick if you wish to ‘View Solely’ or ‘Edit as Google Slides’. Choose the edit option and the file can be transformed to the Google Slides format. It’s best to save lots of the file as a replica  (from the File menu) and maintain the unique PPT on your drive simply in case.

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When you open a PPT or KEY file in Google Slides for modifying and it’s transformed efficiently, you will notice the Cast button seem within the Google Slides app on Android or iOS whenever you open the file in it.


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