TCL Roku TV is one of the earliest adoptions of Roku TV, a device way ahead of its time. The people at TCL and Roku do as awesome job putting together a device that can serve as the TV and the streaming device at the same time. This means that you have all of the shortcomings or constraints of a device like having to juggle between multiple remotes to control the TV and the streaming device and having to set the entire connection up.
Now that you have the Roku device inbuilt in the TCL TV, you can simply plot the TV, connect it to power and internet, and get started. One more cool feature is, you can use the Roku channels to cast any device with a browser’s screen on to the TCL Roku TV Screen Mirroring technology. To do this, you must be logged in to your Roku account, so if you don’t have one, please download the same.
Step 1 – Download Roku cast for the TCL Roku screen mirroring
Roku cast is one of the channels that offer a screen mirroring option. To download the channel, you will have to go ahead and search for the channel in the Roku channel store. Once you reach the channel store,
- Please enter the right search phrase on to the Roku channel search box.
- Since we’re looking for Roku Cast, or channels that can help us in the TCL Roku TV Screen Mirroring, please search for Casting or Roku cast.
- The channel you are looking for will be populated down the search result.
- Please select the channel and select the download option.
You will have to wait until the channel is downloaded and installed. This depends on the speed of the internet connection. Please wait. Meanwhile, you can set the channel activation up, and download the same extension in your device browser as well.
Step 2 – Installing the Chrome extension.
Now that the channel is installed in the Roku device we must install the same application on to the device you want to cast the screen from. For this, open the chrome browser from the device and go to the chrome store.
Once there, please go ahead and search for the Roku cast extension. From the search result, choose and download the extension you need. Once the extension is installed, go ahead and activate the Roku channel so you can get started with the TCL Roku TV screen mirroring right away.
Step 3 – Activating the channel
Once the Chrome extension is download, please make sure to activate the channel from the same browser. Go to the Roku activation URL and you will see slots to enter the Roku activation code. To activate the channel, you will have to go ahead and look up the activation code from the Roku TV and enter the same on to the browser window. Once you enter the same, the channel will be active.
Now, please go ahead and open the browser extension from the device you want to case the screen from. The application detects the TCL Roku TV Screen mirroring application, and you will be able to cast the screen on to the TV.
If you have any other questions, or if you need help mirroring your screen, visit Roku.com/link or please do let us know via our toll-free number, +1-805-669-0100. We’re open 24*7!