Questions tagged [miracast]

The HDMI-over-WiFi wireless display protocol.

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Can I be Miracast compatible with Wi-Fi dongle?

I have a Windows 10 desktop with no Wi-Fi device, it is connected with an Ethernet cable. If I buy a Wi-Fi USB dongle, can my desktop be Miracast compatible? Example of Wifi USB dongle I mean: https:/...
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Automatic screen mirroring using windows 10

I am currently looking at methods of screen mirroring from a Windows 10 device to a receiving device (such as a smart television), and was wondering if there was any way of automatically establishing ...
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Screenshare from Ubuntu 18.04 to Roku 3 on the same Wi-Fi

I've tried everything, including: MiracleCast (couldn't figure out how to use it) NetworkManager Wifi Direct (couldn't figure out how to build it, i'm new to linux and building programs) A browser ...
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How to project a Windows 10 to my LG TV

I am using Thinkpad E530 and I can see the PC can discover the LG TV from my Device Manager. However, when I was trying to Connect to this TV by clicking the Connect It shows my PC doesn't support ...
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How to remove top bar of Windows Connect?

After updating to the Windows October 2018 Update, I have this bar at the top of my screen when I'm using Connect to cast to another screen: This is after unpinning it, but it still appears when I ...
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How do you set up Miracast between two devices connected via ethernet (shared network connection)?

In locations without a WiFi Network or LAN ports i'd like to use my Surface Go as an external screen for my Notebook. Miracast over Wifi and over LAN (both devices connected to the same network, for ...
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Miracast over Infrastructure Validation and Troubleshooting

I'm looking for some assistance with troubleshooting Miracast over Infrastructure. Specifically, validation that it's even working. From what I understand using it is supposed to be seemless and not ...
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Miracast connection error after joining ad domain

I have a situation where a laptop always ends up have a connection error when trying to establish a screen share using Miracast. Shockingly this phenomenon began right after joining the lenovo laptop ...
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Miracast over Infrastructure not working

So, I have a notebook and I have a tablet PC. Both running Windows 10 x64 1803 (PC runs PRO, tablet runs Home). Both are connected the same network: notebook is connected via Ethernet cable and tablet ...
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Screen mirroring Android to Windows 10: How to enable keyboard/mouse as input devices?

I'm using Android's Miracast system to project my Android screen to my Windows 10 computer. This is working fine (though I notice I have to reboot my computer sometimes to get it to show up as an ...
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Troubleshoot Windows 10 Miracast/Intel Widi connection

Trying to connect from Windows 10 PC to some screens that supports Miracast/Intel Widi (LG smart, Amazon Fire, ...). Both sides start the connection process, but sometimes they establish connection ...
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How does VPN client affect Miracast?

I am on a Dell laptop, that came stock w Win 10, and my miracast is broken. (It worked since the beginning, then broke one day.) I initially thought (per How to troubleshoot miracast on windows 10 ...
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Miracast no longer working on Windows 10 laptop

I have a Dell Inspiron 17 5748 running Windows 10 1709 (Fall Creators Update). A good year ago I was able to wirelessly duplicate my laptop's screen to a Samsung UE40J6200 TV. I remember having to ...
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What do I need to project my Windows 10 PC screen on my HDTV?

I'm trying to project my PC screen on to my new UHD TV. I would prefer doing it over the LAN but wirelessly is OK. Here's what I've got a brand new UHD TV that natively supports Miracast. (LG ...
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How to troubleshoot miracast on windows 10 laptop?

A Windows update a couple of weeks ago broke miracast on my laptop (Dell XPS13 9350 / i7-6560U / Iris 540). It broke on v1703, and the v1709 update did not fix it. My machine automatically installs ...
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How uninstall Win 10 update? (it broke my miracast)

How do I get the below removed? (Specifically, the updates highlighted in yellow) One of these broke my miracast. (Dell XPS 13 laptop) My next step on this process is here: How to troubleshoot ...
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How to use miracast as an extended desktop on Linux?

I have a webos tv that support both Intel Wireless Display and miracast. I want the tv screen to extend my desktop monitor like with xinerama : that is, I don’t want the tv to mirror the image of my ...
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Why is my Miracast display about a minute behind my computer?

I am trying to send my computer's display over to my TV by duplicating it, but my TV shows what I was doing about a minute ago instead of what I'm doing right now. That's honestly obnoxious and I was ...
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Manually Set Resolution on Microsoft Display Adapter

I have one of those Microsoft Display Adapters that I use for Miracasting. Yesterday I decided to move it from my Sony 40 Inch 1080p 60Hz tv to my AOC f22 Monitor again 1080p 60Hz. On my tv it works ...
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How to tell if a WiFi adapter supports WiDi/Miracast?

I'm looking to purchase an (USB) adapter for WiDi/Miracast use. How can I (before purchase) determine if a WiFi adapter supports wireless display/Miracast?
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Can I use Microsoft Wireless Adapter with multiple monitors?

I want my Desktop to be tucked away under my desk and would like to use 2 Monitors wirelessly with my Desktop. Is Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter product capable of allowing my 64-bit Windows 10 ...
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How to connect Anycast M2 Plus RK2928 using Intel WiDi to Windows 7 laptop

I bought Anycast M2 Plus RK2928 for 2nd external monitor for my Dell Inspiron 17R. I have newest graphic drivers installed (manual way, Windows 7 blocks original Intel's drivers, so I had to update ...
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Setting up Miracast on Windows 8.1 / Samsung Smart TV UE65F6470SS

I try since a few days to setup Miracast on my Desktop PC / Smart TV, which refuse to work. (Cant use more than 2 links :-(..) My Setup : Samsung Smart TV UE65F6470SS LAN using Router FritzBox ...
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Is the Miracast protocol a practical equivalent of an HDMI signal?

Miracast has been described as "HDMI over WiFi"†, and as such I've recommended it to a couple of people asking about HTPC setups when unable to run wire. After giving it more thought, I'm wondering a ...
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How to get Miracast working with Sitecom WLA 7100

I bought a Sitecom AC1200 / WLA7100 Wifi adapter and a LG 42LB650V TV which supports Miracast so I can share the screen of my PC (running Windows 8.1) on my TV using Miracast. The problem is that the '...
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Use Miracast (or other wireless display tech) to extend screens to Multiple Wireless Displays

Is it possible to use a Surface Pro 3 (or other tablet/laptop/netbook/desktop) and two Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter (or other similar devices) to extend a Windows 8.1 desktop (or other OS) so it ...
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How can you mirror a high-resoluton screen?

I just bought a 1440p 21:9 monitor that I had planned on using wirelessly with my laptop from across the living room. I tried using a Miracast dongle (a Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter) but it will ...
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Connecting Windows PC to Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter (Miracast)

I connected a Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter (Miracast receiver) to my TV sitting right next to the PC. It works flawlessly from my Android phone, but I'm unable to connect to it from my custom ...
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Miracast in Windows Server 2012 R2 (Devices in Charms side bar missing)

I have, so far been able to add my TV to my devices list in Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter edition, However unlike in Windows 8/8.1 I am not able to Project my display content to the TV as I dont ...
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Upgrade NDIS to 6.4 for miracast

I am trying to get miracast to work on my laptop running Windows 8.1 and it looks like the laptop meets all of the criteria except for a network card which supports NDIS 6.4 (mine is 6.3). Is there ...
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Use a PC as a Miracast receiver? [closed]

I have an Android phone capable of Miracast streaming and also Wi-Fi Direct, and a Wi-Fi capable laptop, currently running Windows 8.1 Pro and regularly reaching download speeds of 15 MB/s over ...
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Why Miracast and ordinary WiFi connection can work simultaneously?

I am really interested in the theory behind. I would be very grateful if someone could tell me how does it work.
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Miracast over Ethernet / Indirect Wifi?

I'm not sure if this is the right place for the question, but I looked at all the sites of stackexchange and found this one to fit best. I'm looking for the best way to allow a lot of devices to use ...
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How to set up Miracast on Windows 8.1?

My "dumb" TV and my WD TV Live Hub both do not support Miracast (this is a technology to display your phone or table on an external screen). Windows 8.1 is said to support it, however, so I've ...
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Wireless screen sharing options (DLNA, WiDi, Miracast, etc) to extend Windows 8 screen

Ideally I would want to turn a Windows 8 tablet into an extension of the screen of another Windows 8 machine, without cables. In a perfect world the screen on the tablet would forward touch events to ...