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The new Haswell (Intel processor) Chromebooks are powerful enough to
Chromecast (is that a verb)? I did it with the $199 Acer c720 I got from
Best Buy.

steve


On Tue, Dec 17, 2013 at 11:37 AM, genevieve gallagher <[log in to unmask]
> wrote:

> Unfortunately, it didn't work- according to the Chrome site: "Chromecast
> works with the Chromebook Pixel on Chrome version 28 and higher (support
> for other Chromebooks is coming soon)." I've only got the cheap $249
> version.
> gg
>
>
> On Tue, Dec 17, 2013 at 11:17 AM, George Raynak <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
>> hi
>> have you installed the googlecast chrome extension?
>>
>> it allows chromebooks to use chromecast in the chrome browser
>>
>>
>> https://chrome.google.com/webstore/search/googlecast?utm_source=chrome-ntp-icon
>>
>> thanks
>> gr
>>
>>
>>
>> On Tue, Dec 17, 2013 at 10:51 AM, genevieve gallagher <
>> [log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>
>>> I didn't' realize until I plugged my new Chromecast into my Samsung
>>> Chromebook that it wasn't supported- disappointment.
>>>
>>>
>>> On Tue, Dec 17, 2013 at 7:55 AM, Raymond Ballou <[log in to unmask]>wrote:
>>>
>>>> not sure if the UbiSlate has HDMI out (how could it at that price) but
>>>> here is an idea about how to use a surplus tablet.
>>>>
>>>> If you have an old Android tablet lying around, consider repurposing it
>>>> as a Chromecast receiver
>>>>
>>>> http://news.cnet.com/2300-17938_105-10019171-9.html
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>
>>
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