How To Cast Instagram To TV?

karan singh karan singh 23 December 2022 Follow
How To Cast Instagram To TV?

Are you bored of scrolling through fun-filled reels on Instagram on the small screen of your smartphone? We won't be asking you to erase the Instagram account and take a break from social media. If you're an influencer, or a creator of content and want to delete Instagram and saying goodbye to your tons of followers isn't an option! So, I'm going to guide you on how to cast Instagram on TV. You can trust me when I say it's an option that's superior.

Casting Instagram on TV is likely to provide many advantages. As an example, let's say you're editing some fun and fashionable reels for the gram. It's very challenging to create the perfect layout of the reel in the small space on your phone. Don't you think being in a position to view what you're doing on TV can benefit you more? That's why it's important to learn how to cast Instagram on TV.

Why should you cast Instagram Live to a large screen?

Instagram being a mobile-first application It's possible to ask why it's an effort to bring Instagram to a larger screen. Let's look at it in a brief manner.

Instagram is the top platform for the latest and most exciting content. Images and videos in the feed, Live videos, and IGTV; all are shared daily by billions of users. People post, explore shops and create companies on Instagram.


However, advertisement screens skyscraping posters, and billboards- all are elements of offline marketing that consumers are still drawn to and enjoy, in spite of the rise of the growth of online marketing. Thus, using large screens is one step to making sure customers are satisfied because people enjoy the sensation of large screens.

The possibility of casting Instagram to TV presents marketers with an opportunity to make use of Instagram as a powerful marketing tool that can be integrated into their offline marketing strategies. It is possible to use big screens in shopping malls as well as public spaces to display their brand feed and live campaigns in front of a large number of people to raise the brand's visibility and increase engagement.

Live videos can now be displayed for as long as four hours. Brands can arrange to cast live videos to large screens for events or interactive sessions for users in several locations. This can also help in reducing costs, as marketers can conduct the session in different places by sitting at one place and just having tiny set-ups at each desired place.

Instructions on casting Instagram on the TV using Android Phone

  1. Go through the settings, then locate and select the option to Cast. The option will be in "Bluetooth and Connections"(it might differ across brands and models of Android gadgets).
  2. After you have selected the Cast option, make sure you check the Wireless display from the three-dot menu. After that, you will get a list of all gadgets that you can cast.
  3. If you have the Google Home app installed on your Phone or Tablet then you are able to cast or mirror your phone's display using this app too. Simply open it, and choose the option of casting audio or screen. Select the same option on another screen.
  4. Within a couple of minutes, your TV will start casting or mirroring your Android tablet or phone display in front of the TV.
  5. Then, you can open Instagram on your mobile and take a look at any photo or video that you like, and the same is playing on your TV.

Steps to cast Instagram on the TV via a computer or Laptop (Windows/Mac)

You can also cast your PC's display onto your television. While the steps are somewhat different from those of the others, it's not complicated. To use this method, you must also have Chromecast.

  1. Make sure that your computer and Google Chromecast are connected to the same wi-fi network.
  2. Start Google Chrome, the Google Chrome web browser on your personal computer.
  3. Visit the Instagram website and log in to your Instagram account.
  4. When you're still within Google Chrome, click the three dots that are located in the top right corner of your browser.
  5. The menu will appear, select"cast" from the menu "cast" button.
  6. You will see a an array of devices that are Chromecast-enabled around you that you can cast to.
  7. Select your Chromecast device's name, then it will begin mirroring the laptop or PC screen to your TV.

Only the browser tab that is active will be mirrored to your TV by default. There are three casting options you can choose from. Three casting options can be obtained by clicking"Source":

  • Cast Tab. With this option, you'll only be able to cast the specific tab of your Google Chrome browser. This is enough for casting Instagram on the TV screen.
  • Cast Desktop. This option lets you cast the entire display of your screen, including all tabs in chrome, as well as any other application software.
  • Cast File. This option allows you to stream video and audio files. It is necessary to click the file that you want to cast on your TV's screen with this option.

Steps to cast Instagram from your Apple/iPad to a Chromecast-enabled television

  1. Download and Install the MomoCast application for your iPhone or iPad to cast the screen.
  2. Start Safari then tap the Share button then click on Cast using MomoCast.
  3. This will open the webpage you're browsing with MomoCast's web browser with an icon of casting at the top right. Select the name of your Chromecast in order to join.
  4. Tap the Cast icon again after which you tap on the Mirror screen to begin streaming. The webpage will be displayed on your device. This could be used to show a presentation, a PDF file, or even just show friends pictures as well as videos from your Instagram.
  5. Tap the icon for Cast again and tap Disconnect to stop the streaming.

Final Words

So, this was how to cast Instagram on TV! In this post, I've discussed three different ways using which you can mirror Instagram onto the television screen. So, use whatever method works best for you, and improve your scrolling on Instagram (or scrolling with doomscrolling) to the next level!

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