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The Cast Icon Disappears on the YouTube App for iOS Devices

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  • Make sure that your Apple® iPhone® mobile device and your TV are connected to the same network. You can either use wired or wireless set up  to connect your TV to a network. For your iPhone, follow the instructions on in the supplied manuals.
  • Make sure that the YouTube® app is not pulled up or already running on your TV before you cast.

Cast Videos to Your TV

  1. Launch the YouTube app on your iPhone.
  2. Play the video that you'd like to cast on your TV.
  3. On YouTube playback screen, tap the Send To TV iconCast icon.
  4. Tap on the model number of the TV.
    • While the two devices connect, a loading icon will appear on your TV and on your phone's screen. Once connected, the video will start playing on your TV. 

      a loading image

Note:

  • The cast feature works on TVs released on 2013 and later.
  • The feature supports iOS version 8.1.2 and later, and Android® mobile devices or tablet computers.