Verizon Cloud - Android™ Smartphone - Connect to / Disconnect from a TV

Note Check out these FAQs to learn more about Verizon Cloud.

Note Notes:

  • This feature is only available on Samsung and Vizio Smart televisions and televisions equipped with Google Chromecast™.
  • The phone and TV must be connected to the same Wi-Fi network.
  • Ensure your Verizon Cloud app is up to date as the steps below apply to the most recent version.


Connect to TV
Disconnect from TV


Connect to TV

  1. Follow the TV manufactures steps to connect the TV to a Wi-Fi router.
  2. Connect the device to same Wi-Fi network that the TV is on.
  3. From the home screen of the device, tap the Apps icon or swipe up from the center of the display to access all apps.
  4. Tap the Verizon Cloud icon Verizon Cloud.
  5. Tap the Navigation Menu icon Navigation Menu (upper-left).
  6. Select the content type (e.g., Photos & Videos, Music, etc.).
  7. Navigate to a media file (e.g., picture, video, music) then tap the Contextual Menu icon Contextual Menu (upper-right).
  8. Tap Connect to a TV.
    Connect to a TV
  9. If prompted, tap Got It.
    Tap Got It
  10. Select the preferred display.
    Select a display
  11. Tap the Cast to TV icon Cast to TV icon (upper-right).
  12. View the file on the TV.
    Note To view a video tap the play icon on the device.




Disconnect from TV

  1. While connected to a TV, tap the Casting to TV icon Casting to TV icon on the phone (upper-right).
  2. Tap Disconnect.
    Tap Disconnect