Samsung Galaxy S7 / S7 edge - View Device Screen on TV

Note Notes:

  • To share media files, an active Wi-Fi connection must be established.
  • To play or copy media to/from other devices (e.g., computer, TV, etc.), they must be connected to the same Wi-Fi network and may need to be configured for sharing. Contact the equipment manufacturer for assistance.
  • For assistance setting up a Google® Chromecast™ device, refer to this page.
  • Some apps (e.g., YouTube, Netflix, etc.) support displaying the app contents on a remote display. Within the app, tap the Cast icon Cast icon then select the desired display from the list.

Share Your Screen
Share Pictures, Videos or Music

Share your Screen

  1. Swipe down on the Status bar (at the top).
    Note The image below is an example.
    Notifications screen
  2. Swipe down from the top of the display to expand the quick settings menu.
  3. Tap Smart View.
    Note If not available, swipe left to view additional quick settings.
  4. Tap the switch to turn on Switch on (upper-right).
    Note If prompted, tap TURN ON.
  5. Select the external display device from the list.
    Note If not available, ensure your TV/external display supports screen sharing and that it is turned on.

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Share Pictures, Videos or Music

  1. From a Home screen, swipe up or down from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
    Note These instructions only apply to Standard mode and the default Home screen layout.
  2. Tap Gallery Gallery icon.
  3. If necessary, choose the appropriate album or navigate to the image or video location.
  4. Select a picture or video to view.
  5. Tap the Share icon Share icon (lower-right).
    Note If necessary, tap the screen to display the options.
  6. Tap Share to device.
  7. Select the desired external display from the list.

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