DriveCast

DriveCast

Cast media from Google Drive directly to a Chromecast device

DriveCast
What is DriveCast?
DriveCast is a Chrome extension which allows users to directly cast media - audio, video, and images - from Google Drive to any Chromecast-enabled device without any download. Further, it gives the flexibility to cast directly from any URL like live streams or other external media. DriveCast works seamlessly with all Chromecast models such as Audio, Video, Ultra etc., and supports all Chromecast natively supported media formats. Privacy policy details can be found at http://drivecast.tib.im.
Stats
Users: 30,000+
Rating: 3.33 (112)
Version: 0.1.33 (Last updated: 2020-01-13)
Creation date: 2020-01-11
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • identity
  • https://www.gstatic.com/*
Size: 146.43K
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Summary

Features:

  • Cast audio, video and images directly from Google Drive (no download needed).
  • Cast directly from a URL (e.g. live streams or other external media).
  • Works with all Chromecast enabled devices (Chromecast Audio, Video, Ultra etc.).
  • Works with all media formats natively supported by Chromecast: https://developers.google.com/cast/docs/media

Privacy policy: http://drivecast.tib.im

User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Chrome Web Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
Pros
  • Connects with Chromecast
  • Allows casting media files
  • Good URL caster and media player
Cons
  • Does not work for some users
  • Issues with audio
  • Doesn't support certain media formats
Most mentioned
  • Does not work
  • No funciona
  • No detecta los dispositivos
Recent reviews
No Matter What I Did The Damn App Didn't Do A Thing , But They Got All My Info .
by AngelMyst AngelMyst, 2024-06-18

no funciona
by Violeta Cortez Violeta Cortez, 2022-01-21

Very disappointing. I added this to my laptop to try and connect to chrome cast and it did not work. My laptop did not even communicate with my chrome cast device.
by Gina Landry Gina Landry, 2024-05-15
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Safety
Risk impact

DriveCast may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.

Risk likelihood

DriveCast has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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