Casting allows you to stream (or cast) content from the Ignite TV App (formerly known as BlueCurve TV App) to your TV screen, using your mobile device or Chrome web browser as a remote control. You can stream from the Ignite TV App or website to a Chromecast enabled TV over any WiFi connection within Canada.
This feature will work with any Chromecast enabled TV. Be sure that your mobile device and Ignite TV App have the latest updates installed.
Ignite TV App versions
Google Chrome: 6.2
Chromecast Home Hub
Android 5.0 or newer
iOS 12.0 or newer
Access from the Ignite TV App
Follow these steps to access the Cast option from the Ignite TV App.
Open the Ignite TV App on your mobile device.
Tap the hollowed-out cast icon in the header of the app.
A list of available devices is shown. Tap the device you want to stream to.
Once connected, the casting icon appears solid.
Choose a program to watch and it'll play on the selected device. Use your mobile device as a remote for playback controls.
To stop casting, tap the cast icon again and select Stop Casting.
Did you know: While casting content, you can browse through the guide or library for another show to watch, without disrupting the stream.
Access from the Ignite TV website
Follow these steps to access the Cast option from the Ignite TV website.