Windows 10 Screen Mirroring Not Working

Windows 10 Screen Mirroring Not Working

Windows 10 can mirror your screen to any device. Screen mirroring technology lets you send the media playing on your more miniature android, Windows, or any other device to a larger one such as television or media projector, etc. Sometimes, screen mirroring can make your mind more stressed and frustrated as Windows 10 Screen Mirroring Not Working in media player to see or listen to any content like videos, images, songs, movies, etc. Here are some of the tips to resolve this issue.

Screen Mirroring Is Not Working.

Check whether the network sharing features are enabled in your Windows 10 computer:

  • Step 1:Go to Start and type Network in the search box.
  • Step 2:Click Network status.
  • Step 3:Click on Network and Sharing Center.
  • Step 4:Now, click Change advanced sharing settings.
  • Step 5:In Network discovery, select Turn on network discovery.
  • Step 6:Under File and printer sharing, choose Turn on file and printer sharing.
  • Step 7:Click on Save changes.

Stream permission reset on your Windows 10 computer:

  • Step 1:Go to Start and type Media in the search box.
  • Step 2:Click on Windows Media Player.
  • Step 3:Under Stream, select Allow Internet access to home media.
  • Step 4:Click Allow internet access to home media.
  • Step 5:While prompted by User Account Control, Click Yes.
  • Step 6:Click OK.
  • Step 7:Go back to Stream and select Turn on media streaming.
  • Step 8:Click Turn on media streaming.
  • Step 9:Select Local network from Show devices on and click OK.
  • Step 10:Go back to Stream and tick to Automatically, allowing devices to play any media.
  • Step 11:Close the Windows Media Player window.

Network card driver updation:

  • Step 1:Download and install Driver Easy.
  • Step 2:Run the installed Driver Easy and click on Scan Now.
  • Step 3:Click on Update All to automatically download and install the correct version of the driver.
  • Step 4:Reboot your Windows 10.

Disconnecting the display:

  • Step 1:On your Windows 10, press Windows + A to open the Action Center.
  • Step 2:Click the Connect to a wireless display button.
  • Step 3:Under the device, click Disconnect.

Lower the display resolution on Windows 10:

  • Step 1:Press Windows+ I to open Settings.
  • Step 2:Go to System >Display> Display Resolution.
  • Step 3:Select Low display resolution and reboot the PC.
Disconnecting the display

Close Apps and Activities from the background:

  • Step 1:Go to the Windows 10 Start menu and type Task Manager.
  • Step 2:Click Enter and open the Google Chrome app.
  • Step 3:Hit End task on the bottom to close apps and other activities from the background in Windows 10.
Close Apps and Activities from the background

Microsoft Teams not screen mirroring in Windows 10

Sometimes, Microsoft teams do not screen mirroring due to an outdated version of apps or a large amount of cache collected by Windows 10.

Clear Cache in Microsoft Teams:

  • Step 1:Close the Microsoft Teams app on your Windows 10 computer.
  • Step 2:On your keyboard, press Windows + R keys to open the Run dialog box.
  • Step 3:Type %appdata%\Microsoft\Teams in the box and click OK.
  • Clear Cache in Microsoft Teams
  • Step 4:File Explorer with the folder containing the Teams file will open.
  • Step 5:Select all and delete them from your Windows 10.

Update Microsoft Teams app:

  • Step 1:Open the Microsoft Teams app and click on the three-dot icon on the right top corner of the screen.
  • Step 2:Check for Updates and install the latest version.
  • Step 3:Now, start trying to share the screen.
Update Microsoft Teams app

Check permission for screen sharing:

  • Step 1:If you are on a call, click on the three-dot menu on the right corner.
  • Step 2:Select the Meeting option.
  • Step 3:Under Who can bypass the lobby option, select Everyone.
Check permission for screen sharing

These are some tricks to solve Windows 10 Screen Mirroring Not Working. If you face any problem, please do contact our technical support.