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Pink screen when casting tabs with Chromecast

Blame it to the Chrome developers. The pink screen when casting tabs with Chomecast was caused by the recent Google Chrome browser update. Glad we found this quick fix. The Fix More than waiting for a fix, here’s a quick solution. Uncheck Use hardware accelaration when available on Chrome’s Advanced settings. I’ll let the screenshot below guide you on how just to do that:  

Google Chrome minimizes fullscreen mode on alt+tab

I am a Chromecast user. If I wanted to watch in fullscreen on my HDTV via chromecast, I should be able to switch tabs and multitask on my laptop without affecting my Chromecast viewing experience. What happens when I alt+tab in fullscreen mode on Google Chrome When I watch my e-Sports, I hit full screen on my streaming tab, switch to other active tabs and maintain the fullscreen view on my video. The recent Google Chrome update (Version 32.0.1700.76) killed this multitasking capability. When viewing any flash powered video players (i.e.,, & CBS) alt-tabbing would close my fullscreen view back to a smaller view. Multiple users here and here had the same issue. The issue Apparently, the built-in Google Chrome flash player called PepperFlash (across Windows, Mac and Linux) has been the causing issue. The fix While the Chrome developers are working on a fix, we have found a way to get you back ...(Read More)