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Topic # 193583 16-Mar-2016 02:11
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Chrome cast did the 10% circle going to 100% when turned on so guess it was updating.

Now when I run Lightbox on my iphone6 I can't get the square with the wifi signal in right corner of phone.

I have turned phone on and off, deleted and reinstalled Lightbox on phone and still no success.

Yet Netflix and Youtube applics on Phone cast fine, so guessing not a network problem on my side.

On Spark fibre and just using Sparks DNS settings.

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  Reply # 1514659 16-Mar-2016 18:26
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As far as I know not much has changed for me, router rebooted.
But no Chromecast on lightbox from note 5, worked last night.
YouTube/Spotify both all good.
It crashes alot, but love Vikings and black sails, time to find my old iPad to try that I guess.

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  Reply # 1514693 16-Mar-2016 20:01
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Same issue here,


Note 5 to Chrome cast worked fine last night but today the Chrome cast icon is gone :-(


I've rebooted everything and uninstalled/reinstalled Lightbox but no joy.


Chrome cast works fine in all other areas I use.


Can't Airplay and now this.


Ouch. Hopefully this gets fixed soon.

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  Reply # 1514719 16-Mar-2016 20:58
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I thought I'd give the android app a whirl on my Note II - I haven't used this app for a long, long time. It won't load at all, I briefly get a spinning circle, then an error message (screenshot below). Once I clear the message the app just stays on the spinning circle but never actually does anything.

I'm rooted and run the xposed framework. I put Lightbox into the rootcloak module. No difference. I've cleared cache & data via ROM Toolbox. No difference. I've run the ROM Toolbox 'fix permissions' script. No difference.

No biggie for me but I'd imagine it's a big problem for people who rely on casting to get svod to their tv.

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  Reply # 1514720 16-Mar-2016 21:04
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Exactly what I had, in application manager I cleared data and relogged in and that fixed it ( also reset my IP with unotelly ).

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  Reply # 1514995 17-Mar-2016 13:13
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I had this problem last night. Have just installed a new Chromecast 2 on our main tv (moved the Chromecast 1 to our other tv).


The problem occurs when casting from my iPad Air to the Chromecast 2 on the main TV. I don't get the Chromecast icon inside Lightbox.


It does work ok with the iPad Air to the Chromecast 2 and casting from Youtube.


So the Chromecast connection is functional, just not being picked up in Lightbox.

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  Reply # 1515029 17-Mar-2016 14:14
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Had this issue last night too and complained via their Twitter account (as did many others!). Appears the issue is now fixed as per: although I'm not at home at the moment to test 

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  Reply # 1515107 17-Mar-2016 16:57
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Had this issue last night too and complained via their Twitter account (as did many others!). Appears the issue is now fixed as per: although I'm not at home at the moment to test 

Just tested and it's back on iOS. :)

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