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Google photos and Chromecast
August 20, 2023
7:17 pm
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When displaying my Google photos on my TV using Chromecast and ambient mode is there a certain amount of time for time out where it goes back to the original screen?  I have a Samsung frame and it appears that my screensaver stops after about 15 to 20 minutes and it goes back to the artwork on my frame.

Thank you!!

August 21, 2023
11:23 am
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I don’t know of a timeout setting on Chromecast – our chromecast ambient mode photos are going all day on our TV. It may be a specific Samsung frame setting. Or … could it be that the album you chose for ambient mode only has 20 minutes worth of photos in it?

I found this on the Samsung site:…..G01216243/

If that does not address your issue, there is a “Contact Samsung” link on that page as well.

Hope that helps – we love seeing our photos on the big screen TV!

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