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i want to extend my windows 10 laptop to my samsung 50"tv. can i use chromecast app for windows 10?
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it depends on the interfaces available on the smart TV. a specific model please?
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Yes

Chromecast 1 or Chromecast will do the trick.

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If your windows 10 laptop support Intel WiDi and your SAMSUNG Smart TV is WiFi enabled, you can extend the screen of your laptop to the TV without buying extra accessories.

http://www.samsung.com/ae/support/skp/faq/1072594

Post back exact model of laptop and TV.
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my tv is (Samsung - 48" Class (47.6" Diag.) - LED - 1080p - Smart - HDTV - Black). i want to follow instruction from "How to download chromecast app for windows 10" but i affraid its not work. can you explain it to me ?
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If you want to use Chromecast 2, you need to buy it first.

https://www.google.com/chromecast/tv/

Without the Chromecast 2 on hand, you can try nothing.
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@Jackie Man : yeah.... good solution without buy chromecast device. love your tips sir.... thanks alot
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you are my hero @Jackie Man. thanks a lot
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Your TV has WiFi.

http://www.samsung.com/us/support/owners/product/UN48J5200AFXZA

What is the laptop brand and model?

Not all laptops supports WiDi, need Intel CPU and certain WiFi adapters.
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my laptop is Lenovo ThinkPad X260. your tips about http://www.samsung.com/ae/support/skp/faq/1072594 is not work for windows 10, because intel widi do not support windows 10. any idea?
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Sorry, Lenovo has pulled back the driver for Intel Wireless Display Driver for Windows 10 (64-bit) - ThinkPad X260.

http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:DAt-c1XB8mIJ:support.lenovo.com/sa/en/products/laptops-and-netbooks/thinkpad-x-series-laptops/thinkpad-x260/downloads/ds105883+&cd=1&hl=zh-TW&ct=clnk&gl=hk

The possible reason is that the driver will not work after Win 10 update.
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I do not have your TV to test. But you can try the built-in feature of Win 10 to see whether you can mirror your laptop screen to your TV. Details are in the link below.

http://www.laptopmag.com/articles/mirror-screen-windows-10
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