Please Note: That as of Windows 10, 2004 "Microsoft Connect" is provided as an Optional Component "Wireless Display" and that you will need to add it via Windows Settings -> Optional Components.

The Connect Application in Windows 10 Anniversary Update gives Windows PCs and Android smartphone users the ability to “cast” their screens to a PC running Microsoft 10 with the Connect Application Running. Notably, this feature does not work for iOS and the host device must support Miracast. The connect application uses peer to peer connectivity. This FAQ covers using MS Connect and Configuration.

Using Microsoft Connect

Configuring Microsoft Connect Action Tile

Go to Settings Ctrl-Alt-S

  • Select Actions
  • Select the Group – Recommend Quicklaunch
  • Select add
  • Type Connect
  • Select Connect from action Catalog

  • Set Display Rules (optional)
  • Choose the order (Optional)
  • Save

Using Miracast at the PC 

If Connect is full screen you can full down form the top to minimize if the title bar is not visible.