Android Error 16001: Timeout While Contacting Device
The error message "16001: Timeout While Contacting Device" when attempting to cast to your Google Chromecast is typically caused by a minor network configuration issue with the Chromecast itself. To resolve this issue, try the troubleshooting steps below.
- Hold the button on the Chromecast for up to 25 seconds, or until the indicator light begins flashing.
- Once you have reset the device, reconnect it to your Netflix account.
After resetting the Chromecast, close the Netflix app on your Android device, then reopen it and attempt to stream your TV show or movie again.