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new redesigned menu

I am usually a very patient person and adapt to change rather easily,  However, this new channel guide is difficult, cumbersome and confusing.  The menu options are confusing and the recording lists is awful.  Why did you change a good thing?  The previous guide was easy to read and maneuver.  I can

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Direct tv app sign on

Just signed up for direc tv, downloaded the app for iPad. Rep said I was set to watch tv on iPad (receiver not installed yet) i can't log in with right combination of ID and password. May have multiple ID's and passwords with various branches of AT&T. Changed passwords a couple of times. Frustrating

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Help! My tv says no servers were detected, check network connection.

My tv says no servers were detected, check network connection. We are new to this service. Can’t figure anything out

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How do I shut off ordering unless they enter a code?

No error code. I learned that my grandchildren ordered movies when I was not watching. How do I turn off the function of ordering unless I enter a code?Comcast has that function, and I would like to know how to set it up on Direct TV. Please advise

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Can direct tv dish be wired into a At&t U Verse router?

I now have At&t U Verse with cat 5 hookups,Can direct tv dish be wired to my at&t router,if not then i guess I will not get Direct tv,I dont ant any more wires run in my house!

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Promotional Premium Ch's HBO Showtime Cinemax and Srarz

I received 3 month free of Showtime Cinemax HBO and Starz which will end this week, Do I need to call and cancel or will it be done automatically. I do not wish to continue these free channels after the 3 month period expires. Thank you !

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Unprogram direct tv from a tv

We have cancelled our direct tv service and sent the equipment back but the tv still seems to be programmed for direct tv.  Four local channels come up under dtv when you auto program the tv.  Can anyone help with this?  We are trying to program to use with an antenna.

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Genie 2 Powers down when turning the TV off causing DVR to fail when the TV is off

When I power down my TV (LG TV UM8070PUA) it shuts down the Genie 2 server which takes about 7 minutes to reboot. This is very annoying and causes me to have to keep the TV on all day for DVR to work. I have opened tickets with both At&t and LG. Every other service using the LG TV is working perf

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HR44-500 / Will internal drive recordings return after removing external drive?

My HR44-500's internal drive is full. Can I connect an external drive, record to it, and then later watch recordings from the internal drive by disconnecting the external drive? In other words, can I switch between drives by disconnecting and reconnecting the external drive?

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Unable to connect to database

My receiver has been powered off for 2 months. Now it says I need a reset, code 722. I'm ok with that. Problem is when I get to the support web page it says 'unable to connect to database'. Do they have a system down?

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I don't understand how you can have FETV but won't put on METV.

I don't understand how you can have FETV on 323 and yet you won't put on METV. I know in southern Wisconsin METV is Associated with ABC channel 27, and in Southern Texas METV is associated with ABC Channel 5. So is this an issue with ABC?

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Recently Up-Graded DIRECTV to a DVR Box and 2 Genies

I am at my Sisters house due to a recent surgery. About 2 weeks ago they up-graded to a DIRECTV  DVD Box and 2 Genie Boxes for 2 other rooms with TV. The TV that has the DVR Box connected to it  has been giving a "NO SIGNAL" message. Sometimes the TV has worked but mostly No SIGNAL" The 2 TV's conne

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will dtv remote rc65 operate a panasonic viera plasma?

So far unable to program remote don't want to waste any more time if this remote will not work with this set.

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How to connect receiver to DVD player??

Where on the receiver do I connect the DVD player?

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how do i reset my wireless network, i just got a new router :)

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speakers

Purchased a bar speaker for my TV   How do I hook it up with the dvr or Tv?

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Can a Dish be broken without any visible signs of damage?

Strong winds blew our direct tv dish over, now we cant find the signal. Can the dish be broken without any visible signs of damage? How much is it to replace one?

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Bears game in Denver?

I am in the Charlotte, NC, market and can't find the Bears v. Broncos game @ 4:25 coming up on Sunday, 9/15. I do have DirecTV and NFL Sunday Ticket.

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Directv channel numbers in each package?

Is there any webpage on the Directv site that shows which channels are in each package by channel number? I see an alphabetical one but its not complete and hard to read.

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My channels

How do i select my channels on ipad?

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