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Why is one channel pixelating

Using Direct TV Stream there is one channel (WPTV channel 5 in West Palm Beach, FL) that is pixelating, but none of the other channels do. I've moved my Roku, restarted it, rebooted the router, removed and re-added the Direct TV Stream channel.  It didn't do this before but now it is getting w

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How to stop automatic changing to Spanish while watching HBO channels

While watching movies on HBO channels, Directv Stream app on Samsung tv freezes, and comes back on after a few seconds but language is changed to Spanish. We have good Wi-Fi strength at tv and no other problems with any other streaming app. Only DTV Stream has this problem. We have to manually go in

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Can't access NEW DIrecTV satellite account

I setup a new DirecTV account, haven't been a customer for two + years. If I go to AT&T's website it shows my old (closed) AT&T mobile account, nothing else.  I I go to DirecTV's website it shows my NFL Sunday Ticket account I had in LA, but nothing else.  The Sunday Ticket accoun

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Connecting TVs to the box

How do I connect my Samsung Tvs to the streaming box, I search for Directv Stream and all I get is Youtube videos, no app to select.

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 • DIRECTV STREAM Setup & Equipment

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Excess Channel Buffering and Sync Issues

For almost 3 weeks I've been having issues with dropped connections from the Streaming App on Smart TV's running on a FiOS backbone. Issues range from excess buffering, voice sync, screen lockup, a screen blip that throws the signal out of sync or black screen from dropped signals. The only Sourc

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How can a dish be installed on my rental/roof without my permission??????????

My tenant calls DirectV and the installer had a nerve to install this disgusting dish without my permission smack on my roof. The tenant had the dish installed on the side of the building without my permission. He then called them because of a bad signal and the sub-contractor Mastec Advanced Techno

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Live stream on iPhone 13

I get this message when trying to watch most channels live: ErrorThis content cannot be playedat this time. Please try againlater. biw do I fix it?

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CBS Lansing

Hello: I wanted to report that the video stream for WLNS, the CBS affiliate in Lansing is constantly breaking up. It had been working fine up until yesterday, and now it's basically unwatchable.

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Has anyone had a service technician leave before the job was done?

Had a guy. Some guy who could barely speak English walk out before the job was done. He’s standing there arguing with me telling me that my directv remote isn’t compatible with my tv. So he’s standing there and put 1 code into the remote. 1. Not 10. 1. And gives up and storms out of my house in a hi

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Error message DirecTV

My main TV works fine. But the 2 mini genie boxes upstairs don't work properly. I've unplugged, reset, followed all the trouble shooting. I'll be watching something and then after a few minutes it goes to another screen saying it's searching for network. An orange light will show blinking on the box

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771 loss of signal intermittent on SOME channels but not all... Bad LNB? Coax? example channel 355 Sat 103ba

All 4 of my receivers get a 771 loss of signal on a handful of channels including CNBCHD, MSNBCHD etc.. I'm wondering if I have a bad LNB and wondering if I can determine if the bad channels are all on one satellite and possibly the LNB or wht?. I see some maps that are old but the terminology doesn

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WPIX 11/CW NY and News 12 Long Island Status

I’m not sure where we request networks, but I have had the service since it first launched as DirecTV Now and have been wondering for years if it will ever add WPIX and New 12 Long Island to their network lineups for people living on Long Island, NY? Thanks!

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URL for Laptop streaming

What is the streaming URL for my Windows Chrom Laptop?

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WPIX-channel 11 and or News12 in NYC?

I am thinking about dropping Spectrum and either doing Youtube TV or DirectV stream. However, I noticed that in your local channel line-up in New York City, WPIX which is channel 11 is not listed. Are you planning to include this in the future? I need all the local channels available or else I may h

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Glitch during nfl games

Are others seeing glitches or brief pauses during nfl game broadcasting

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Google

How do I access my Google account through DirecTV stream

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Hulu now available.

Just checked the Dtv Stream box google play store and the Hulu app is now available. Wasn't there a couple of weeks ago so there must have been an update.

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using cell phone data plan

I have the ATT Unlimited data plan. Will DirectTV Stream use up that data plan as I watch or is it more like ATT WatchTV, where it doesn't use up any data on the plan.

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macOS, OSX and iOS Streaming

VideoGuard 13 on macOS Monterey, Big Sur or anything back to OSX Yosemite....whats the deal? Do we just pretend to install something and then continue to ask for it to be installed? The infinite loop of "you need this, you got this, it's done, congratulations, do it again" is getting old. Also...the

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Cannot fast forward through DirecTV ads.

I've seen some posts on other forums about this problem: When I try to fast forward through commercials, it always stops and forces me to watch DirecTV commercials. This is really annoying. I'm already a customer (something I'm regretting more and more as time goes by). I've seen some posts that say

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