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Monday, April 20th, 2020 11:49 PM

Change default settings on APP

I want to change two DIRECT TV Default settings:

I want to change My Guide to My Favorites.

I also want to change the default channel to one of my choice

How to, and if not.... Why Not?

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3 years ago

We can help clear up your questions, @JanJ.

At this time, there is no way to switch to a Favorites list in the DIRECTV app. However, we're always looking for ways to improve our services, and encourage that you provide any feedback or potential changes through the app by going to Main Menu > Settings & Help > Provide Feedback (phone only).

However, you can check out the Official Solution from @donsterdoss in this thread about changing the default channel in your DIRECTV App for some information on setting up a default channel.

We hope this helps.

John, AT&T Community Specialist 

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that is not an answer. I asked:

“If not—Why not?”

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As agents who don't take part in app development, we don't always know why certain features are not available. If these features are something you'd like to see added, please go to the feedback page John provided.


If you have any other questions or concerns, let us know.


Aminah, AT&T Community Specialist

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