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Mon, Jan 2, 2017 5:18 PM

Direct TV vs uverse

Why do I have to have direct TV, can't I just have at and t for TV service. Direct is blocking my local channel.

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5 y ago

"Why do I have to have direct TV, can't I just have at and t for TV service. Direct is blocking my local channel."

 

One option would be to watch your local channels over the air with a digital antenna or (if you desire an HDMI out) a digital converter box. Some converter boxes are bundled with and antenna and with others you have to buy the antenna separately.

This worked for me when AT&T couldn't come to an agreement with CBS and they disappeared.

Another option is accessing your local channels through Apple TV.

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5 y ago

Another solution is changing cable providers. ATT seems to want customers to switch to a satellite dish FOR THE SAME RATE! Time to find a new, less greedy cable company.
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