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Latest messages about DIRECTV NOW troubleshooting

Error Code

We are getting Error Code 20-43-76-443 on our TV.  
by sandhiller on Feb 5, 2019 7:57 AM
1 1 Reply 62 Views
62 Views

No connection with one TV

I have 2 out of 3 TVs working. That means getting reception and all channels. The one TV I can't get anything on it except the flo...
by lsthomas on Jan 13, 2019 1:24 PM
1 1 Reply 267 Views
267 Views

Recorded programs deleted

Recorded 5 programs between Tuesday and Wednesday. On Friday, I attempted to play them back and when I clicked on each one to repl...
by aporter5 on Jan 11, 2019 6:15 PM
5 5 Replies 228 Views
228 Views

Cloud DVR Issue - Recording has no audio

I am recording CBS's Late Night Show with Stephen Colbert. (Other channels are working fine. I am not sure if this issue is specif...
by Employee on Jan 9, 2019 11:55 AM
7 7 Replies 478 Views
478 Views

account locked

My account has been locked for requesting too many temporary passwords. How do I get back in
by William1965 on Jan 9, 2019 10:42 AM
1 1 Reply 310 Views
310 Views

Some channels suddenly not available for recording

Starting in the last day or two, my directtv now app will not let me record shows on certain networks like msnbc. I can watch the ...
by rogerslb on Jan 3, 2019 5:58 AM
3 3 Replies 319 Views
319 Views

Direct TV on Samsung picture issue

When I choose Direct TV Now app on Samsung TV (via Amazon Fire Stick), the programs loads correctly. But then almost immediately i...
by Piper2 on Dec 30, 2018 5:51 AM
1 1 Reply 242 Views
242 Views

endless loops of being unable to log onto direct tv

I am unable to log on to my direct tv account. When I log onto direct tv it recognizes me as an att customer and ask me to enter m...
by mithier on Dec 29, 2018 5:11 PM
1 1 Reply 230 Views
230 Views

Receiving Charlotte NC not Atlanta GA for local feeds

About two weeks ago we suddenly started getting the news channels for Charlotte NC on Fox, ABC, CBS, NBC etc. The problem would ro...
by Moeman55 on Dec 28, 2018 7:14 AM
13 13 Replies 490 Views
490 Views

Cant get tv shows

When I go to my directv now using my new roku streaming stick I get a message video is taking longer to load than expected than it...
by brendalou64 on Dec 22, 2018 8:54 PM
1 1 Reply 261 Views
261 Views

Loss of local channels

what is the owner of this program doesnt allow it to be streamed to your location?
by Jtaylo on Dec 22, 2018 4:53 AM
7 7 Replies 523 Views
523 Views

error message

I keep getting a message saying “This content is not authorized.” This happens when I’m watching live TV or a recorded show. I nee...
by lsfant on Dec 20, 2018 10:15 AM
0 0 Replies 172 Views
172 Views

will not allow me to acknowledge the agreement when i try to add channel.

i select directv now and select add channel and it comes up with a message to acknowledge the agreement but it will not add direct...
by Queengate8 on Dec 8, 2018 12:03 PM
1 1 Reply 394 Views
394 Views
by Queengate8 on Dec 8, 2018 11:54 AM
1 1 Reply 239 Views
239 Views

Reactivate subscription

Downloaded app on phone to stream on two devices. It works perfectly. Downloaded it to my tv and when I login in tell me “welcome ...
by Dewhurst432 on Nov 29, 2018 7:31 AM
1 1 Reply 358 Views
358 Views
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