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UGH! "Running receiver self-check"???

I unplugged my receiver, to change to a new TV cabinet. It took hours to get the receiver to reconnect and then about once a week, I have to reset the

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7 years ago

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24 minutes ago

Direct TV app playlist not updating

I have deleted and reinstalled the app multiple times, reset the direct TV box, but still the app won't update. Cannot call tech support again, got to

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1 hour ago

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How to split signal

I have hr54 swm. I would like to split signal to tv in bedroom. It’s ok if I watch same channel as the hr54 swm. I have splitter hooked up now but it’

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2 years ago

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Today at 3:13 AM

Directv Genie not letting other boxes see it

Directv recently replace one of my HR22 DVR's with an HR24, and my HR44 Genie with another HR44. The reason they replace the HR44 was because we coul

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4 days ago

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Today at 3:11 AM

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How to get a Genie Mini? Confusing info and costs

I don't know why it is so hard to get a 2nd TV hooked up. Am I missing something? Yesterday I decided it would be nice to have a 2nd TV so I did an o

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Yesterday at 5:14 PM

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Today at 2:52 AM

second Genie wants pin??

I have two TVs, My system was disconnected from host, I'm authorized again, I did a manual reset on main genie, the other TV wants pin from main geni

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Today at 12:04 AM

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Today at 1:05 AM

Why didn't the Genie keep the tv presets?

Why didn't the DirecTv Genie DVR keep the ability as the non-DVR receiver to program to go to a certain channel at a certain time? This is one downgra

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Yesterday at 4:53 PM

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Yesterday at 9:12 PM

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How do I delete a recording while watching it in the new Genie UI?

I'm watching a recording and decided I really don't want to watch it and want to delete it.  I used to just press 'Back' and the option to delete was

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2 years ago

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Yesterday at 8:37 PM

Screen Saver on Pause Playback

I just noticed that on pause I am getting ads, pictures, stuff that looks like a screen saver.Where is this coming from?I see no setting for any scree

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Yesterday at 7:03 PM

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Yesterday at 8:27 PM

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DVR deleting entire show list instead of one episode

So I have a show that I had multiple episodes recorded.  I went into my Genie to delete some episodes that I had downloaded and watched offline on my

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2 years ago

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Yesterday at 4:46 PM