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How do I use my tv now that I've lost my DIRECTV remote?

I lost my main direct tv remote. How do I use my tv now? I can’t reach the receiver. Can I program one of the other Direct TV remotes for this tv with

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If I buy and install the slimline-3 dish now, will it work with the DSR704s?

I have a pair of DRS704 DVRs (1980s vintage) that I have upgraded over the years so they now have 1 TB SSDs for recording. I own the DSR704s. They ar

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My DVR goes through setup mode at least once an hour.

DVR goes through setup mode: checking disc, receiving satellite information, etc. at least once an hour. It has been doing this for 3 days. I contacte

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Why is my DVR HR54 is giving Error Code 775?

My DVRHR54 is giving code 775 there is no SWM connection how can I get a signal after moving the Box to a new Room. The new room had a mini connected

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Can you use a genie 4k mini in your motor home?

can you use a genie 4k mini in your motor home for travel if so what equipment is required

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Glitchy screen saver forcing restart of recorded show?

I am having the following problem: With my new Genie Mini (3 days old) I’ll be watching a recorded show when I will hit Pause, approximately 45 secon

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cardboardguy401 

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Direct TV guide says to be announced for most channels

How do I correct the issue of having most channels saying "to be announced" on both all receivers. Is there a way to reset the main box or could this

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cardboardguy401 

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HR54 External Esata Drive

After reading a few forums, I puchased an external eSata drive for my HR54.  I have tried several different options and the receiver does not recogniz

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Juniper 

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Why do I need an equipment protection plan?

With this service I rent the equipment.. what is covered if something happens to boxes or dish, etc     They added protection plan onto

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Should I try to upgrade my receiver?

I signed up for directv in early 2016. I believe I have the HR34 receiver, plus two of the genies.  I did upgrade a genie last winter when we go

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