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Watch Everywhere with the DIRECTV App

Stream live and On Demand shows anywhere you go with the DIRECTV App—available to all DIRECTV customers at no additional cost.

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Say hello to the DIRECTV App—your ticket to entertainment everywhere.



Enjoy your favorite live TV and On Demand titles with a 99% signal reliability

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Get Instant Access

Start watching on the DIRECTV app while you wait for installation. Just call 1.844.598.2035 to get started.


DVR Scheduler

Browse, search and even use your voice to ask the app to find what you want to record—and then you can schedule that recording from anywhere.

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Stream on up to 5 screens at once

Watch multiple shows on up to 5 screens at the same time—perfect for families or roommates.

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Watch on the Go

Watch your favorite live sports, news and entertainment anywhere.


Enjoy 72-Hour Rewind

Catch up on shows that aired in the last 3 days from select channels on all your devices—including your laptop, tablet, or phone.

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Download the DIRECTV App & Watch on the Go

Get the most out of your DIRECTV subscription with the DIRECTV App. Stream live channels, On Demand titles, and select Pay Per View options virtually anywhere.

Frequently Asked Questions

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What should I do if a DIRECTV app isn’t working?

If your DIRECTV App is not working, call 1.800.531.5000 to speak with a technical support expert.

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How does the DIRECTV App work?

To use the DIRECTV app, first record up to 200 hours of your favorite entertainment on your Genie HD DVR, then you can access your recordings offline on your mobile devices through the DIRECTV App.

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How do I download the DIRECTV App?

To download the DIRECTV App, simply visit directv.com/download on your mobile device, or go to your app store of choice and search for “DIRECTV.” From there, just open the app and sign in with your DIRECTV ID and password.

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How do I watch recorded shows on the DIRECTV App?

To access your DVR recordings you'll first need a GENIE HD DVR that has been registered in the DIRECTV app. You can then open the DIRECTV App and tap “Watch Your DVR.” Then select “On DVR” and play any recorded show or movie on your list. You can also tap “My Downloads” and choose whatever show you’re in the mood to watch.

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Does the DIRECTV App work on smart TVs?

The DIRECTV App isn’t available on smart TVs yet, but it is compatible with mobile devices, tablets, and online.

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