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How do I activate JavaScript on my web browser?


You must have Java Scripting enabled on your browser to use certain functions on http://directv.com. Here are instructions for enabling JavaScript in some of the most popular browsers:

Internet Explorer (8.0)

  • Select Tools from the top menu.
  • Choose Internet Options.
  • Click Security.
  • Click Custom Level.
  • Scroll down till you see section labeled Scripting.
  • Under Active Scripting, select Enable and click OK.

Internet Explorer (8.0)

  • Select Tools > Internet Options.
  • Click on the Security tab.
  • Click the Custom Level button.
  • Scroll down to the Scripting section.
  • Select Enable for Active Scripting and Scripting of Java Applets.
  • Click OK.
  • Select YES if a box appears to confirm.
  • Click OK. Close window.
  • Reload page

Mozilla Firefox (1.0)

  • Select Tools from the top menu.
  • Choose Options.
  • Choose Web Features from the left navigation bar.
  • Select the checkbox next to Enable JavaScript and click OK.

Mozilla Firefox (2.x)

  • Open Firefox.
  • On the Tools menu, click Options.
  • Click Content in the Options list.
  • Under the Content section, check the box next to Enable JavaScript.
  • Click the Advanced button to open the Advanced JavaScript Options box.
  • Check the appropriate boxes under Allow scripts to.
  • Click OK.
  • Click OK.

Apple Safari (1.0)

  • Select Safari from the top menu.
  • Choose Preferences.
  • Choose Security.
  • Select the checkbox next to Enable JavaScript.

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