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How do I order Pay Per View movies to watch on TV?

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You can purchase Pay Per View movies to watch on your TV in a few different ways.

Order with your remote control:
If your receiver is connected to the Internet or a land-based phone line, you can order right from your TV screen using your remote control.

Step 1

Channel 1100 and select the Pay Per View movie you want to watch.
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Step 2

When it starts playing you’ll see an on-screen message asking you to confirm your purchase.
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Step 3

Just select "Yes, Confirm" and enjoy the show.
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Order with your computer, tablet, or cell phone:
You can also use your computer, tablet, or cell phone to order Pay Per View. These options do not require a receiver connected to the Internet or a land-based phone line.

Step 1

Go to directv.com on your computer or tablet and sign in. (If you don’t have an online account, it takes just seconds to create one.)
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Step 2

To quickly find the Pay Per View movie you want to order, just use the search field at the of the site. Your movie will appear under Entertainment in the search results.
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Step 3

Click Order under your movie title and follow the prompts on your screen to confirm your purchase.
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Step 4

Go to Channel 1100 and select your movie to start watching.
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Text from your cell phone: You can also order Pay Per View movies by simply texting from your cell phone*. Just text "Order" to the number 223322. And then just follow the prompts.

Order by phone: Call us at 1-800-531-5000 to order Pay Per Movies by phone. When prompted, say “Order Pay Per View” to order movies using our automated phone system.

You can also pay your DIRECTV bill, check your balance, activate sports and premium networks, and more-anytime, anywhere-with a simple text message. Learn how

*Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.

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