There are two ways you can reset your receiver:
Method 1: Press the Reset button
On some DIRECTV receivers there is a red reset button located inside the access card door on the front panel. Press it, then wait for your receiver to reboot.
Method 2: Unplug your receiver
Unplug your receiver's power cord from the electrical outlet, wait for 15 seconds, and plug it back in.
Press the Power
button on the front panel of your receiver. Wait for your receiver to reboot.
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