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DIRECTV Error Code 722

On-Screen Error Code 722 : Service Expired
Error Code 722 means your DIRECTV® receiver may not have the programming information for the channel you're trying to view. To get your channels back as fast as possible, watch the video or follow the steps below:

Solution 1: Refresh your service

Step 1

Many issues, such as missing channels, can be fixed by "refreshing" your service. You can do this online.

Still seeing the DIRECTV Error Code 722 on your TV screen?

Try Solution 2.
Solution 2: Reset your receiver

Step 1

Unplug your receiver's power cord from the electrical outlet, wait 15 seconds, and plug it back in.

Step 2

Press the Power button on the front panel of your receiver. Wait for your receiver to reboot.

Step 3

Still seeing the DIRECTV Error Code 722 on your TV screen?

Please call 1-800-691-4388 for assistance.

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