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All streamable channels are available to watch within your home Wi-Fi network. However, select channels are available to watch anywhere, over any Wi-Fi network. Watch video

See what you need to stream in and out of home.

Before you proceed with the steps below, please install the FREE DIRECTV App from the App Store or Google Play.

Step 1

Within your home Wi-Fi network, launch the DIRECTV App. Tap the MAIN MENU icon on the upper left corner.

Step 2

Look next to "Receiver" at the bottom of the main menu. If you see the location name of your HD DVR, proceed to Step 3. If you see "No Receiver," tap it and then follow the instructions to link your device to the HD DVR that's connected to your home network.


Step 3

From the MAIN MENU, select Guide.

Step 4

Tap the "On Phone" filter. Tap any program to start viewing. Programs with a "Streaming +" icon are available to stream outside your home. 



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