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What do I need in order to start receiving incoming call alerts on my TV screen?

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With the DIRECTV Caller ID feature, you can see who’s calling your home phone number right on your TV screen.  Here’s what you need:

  • Modem
  • Subscription to Caller ID from your telephone company
  • DIRECTV® Receiver with a telephone port
  • Home phone and a DIRECTV® Receiver connected to the same active land-based phone line
  Note: If you have DSL, a DSL filter is required on the phone line connected to your receiver.  Please contact your DSL provider or phone company for more information.

 

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