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How do I access more live TV and recorded shows from the DIRECTV App?

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You can access more live TV, when you register your mobile device to your receiver.

When registering for the first time, make sure you’re on the same Wi-Fi network as your receiver.
See registration requirements

Once you’re on the same Wi-Fi network as your receiver:

Step 1

Download and launch the DIRECTV App (you can download the DIRECTV App here).

Step 2

Tap Watch Your DVR on top of the homepage.

Step 3

Tap the My Downloads tab.

Step 4

On the registration page, tap Get Started and follow the prompts.
If you’re not at home or can’t access your Wi-Fi network:

Step 1

Download and launch the DIRECTV App (you can download the DIRECTV App here).

Step 2

Tap Watch Your DVR on top of the homepage.

Step 3

On the registration page, tap Get Started and follow the prompts.

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