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    • What does the Suggested Searches feature do?

      Suggested Searches feature gives you recommendations based on the shows you already love. To see what shows are recommended for you, press the MENU button on your remote and select SEARCH &...

    • Search DIRECTV Shows Using Smart Search

      With DIRECTV Smart Search, you can search for movies, shows, sports, people, channels, and even YouTube videos on your DIRECTV HD DVR. Your DIRECTV search results will start to appear as soon as you...

    • Extend the Recording Time of a Live Broadcast

      Programs that are broadcast live, such as sporting events, may run over their timeframe. To ensure you don't miss an exciting finish, at the time of booking, we'll ask if you'd like to extend the...

    • How do I turn on DIRECTV subtitles?

      DIRECTV now makes it easier to read closed captioning. With the new DIRECTV Subtitles feature, you get the same text as standard closed captioning, but it's now easier to read and more visually...

    • DIRECTV DoublePlay – Feature Instructions

      It's happens to every sports fan: two huge games on at the same time. What to do? DIRECTV has the answer: DoublePlay. It allows you to quickly toggle between any two games that are simultaneously...

    • Parental Ratings

      Find the info you need in The Guide. DIRECTV has teamed up with Common Sense Media, a non-profit, independent organization that provides age-appropriate ratings and reviews for TV shows and movies...

    • DIRECTV Parental Control Settings

      With DIRECTV Parental Controls, it's easy to limit or block any programming you consider inappropriate for children. Every show has a parental ratings tab on its information page which details the...

    • What is the 30-Second Skip and how do I use it?

      The 30-Second Skip is a DVR feature that lets you skip ahead without missing a thing. Just hit the Advance button (pictured above) on your remote control and you'll move ahead with a controlled...

    • Set DIRECTV DVR from Your Computer

      You can set your DVR to record any movie or show in the Guide , as long as the channel it's on is included in your programming package. Just click any title, then click "Record." There's no charge...

    • What's QuickTune and how do I use this feature?

      QuickTune allows you to quickly access your favorite channels. To add a channel to QuickTune, follow these steps: Tune to the channel you want to add Press the UP arrow on your remote You'll see a...

    • What is One-Line Guide and how do I use it?

      One-Line Guide is a handy feature that lets you browse the on-screen guide while you're watching TV full screen. If you have a white universal remote, press the BLUE button. If you have a Genie...

    • DIRECTV Standard Receiver Search for Shows

      If you want to look up a particular show or movie or movie, you can find it quickly by using the DIRECTV guide search. If you can't think of the exact title, try typing in an actor's name, a channel...

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