What are the DIRECTV TV Apps and how do I access them on my TV?

DIRECTV includes interactive TV Apps with your subscription. Just press the right arrow on your remote to access the following:

  • Music Choice: Ad-free music channels.
  • Locast: Stream local networks in available markets (Available local channels cannot be recorded to DVR). See locast.org for more info.
  • Pandora: Listen to your favorite artists and build your stations.
  • iHeart Radio: Featuring thousands of live stations you can curate for a unique listening experience.
  • ScoreGuide: Get up-to-the-minute sports scores, standings and schedules for all major sports, including college conferences.

To access TV Apps just press the RIGHT arrow on your remote. And then use your UP and DOWN arrows to highlight the one you want and press SELECT. To exit a TV App, just press EXIT or BACK on your remote.

Requirements: TV Apps require a Genie (model HR34, C31 and later) or HD DVR receiver (model HR21 and later). The receiver must be connected to the Internet.

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