Activate your new or replacement DIRECTV equipment

You can quickly and easily activate your new or replacement equipment online using your computer, tablet, or phone.

Please note: Only receivers and replacement Genie Minis can be activated online at this time. If you would like to activate a new Genie Mini or Wireless Genie Mini, or a Genie Lite HD DVR Kit, please call us at 1-800-531-5000.

STEP 1

Before you start, please make sure your receiver,Genie Mini, or Genie Lite HD DVR Kit is set up and functioning.

 

STEP 3

On the My Account page, click the Activate Receiver link the Quick Links section.

 

STEP 4

Make sure you read the instructions and click Activate.