DIRECTV error code 744

This number indicates there might be a problem with your receiver’s access card. In most cases, resetting your receiver will fix this issue. To reset your receiver now, just follow these steps:

Step 1

Unplug your receiver’s power cord from the electrical outlet, wait for 15 seconds, and plug it back in.


Step 2

Press the Power button on the front panel of your receiver. Wait for your receiver to reboot.

Note: You can also reset your receiver by pressing the red reset button located inside the access card door on the front panel of your receiver.

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