Changes to the DIRECTV Channel Lineup

July 16, 2013

Effective July 31, 2013, the following networks have a new channel location. The table below indicates the current and new channel locations:

New Lineup

Current Channel Number   

New Channel Number

Channel Name

554

553

THE MOVIE CHANNEL™ EAST (SD & HD)

555

554

THE MOVIE CHANNEL™ WEST (SD)

556

555

THE MOVIE CHANNEL™ XTRA EAST (HD)

557

556

FLIX® (SD)

558

557

Sundance (SD)

559

564

Independent Film Channel (IFC) (SD & HD)

560

565

Hallmark Movie Channel (HD)

561

566

HDNet Movies (HD)

562

567

MGM (HD)

563

568

Sony Movie Channel (HD)

564

569

Universal (HD)

565

570

Smithsonian Channel (HD)

566

571

Crime & Investigation (HD)

567

572

Palladia (HD)

568

573

Shorts (HD)

Please note all programming will continue with no interruptions. Your DVR settings (Season passes, etc.) as well as Favorite Channels feature should not be impacted.

We apologize for the inconvenience. Thank you for being a loyal customer and for the continued opportunity to bring you the best television entertainment experience.

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