Handy Shortcuts


The little symbols in the on-screen guide. The buttons on your remote. The features in the DIRECTV app. What do…

June 10, 2015

Now you can restart shows that are already in progress with one click by using Restart.

August 11, 2011

If you’ve ever used the Search feature to find a movie, actor or favorite team, did you know that you can find recently performed searches with just a few clicks of your remote?

August 11, 2011

Ever wonder what that blue button on your remote is for? It’s your key to the one-line channel guide. It takes only a fraction of the screen so it doesn’t get in the way of the picture.

August 5, 2011

Take control over what you’re watching. By pressing the appropriate button on your remote, you can skip ahead in 30-second intervals and get a high-speed look at what you’re watching.