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help with direct tv
I had direct tv installed at MOT when I purchased the motorhome. Fast forward 6 years the directtv receiver would over heat. I was forced to put ice pack under the receiver to watch TV. Called at&t spent over hour with them in order to get a new...

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Try 1-800-822-3352.  That should get you directly to tech support.  Have you re-booted the receiver by pressing the red button on the side while it is powered on?

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Yes, I also have had at&t resend signal. Nothing works on the remote and the run around from at&t is a disgrace. Talked to 4 different people yesterday for 1 hour trying to get a tech to come out to the motorhome. The people that answer your call...

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To make sure I understand. You can get programming. You just can not get your Directv remote to control the receiver?  If you go to setup on your receiver there is  a section and getting the remote to work with the receiver. I have no messed with...

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If it's the old remote it might be incomparable or dead. Ask DTV for a new one.

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Try removing the battery cover on the remote and "roll" the batteries a few times using your finger.
That often times works for me.........or install some new batteries.

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Maybe the remote is set for RF and the new box defaults to IR.

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How about sharing what receiver model you now have, and the model of your remote (model # above 'on' button. Very hard to assist with no information.

Your problem is likely not difficult to resolve.

Also explain in detail what you cannot do, and...

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