Guide to Activate DIRECTV for Firestick, Apple TV and Roku TV

DIRECTV is considered to be one of the largest providers of Digital Entertainment within this it provides Videos, Shows, programs etc. Basically it uses Broadcast Satellite to transmit television and audio into homes of the people who are interested in watching it. Subscription allows its users to enjoy dozens of channels and shows to enjoy upon it. It can be activated on devices like Roku TV, Firesticks and Apple TV.

Activate DirecTV on Amazon Fire TV or FireStick?

Below given steps are for the activation process of DirecTV on Firestick or Amazon Fire device, so let’s see now How it actually works.

  • Open the device from the homescreen Go to the Amazon App Store click on it to download the app.
  • Once the app is open, look for the search option and on getting it type the name of the application DirecTV to install the same.
  •  Launch the app by tapping on it.
  • Now following the above stated step you will get an Activation Code on the screen of the streaming device.
  • Make sure to preserve the code for future reference.
  • Hereafter, visit the website page to get closer to the activation process.
  • On opening of the Web Page enter the Code and click on the Continue option.
  • After this enter the Login Credentials and Click Continue.
  • This ends the Activation process.

How Do I Watch DirecTV on Apple TV?

To activate the DirecTV on Apple TV streaming device follow the below stated steps.

  • From the homescreen go to the App Store to install the application.
  • In the App Store look for the search channels option and enter the name of the Application DirecTV.
  • On getting the results of DirecTV click on the Get option.
  • Once the application is installed in the streaming device, Tap on the app.
  • Doing this the application will be Launched and an Activation Code will pop up on the screen, make sure to note down that code for future use.
  • Now from another device’s web browser visit page.
  • Once the above stated link opens up, enter the Activation Code along with Login Credentials in the given space.
  • Click Activate, doing this an Activation Process gets successfully completed.

Activate DirecTV on Roku?

Steps to activate the DirecTV on Roku TV are given below you just have to copy these steps while activating the same on your Roku TV streaming device.

  • Firstly, Turn on the streaming device upon which you want to activate it.
  • Once devices have turned on, Now from the homescreen locate the Streaming Channels option.
  • As a result of it, now using the remote look for the Search Channels option.
  • On getting it type the name of the application DirecTV, after this click on the Add Channel option to get the application on your device.
  • Following the above steps the app is now installed in the device.
  • Tap on the application installed just now in the device doing this an Unique Activation Code will appear on the Roku TV Screen.
  • Now from another device go to the website page.
  • Enter the Code and Login Credentials to proceed.
  • After this follow the On Screen instructions to complete the activation process successfully.

Frequently Asked Questions-FAQs

Q. How can I fix my App from crashing while streaming?
A. Follow below given steps:-

  • Check for the updates if any.
  • Turn Off and Restart your DirecTV application.
  • Reboot your streaming device.
  • Re-Launch the DirecTV Stream app.

Q. How can I Retrieve my Username?
A. Follow below given instructions:

  • Go to the official page of DirecTV 
  • Select the Forgot User ID option and tap on it.
  • Enter your Email Address or Account number to verify.
  • Select Continue.
  • A new User ID will be sent on your above mentioned Email Address.

Q. How can I reset my forgotten Password?
Copy the below given steps:

  • Go to the Official web page of DirecTV.
  • On that select an option Forgot Password.
  • Now, enter your User ID and Last name.
  • Select Continue.
  • A temporary password will be sent to your registered Email Address.
  • Copy and Paste that temporary Password in the given box and select Continue.
  • After that you can set your New Password and select Continue.

Q. How can I find my Account Number?
A. You can find it in the upper righthand corner of the billing statement, after signing in to your account. On your direcTV account select Profile option, and then click Account Number Displays under DirecTV Satellite.

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