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DirecTV is an American direct broadcast satellite service provider based in El Segundo, California

DirecTV website request errors

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DirecTV is an American direct broadcast satellite service provider based in El Segundo, California. Its satellite service, launched on June 17, 1994, transmits digital satellite television and audio to households in the United States, Latin America, and the Caribbean. Its primary competitors are Dish Network and cable television providers. On July 24, 2015, after receiving approval from the United States Federal Communications Commission and United States Department of Justice, AT&T acquired DirecTV in a transaction valued at $67.1 billion. As of the end of Q1 2021, AT&T had 15.9 million pay-TV customers, including DirecTV, U-Verse, and AT&T TV subscribers. On February 25, 2021, AT&T announced that it would spin-off DirecTV, U-Verse and AT&T TV into a separate entity, selling a 30% stake to TPG Capital while retaining a 70% stake in the new standalone company. The deal was closed on August 2, 2021.

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What should I do if DirecTV is unavailable?
If DirecTV is UP but you can't load the page, here are some helpful troubleshooting steps:
Try refreshing your browser page or close any accompanying applications and retry opening them.
Check if access to DirecTV is blocked
Access to DirecTV may be blocked due to an antivirus or firewall configuration either on your own computer or phone or by an employer or network. Check for anti-virus programs or firewalls installed on your machine. Alternatively, try to use the website or app via another network like one on a mobile phone so you can access DirecTV.
Clear browser cache and cookies
Try clearing your browser cache and cookies and change the IP address of the computer by disconnecting and reconnecting the internet. Then try to access DirecTV again.
DNS Cache
To clear the DNS cache on your computer, look up instructions for your specific operating system online. Then try to access the DirecTV site again.
Web Browser Plugins
If you are still having trouble accessing DirecTV, you may try to disable web browser plugins (like ad-blockers) which may be interfering with access to DirecTV