Add or remove premium channels and packages

Update your DIRECTV channels and packages. Choose from HBO Max, SHOWTIME, Sports Pack, NFL SUNDAY TICKET, and more.

ArticleDETAILED STEPS

Use a device to add premium channel packages

  1. Go to Change Your TV Service.
  2. Select Change Plan > Channel add-ons.
  3. Review Premium/Movie Channels, Sports and International options.
  4. Select Add next to the channel or package you want to add and then Continue.
  5. Review your changes and Submit order.

Send a text message to add premium channels or packages

  1. Using the phone number connected to your DIRECTV account, send a text to 223322.
  2. Enter any of these codes in the body of the message and send.
    • HBO® or HBO MaxTM code: HBO or HBO Max
    • STARZ® code: STARZ
    • SHOWTIME® Unlimited code: SHOWTIME
    • Cinemax® code: CINEMAX
    • SPORTS PACK code: SPORTS PACK. Check out the entire SPORTS PACK channel lineup. Use the lookup tool to find sports networks available in your region.
    • Codes for sports packages like NFL SUNDAY TICKET, MLB EXTRA INNINGS, NBA LEAGUE PASS, NHL CENTER ICE, and more: SPORTS.
  3. Follow the prompts to confirm your activation.

Remove a premium channel or package

Want to remove a premium option? Many can be removed online. Here's how:
  1. Sign in to myAT&T and choose My DIRECTV.
  2. Select Manage package.
  3. Scroll to My add-ons, locate the premium option you want to remove and select Manage.
  4. Select Remove to remove it or Keep if you change your mind.
Good to know: If you have more than one premium add-on, you may need to call or chat with us for assistance.