Watch DIRECTV before your installation

As soon as you complete your DIRECTV order, you’ll be able to stream live and On Demand content from the channels included in your package.

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Watch DIRECTV immediately

Ready to catch the latest episode of your favorite show before your DIRECTV service is even installed? You can stream content on your computer, smartphone, or tablet.

Watch DIRECTV on your computer

Stream DIRECTV content from the DIRECTV entertainment site to your laptop or computer.
  1. Go to DIRECTV entertainment and sign in with your user ID and password
  2. Select Watch Online.
  3. Browse available DIRECTV programming and make your selection.

Watch DIRECTV on a device

You can also watch DIRECTV entertainment on a smartphone or tablet with the DIRECTV App.

Learn more about compatible devices and how to download.

Heads up: Your access to streaming content before your installation date will remain active for 14 days. If your service is not installed within that period of time, access will be restricted until DIRECTV is installed. Additionally, please note that you will not be able to record shows or order Pay Per View programming.