Master Your Direct TV Now with These Essential Alexa Commands

If you want to take control of your Direct TV viewing experience with the help of Alexa, you’re in the right place. Below are some voice command examples you can use to master your Direct TV Now with these essential Alexa commands.

#1: Basic Control Commands

“Alexa, turn on Direct TV.”
“Alexa, open Direct TV app.”
“Alexa, go to Guide.”
“Alexa, go to DVR.”
“Alexa, pause.”
“Alexa, play.”

#2: Channel and Program Commands

“Alexa, go to HBO.”
“Alexa, tune in to ESPN.”
“Alexa, find Friends on Direct TV.”
“Alexa, play the latest episode of This Is Us.”
“Alexa, show me movies on Direct TV.”

#3: Record and Schedule Commands

“Alexa, record this show.”
“Alexa, record all episodes of Grey’s Anatomy.”
“Alexa, cancel recording of The Big Bang Theory.”
“Alexa, schedule a recording for tomorrow at 8 PM.”

#4: Playback Control Commands

“Alexa, rewind 10 seconds.”
“Alexa, fast forward 30 seconds.”
“Alexa, skip ahead 5 minutes.”
“Alexa, resume playback.”

#5: Search Commands

“Alexa, search for comedies on Direct TV.”
“Alexa, find Tom Hanks movies on Direct TV.”
“Alexa, show me new releases on Direct TV.”
“Alexa, search for football games.”