DISH® Remote Access
Take your favorite shows and movies with you - there's no longer any reason to get behind on the entertainment you love. Our DISH Remote Access app for smartphones and tablets lets you take your Live TV and DVR content with you wherever you go.
With a wireless connection, our app lets you:
- Watch all your live TV channels*
- Watch select On Demand content**
- Watch all your DVR recordings*
- Schedule and manage your DVR recordings
- Search the program guide
- Control your receiver
*Requires a Sling-enabled device and WiFi or 3G/4G Connection
**Available on iPad
On Demand Content.
Enjoy all your favorite TV Shows and movies right on your computer - wherever you are. Watch over 20,000 TV shows and movies online from networks like FX, Bravo, and NBC. Plus, as a DISH subscriber, you can watch even more exclusive content from networks you already subscribe to including HBO, STARZ®, ENCORE®, TNT, A&E, and many more.
Watch Live TV Everywhere.
Watch all your live channels and everything on your DVR - anytime, anywhere*. Enjoy your local news, cheer on the home team, and watch your must-see TV shows no matter where you are.
*Requires a Sling-enabled device and a broadband Internet connected DVR.
Want to see all the TV shows and movies featuring your favorite star? Easily search across online On Demand content, movies to rent, and the program guide - all at once. Search by actor, genre, title or keyword.
Schedule Recordings and Manage your DVR.
Schedule recordings of your favorite TV shows and series while you are away from home. Plus, easily manage priorities, delete recordings, and resolve conflicts from your computer keyboard.*
*Requires broadband Interent connected DVR.
From the hottest new releases to classic family favorites, DISH® Online has thousands of movies to choose from. Rent online and have the movie waiting to view on your DVR when you get home.
*Requires broadband Internet connected DVR.
Blockbuster @ Home™.
Blockbuster @Home gives you access to thousands of additional movies and TV shows available for instant streaming.*
*Requires a subscription to Blockbuster @Home and broadband Internet.
Connect your ViP 722 or 722k HD DuoDVR® or the Hopper to high-speed Internet service.
Attach your Sling Adapter to your DVR using the USB port.
Log into dishonline.com on your computer, or download the DISH Remote Access app to your Smartphone or tablet, and start watching live or recorded TV as you wish!
What You Need to get TV Everywhere™
High-Speed Internet connection, the faster, the better.
(Check your download and upload speed at www.speedtest.net or similar sites):
- Cable/DSL/Fiber Optic connection.
- High speed download (at least 1.5 Mbps bandwidth; WAN or LAN).
- At least 150 Kbps upload bandwidth to power DISH Remote Access Mobile App.
- At least 600 Kbps upload bandwidth (more is better) for DISH Online Computer Browser.
- LAN bandwidth of at least 3.0 Mbps.
- Linksys WRT400N Simultaneous Dual-Band Wireless-N Router.
- D-Link DGL-4500 Xtreme N Gaming Router.
- D-Link EBR-2310 Ethernet Broadband Router.
Hardware and Software Requirements for DISH® Online:
Minimum PC Requirements:
- Microsoft Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 with latest updates.
- Pentium 4 class processor or equivalent with 256 MB of RAM.
- Internet Explorer 8.0 or above.
- Firefox 7 or above.
Minimum Mac Requirements:
- Mac OS 10.5.7 (Leopard) or later.
- Intel-based Mac with 2 GB of RAM.
- Safari 5.0 or above.
- Firefox 7 or above.
(If you are unsure of whether your web browser meets the minimum version requirements for the Sling Adapter, please visit the developer's website to download the latest version.)