DVR Scheduler

Posted in Tips & Tricks

Set your home DVR with any cell phone or computer.

With DIRECTV, you don't even have to be at home to set your DVR. You can do that from any PC or mobile phone. It's as easy as 1-2-3!

  • REGISTER - If you haven't already, go to to create your DIRECTV account online.
  • CONNECT - Download the FREE DIRECTV DVR Scheduler app for your mobile device. You can also sign in to from your computer or go to on your mobile phone.
  • RECORD - Search for your show, select to record it, and you're done. Your shows will be ready when you are!

Never miss your favorite shows again.

Required equipment
DVR Scheduler works with the DIRECTV Plus® DVR receivers (R15, R16, R22), DIRECTV Plus® HD DVR Receivers (HR20 and above), and TiVo Series 2 receivers with 6.4a software. To send a record request from, you will need a personal computer, Internet browser, an Internet connection, and a username and password. To send a record request on your cell phone, you will need a mobile phone, an Internet browser, a mobile phone data plan without restrictions on addresses you can visit, and a username and password.