Enjoy DirecTV Now’s DVR Beta on Roku Media Streaming Players


Good news for Roku users as DirecTV Now’s DVR Beta makes its way into the Roku platform. You can easily get this feature by following certain steps that are given in the below-mentioned blog post.

Roku users get one more occasion to jump in the air with joy, as AT&T begin to roll out DirecTV Now DVR to Roku devices. This is a great move that will bring more features to Roku platform. Those who are using Roku can set up DVR recordings with the help of DirecTV Now’s Roku beta testers and watch those recordings on their Roku devices. This is truly an amazing addition that has long-term benefits for Roku users.

This update means that all the devices that DirecTV Now official supports will have the access to DirecTV Now DVR Beta. Before users can access DVR on Roku Beta, they will have to update their Roku devices. For that, they will have to get into Roku settings in order to get the latest version of DirecTV Now Roku Beta.

If you want to know what DirecTV Now’s email says about this new Roku DVR Beta, then here is the email that the company has sent:

Attention Roku Beta Testers,

We are extremely happy to announce that Cloud DVR Beta is going to be available for test on Roku media-streaming player. Those who have already tested the earlier version, the company is thankful to you. Those users can try this True Cloud DVR Beta, as it is already available on their Roku devices.

There is one more way by which the feature can be used, i.e., download the DirecTV Now app. After downloading the app, you will be able to use all the latest features that it has to offer.

  1. From your smartphone or PC, you will have to click on the official link that is given on DirecTV Now website.
  2. Now, you will have to sign into your Roku account. If you don’t have an account, then you will have to sign up for a Roku account.
  3. Review and accept permission by clicking ‘OK’.
  4. Click ‘Yes’ to add DirecTV Now channel onto Roku platform.

With this, the setup is now complete. If you are looking to access the new channel, then you will have to navigate to the Roku player home screen followed by selecting the channel itself. Go to ‘settings’, then ‘system’, ‘system update’ and finally, select ‘check now’. For those who are using an older model, they can select ‘settings’ followed by selecting ‘Player’.

If you come across any issue, then you can take help of Roku help and support providers because this process isn’t as easy as installing other Roku channels, so you may require the assistance of experts.

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