DISH Remote Access lets you control your DISH Network DVR from almost anywhere that you have access to the Internet. DISH Remote Access is perfect for anyone who has ever left the house for school or work and later realized that they had forgotten to program their DVR. Never miss your favorite shows again, thanks to the innovative technology of DISH Network. Program your DISH Remote Access compatible receiver from your MAC, PC or iPhone with Internet access anywhere, and enjoy many of the same features that you have with your DISH Network DVR Remote. As long as the receiver is running from a broadband Internet connection, DISH Network customers will be able to take advantage of DISH Remote Access.
Is Your DVR a DISH Remote Access Compatible Receiver?
The following DVR model numbers are DISH Remote Access compatible: 522, 625, ViP 612 DVR*, ViP 722 DVR*/ViP 722k DVR*, ViP 622 DVR*
*The ViP DVR receivers can be connected to a broadband Internet connection. Your broadband Internet connection should enable access to some of the DISH Remote Access features that possibly wouldn't be available without a broadband connection.
DISH Remote Access Features
Once you have DISH Remote Access, a compatible receiver model and access to the Internet, you will be able to:
DISH Network Remote Access will let you take charge of your DVR settings and functions when you have a broadband connection and one of the ViP series DVR receivers. As long as you have access to the Internet, you will be able to:
DISH Network subscribers who have a Slingbox that is connected to a ViP series DVR and a broadband Internet connection should be able to view live TV and DVR recordings right from their computer (MAC or PC).
DISH Remote Access Compatible Devices
Use your computer, MAC or PC along with a compatible Internet browser to gain access to your DVR receiver with DISH Remote Access online.
Setting Up Your iPhone or iPod is Easy
Before you can use your mobile device, you will have to visit www.dishnetwork.com to create an online user account if you don't have one already. Use Safari to access the mobile website http://mobile.dishnetwork.com and access DISH Remote Access by using your account username and password.
Use the iPhone App to get direct access to DISH Remote Access. You'll find the iPhone App through the Apps icon on your iPod Touch or iPhone or visit the Apps Store on iTunes at www.Apple.com. The iPhone App requires your username and password from your DISH Network online account.
Enjoy DISH Network's most recent enhancement to DISH Remote Access with the ability to send timer information to their DVR via satellite communications. Customers without a broadband connection can now relay timer information to their DISH DVR receiver while DISH Network broadband customers can continue to use DISH Remote Access through their ViP-series DVR.
DISH Prepaid Card: Offer valid for activation and installation of qualifying DISH service during promotional period. Customer must mention Promotional Code GET150. Allow 6-8 weeks after service activation for Prepaid Card delivery. Promotional Code required at time of order for service, prior to activation. Limit one Prepaid Card per DISH account activation. May not be combined with other select offers. After service activation, visit www.mydishrewards.com or call 1-877-682-1215 to check the status of Rewards Card and for applicable restrictions for Rewards Card usage. Cards are issued by Citibank, N.A. pursuant to a license from MasterCard International and managed by Citi Prepaid Services. Cards will not have cash access and can be used everywhere MasterCard debit cards are accepted. DISH is not responsible for Reward Card unclaimed after 180 days of eligibility.
PROMOTIONAL OFFERS: Require activation of new qualifying DISH service with 24-month commitment and credit qualification. Offers valid from 6/13/2014 through 1/16/2015. All prices, fees, charges, packages, programming, features, functionality and offers subject to change without notice. Welcome Pack not eligible for offers.
EARLY TERMINATION FEE: For customers receiving Programming Discount for 12 months, a termination fee of $20 for each month remaining will apply if service is terminated during the first 24 months. For customers receiving iPad 2 Offer, a termination fee of $30 for each month remaining will apply if service is terminated during the first 24 months.
PROGRAMMING PACKAGE CREDITS: Available with qualifying programming packages. Must maintain qualifying programming to receive all credits. After 12-month promotional period, then-current everyday monthly price applies and is subject to change.
HOPPER WHOLE-HOME HD DVR: First Hopper HD DVR and up to 3 Joey receivers available for one-time $199 Upgrade fee. $199 Upgrade fee waived with subscription to America's Top 120, America's Top 120 Plus, America's Top 200, America's Top 250, America's "Everything" Pak, DishLATINO Plus, DishLATINO Dos, or DishLATINO Max at time of service activation. A second Hopper HD DVR is available for a one-time Upgrade fee: $49 for a Hopper, $99 for a Hopper with Sling. With a second Hopper HD DVR, one additional Joey receiver is available for $99 Upgrade fee. Hopper and Joey receivers require an eligible HD package and cannot be combined with any other receiver models or types. PrimeTime Anytime and AutoHop features must be enabled by customer and are subject to availability. PrimeTime Anytime is not available in all markets. Availability of On Demand titles will be based on your programming subscription. Select DVR recordings cannot be transferred.
Additional Requirements: Hopper: Monthly fees: Hopper, $12; Joey, $7; Super Joey, $10. With PrimeTime Anytime record ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC plus two additional channels. With addition of Super Joey record a total of four additional channels. Commercial skip feature is available at varying times, starting the day after airing, for select primetime shows on ABC, CBS, NBC and FOX recorded with PrimeTime Anytime. Recording hours vary; 2000 hours based on SD programming. Equipment comparison based on equipment available from major TV providers as of 6/13/14. Watching live and recorded TV anywhere requires an Internet-connected, Sling-enabled DVR and compatible mobile device.
PREMIUM MOVIE PACKAGE OFFER: Value is $165; after 3 months then-current everyday prices apply unless you downgrade. Blockbuster @Home requires online DISH account; broadband Internet to stream content. HD-only channels not available with select packages. HBO®, Cinemax® and related channels and service marks are the property of Home Box Office, Inc. SHOWTIME is a registered trademark of Showtime Networks Inc., a CBS Company. STARZ and related channels and service marks are property of Starz Entertainment, LLC.
Blockbuster @Home: For the first 3 months of your subscription, you will receive Blockbuster @Home free (regularly $10/mo). After 3 months, then-current everyday price applies unless you downgrade. Requires online DISH account; broadband Internet to stream content; HD DVR to stream to TV. Streaming to TV and some channels not available with select packages.
HD FREE FOR LIFE: Requires continuous enrollment in AutoPay with Paperless Billing. Must maintain minimum qualifying monthly programming, including America's Top 120 or DishLATINO Plus.
SHOWTIME is a registered trademark of Showtime Networks Inc., a CBS Company. STARZ and related channels and service marks are property of Starz Entertainment, LLC. © 2013 Home Box Office, Inc. All rights reserved. HBO® and related channels and service marks are the property of Home Box Office, Inc. HBO GO® is only accessible in the U.S. and certain U.S. territories where a high-speed broadband connection is available. A minimum connection of 3 Mbps is required for HD viewing. Select titles not available in HD.