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How to Enable Closed Captioning on DirecTV Now

Author: Jeanne Winfield
by Jeanne Winfield
Posted: Aug 19, 2019
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AT&T and many similar companies have their inbuilt TV streaming services. One of the services known as DirectTV Now and DirecTV has many different customization options. If you want to enable closed captioning on DirecTV Now, then go through the steps mentioned below.

Steps to turn on or off the closed captioning on DirectTV Now
  • Ensure that you have logged in to DirectTV Now.
  • Click on the Settings tab.
  • Find the Captioning column.
  • Select the Edit option.
  • Choose the language.
  • After that, choose the View Style.
  • Click on the Save Changes option.
  • In case you are using the Chromecast for casting any content with the closed captions from your phone to the DirectTV Now, you have to move the display to get the captions option on your DirecTV Now.

Source:- How to Enable Closed Captioning on DirecTV Now

Steps to turn on or off the closed captioning on DirectTV
  • Pick up the remote control.
  • Click on the Info option.
  • You need to move to the right-hand side until you get the "CC" option.
  • Select the "Closed Captioning" option.

DirecTV helps you customize the caption option. You can also change the size, color, and background of the captions. Here are the steps mentioned below to complete this procedure:

  • Click on the Menu option on the TV remote.
  • Select the Settings tab.
  • Search for the Accessibility option.
  • Click on the Select option.
  • For changing the settings tab, click the Select option.
  • To go to the settings tab, start using the arrow keys.
  • After completing these steps, click on the Exit option to go back to the TV.
  • For changing the setting, click on the Select option.
  • To go to the settings tab, start using the arrow keys.
  • After completing all these steps, click on the Exit option to go back to the TV playback.
Steps to Customize the DirectTV Now
  • Streaming Quality. It helps you to select the video resolution. This option is compatible only with smartphones.
  • Steam with Mobile Data. This option is only compatible with a mobile application, which helps you to stream DirecTV in case you are using the mobile data.
  • Play Live TV or Launch. This option plays the channel which is your favorite in the DirectTV Now.
  • Mute Audio on Launch. It helps you mute the DirecTV Now channels.
  • Autoplay Next Episode. It helps you play other episodes after watching one episode.
  • Audio Language. It helps you select the speech-language.

JEANNE E. WINFIELD is a self-professed security expert; she has been making the people aware of the security threats. Her passion is to write about Cyber security, cryptography, malware, social engineering, internet and new media. She writes for McAfee security products at mcafee.com/activate.

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