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Listen to a program in a different language

Your DIRECTV service includes secondary audio programming (SAP). With SAP, you can hear English-language programs in Spanish or another language.


ArticleINSTRUCTIONS & INFO

Select another language

To change the audio language on a channel:
  1. Press MENU on your remote.
  2. Choose your receiver type. If you have:
    • An HD receiver or HD DVR: Select Settings, then Audio.
    • A standard receiver or DVR: Select Parental, then Fav's & setup, then System setup, and finally Audio.
  3. Select Language, then choose the language you want.
  4. Press EXIT.
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Find secondary audio programming (SAP) channels

You can get SAP with these premium channels:
  • HBO: HBO East, HBO 2 East, HBO Signature, HBO West HD, HBO West, HBO 2 West, HBO Family East, HBO Family West
  • Cinemax: Cinemax East, Cinemax West, More MAX
  • Starz: Starz East, Starz West, Starz Edge, Starz in Black,
  • Encore: Encore East. Encore West, Encore WAM
  • Showtime: Showtime East, Showtime West, SHO 2, Showtime Showcase, Showtime Extreme
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