To meet Energy Star requirements for low power limits, DIRECTV receivers automatically go into Power Saving mode after 4 hours of inactivity. When in Power Saving mode, your receivers use less energy, saving you money and helping protect the environment.
You can turn Power Saving mode off, if necessary.Turn Power Saving mode on and off
- Select Menu.
- Select Settings & Help.
- Select Settings.
- Select Power Saving.
- Use the Select and Arrow buttons to toggle Power Saving mode on or off, and then click Select.
- Arrow left and select Done.