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DISH HAS THE BEST TECHNOLOGY

The Hopper is the winner of over 30 industry awards with 25 advanced features that will turn your TV into your new favorite device. Learn more about the features that make the Hopper the best viewing experience in the industry.

Have you discovered everything your Hopper can do?

The Hopper is the most award-winning, critically acclaimed Whole-Home HD DVR on the market, in part thanks to all its cool features. Find out what you've been missing.

Watch the video to discover something new to do with your Hopper, today.

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  1. Press the BLUE COLOR button
  2. Select DISH PERKS
  1. Go to your receiver
     
  2. Press the LOCATE REMOTE button on the front of the receiver. The button is located behind the pull-down door on the left side.


     
  3. Your remote will beep. Press any button on the remote to stop the beeping.
  1. Use your remote to easily navigate through the 6x7 guide
     

     
  2. Press the GUIDE button
     

     
  3. Navigate the 6x7 guide using the arrows
     

     
  4. Quickly navigate the 6x7 guide using the PAGE UP and PAGE DOWN buttons
     
  1. Press the GUIDE button
  2. The guide will display showing the current day and time
  3. Press the FWD button
  4. The guide will advance 24 hours
  1. Press the GUIDE button
  2. The guide will display with the current guide filter in the red color bar
  3. Press the RED COLOR button and a drop-down menu will display with filter options
  1. Press the GREEN COLOR button to turn on/off closed captioning
     
  1. Press the MENU button
  2. Select What's Hot
  3. Current programs will display ordered according to how much they are being watched
  4. Additional display options are available using the color bars
  1. Press the RED COLOR button
  2. A list of tuners will display showing the activity of each
  3. Arrow to a tuner and press the SELECT button to see viewing options for that tuner
  1. Press the GUIDE button
  2. Type "99" on the remote keypad
  3. The guide will highlight channel 99 (a plus sign on the left indicates a collapsed channel)
  4. Press the BLUE COLOR button to expand the channel
  5. The channel will expand to display a 5-digit channel number (ex. 099-03)
  6. Press the BLUE COLOR button again to collapse the channel
  7. The channel will collapse
  1. Press the SEARCH button
  2. Enter a name, a title, or a keyword
  3. To browse results, arrow over to the tiles on the right
  4. For additional search options use the color bars
  1. Press the RECALL button
  2. The banner will display at the bottom of screen with the last four events viewed
  3. Arrow to the event you would like to view and press the SELECT button
  1. Press the BLUE COLOR button
  2. Select Game Finder
  3. Game Finder displays with scores on the right and game ratings and box scores below
  4. Arrow to the game you want to watch and press the SELECT button
  5. For additional display options use the red and green color bars
  1. Stay tuned for this app to launch in August 2015!
  1. Press the PIP button
  2. Arrow to the Side by Side option and press the SELECT button
  3. Two events will display (sound and remote buttons will apply to the screen on the left)
  4. Press the SWAP button. This will flip the images.
  5. Tune to a second sporting event
  1. Press the BLUE COLOR button
  2. Select Multi-Channel View
  1. Press the BLUE COLOR button
  2. Select Multi-Channel View
  1. Press the MENU button
  2. Select Settings
  3. Select Bluetooth
  4. Make sure your Bluetooth device is powered on and ready for pairing
  5. Select Find Devices. A screen will display while the devices locate each other.
  6. Pairing may take up to one minute
  7. Enter your pairing code, then select OK
  8. Some devices do not have a pairing code. Select OK, or the message will time out in about 1 minute.
  1. Press the BLUE COLOR button
  2. Select Pandora
  1. Press the BLUE COLOR button
  2. Select Vevo
  1. Press the BLUE COLOR button
  2. Select Facebook
  1. Press the BLUE COLOR button
     

     
  2. Select Netflix
     
  1. Press the BLUE COLOR button
  2. Select Shopping Center
  1. Press the BLUE COLOR button
  2. Select The Weather Channel
  1. Press the BLUE COLOR button
  2. Select Weather Nation
  1. Press the ONDEMAND button
  2. To browse results arrow through the tiles
  3. Press the RED COLOR button to provide more options on displaying tiles
  1. Press the PAUSE button
  2. If you wish to do so, press the TV POWER button to turn off your TV
  3. Go to the room in which you would like to resume watching
  4. Turn on the TV
  5. Arrow to the event you were viewing and press the SELECT button
  6. Select Join
  7. Press the PLAY button to continue watching
  1. Press the GUIDE button
  2. Arrow to the scheduled recording you would like to edit and press the SELECT button
  3. Select Edit Timer and options will display
  4. Apply any additional preferences to manage recordings
  1. Set up Primetime Anytime
     

     
  2. Record 4 additional shows at the same time
     
  1. Press the MENU button
  2. Select PrimeTime Anytime
  3. Select PrimeTime Anytime
  4. You will automatically be taken to the PrimeTime Anytime Setup screen
  5. Apply your desired PrimeTime Anytime preferences
  6. Select Save
  1. Press the DVR button twice
  2. Arrow to a recording with the AutoHop indicator
  3. Press the PLAY button
  4. Select Yes to hop over the event's commercial breaks
  1. Press the DVR button
  2. The guide will display with album art designs
  1. Press the DVR button
  1. When you finish a show, look for the next episode
  1. Press the INFO button
  1. Press the DVR button
  2. Arrow to the group of recordings you would like to view and press the SELECT button
  3. New recordings are designated by a "new" icon which overlays the top left of the album art cover
  4. In list view, new recordings are designated by a "new" icon on the left side
  1. Press the DVR button twice
  2. AutoHop Recordings are designated by a red kangaroo icon in the top right corner
  1. Press the DVR button
  2. Arrow to the event you want to watch and press the SELECT button
  3. The percent watched is displayed on an indicator to the right of each episode
  1. Press the DVR button
  2. Arrow to a recording you would like to put in the new folder and press the SELECT button
  3. Select Edit
  4. Under Folder, select Create Folder
  5. If folder already exists, select the name of the existing folder
  6. Enter your desired name for the new folder, then select Done
  7. Select Save
  1. Press the DVR button
  2. Arrow to the recording you would like to delete
  3. Press the BLUE COLOR button
  4. The recording will delete
  1. Press the DVR button
  2. Select Deleted Recordings
  3. Arrow to the recording you would like to restore
  4. Press the BLUE COLOR button
  5. The recording will be restored
  1. Look for the play button in the guide
  1. From iPad or mobile device, select Guide
  2. Select an event from the guide
  3. Select Watch on iPad
  1. Launch DISH Anywhere app from iPad or other mobile device
  2. Enter your credentials and select Log In
  3. Begin using DISH Anywhere
  1. Launch DISH Anywhere app from iPad or other mobile device
  2. Select My DVR
  3. Select the recording you want to transfer
  4. If applicable, select your desired episode
  5. Select the Prepare for Mobile button
  6. Select Yes on the Auto-Transfer Recording pop-up
  7. Select OK on the DISH Anywhere pop-up
  1. Press the BLUE COLOR button
  2. Select DISH PERKS
  1. Access your Hopper's interface from any television in your home by installing a Joey in that room
     

     
  2. The compact Joey can be easily installed behind a TV or in a small place
     

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Call 1-800-527-3536 to upgrade your equipment.

An upgrade charge may apply. Requires 24-month commitment. Higher monthly fees will apply. Recordings on your current DVR will not transfer.


All prices, fees, charges, packages, programming, features, functionality and offers subject to change without notice. Monthly DVR and additional receiver fees may apply. If you cancel service during the first 24 months, early termination fee of $20 for each month remaining applies. $12/mo Whole Home DVR, $12/mo for second Hopper, $7/mo per Joey. Commercial skip feature is available at varying times, starting the day after airing, for select primetime shows on ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC recorded with PrimeTime Anytime.