Video On Demand (VOD)

Availability

Video On Demand movies are located on channels 1 and 501. Once rented, you can begin playing your movie immediately. Video on Demand movies are available for 24 or 48 hours from the time of order (not from the time that you start watching).

Video On Demand movies are only available on models 512, 522, 612c, 622, 625, 722, 722k, Hopper® and Hopper with Sling®. To determine if you have a compatible receiver, check the model name on the front of your receiver or go to mydish.com/myequipment.

VOD Ordering Methods

By Remote (requires a phone line or broadband connection)

  1. Press the GUIDE button on your DISH remote and go to channel 1 or 501.
  2. Find the movie that you want to rent and press SELECT on your remote control.
  3. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete your order.


Online

mydish.com

  1. Press the GUIDE button on your DISH remote and go to channel 1 or 501.
  2. Find the movie that you want to rent and press INFO on your remote control.
  3. Make note of the Order ID shown on the screen.
  4. Log in (or create an Online ID) at mydish.com/ordervod.
  5. Enter the Order ID and click Search.
  6. Follow the instructions on the next page to complete your order.

dishcinema.com

  1. Visit dishcinema.com to browse the movies available On Demand and on Pay-Per-View.
  2. Click on the movie you want to rent.
  3. Select the On Demand tab under "Ways to Order" and click on the Order Now button. If the On Demand tab is not present, that particular movie is only available on Pay-Per-View.
  4. Log in (or create an Online ID).
  5. Press the GUIDE button on your DISH remote and go to channel 1 or 501.
  6. Find the movie that you want to rent and press INFO on your remote control.
  7. Make note of the Order ID shown on the screen.
  8. Enter the Order ID on your computer and click Search.
  9. Follow the instructions on the next page to complete your order.

By Phone

  1. Press the GUIDE button on your DISH remote and go to channel 1 or 501.
  2. Find the movie that you want to rent and press INFO on your remote control.
  3. Make note of the Order ID shown on the screen.
  4. Call 1-877-DISH PPV (1-877-347-4778).
  5. Follow the voice prompts to complete your order.

Viewing Already Rented Movies

Hopper Receivers

  1. Press the DVR button on your DISH remote.
  2. Select Rentals.

Non-Hopper Receivers

  1. Press the DVR button on your DISH remote.
  2. Select All Movies.
  3. Select My Rentals.