The direction a Dish Network satellite dish is pointed (consisting of the azimuth and elevation) depends on the geographic location of the dish. The direction can be south-southwest or south-southeast depending on which ... More »

Find satellite TV listings through your satellite service provider's website. DISH Network provides TV listings through, while DIRECTV TV listings are available at You need to provide your ZIP cod... More » Technology Television & Video

Set up a DISH Network Hopper receiver by connecting the correct coaxial cable from your wall into the receiver. It is necessary to set up connections from the receiver to your TV through HDMI or RCA cables. You then need... More » Art & Literature

Pointing a dish requires knowing the azimuth and elevation coordinates for the location, aiming the dish towards those coordinates, and then gradually adjusting with a signal meter to find the strongest signal. Properly ... More »

To troubleshoot your Dish Network system before calling for service, inspect the satellite dish, reset the receiver, check the connections and determine if additional action is needed. Troubleshooting can be finished wit... More » Technology Television & Video

The first step of installing a satellite dish is finding an appropriate location to mount it. Choose a location with minimum obstacles in the dish's path. Mount the fixing bracket on the wall in such a way that it's vert... More » Technology Television & Video

To install a TV satellite dish to receive broadcasts, find a location with a clear line of sight, install the mounting pole, assemble and mount the antenna, aim the antenna, and run the necessary cables from the antenna ... More »