How to set up DStv Catch Up

To set up DStv Catch Up, you will need the following:

  1. DStv Decoder: Ensure you have a compatible DStv decoder that supports Catch Up. Most modern DStv decoders have this feature.
  2. Internet Connection: You will need a stable internet connection with decent speed to stream content on Catch Up.
  3. DStv Account: Make sure you have an active DStv subscription and your account is in good standing.

Once you have these prerequisites in place, follow the steps below to set up DStv Catch Up:

  1. Connect your DStv decoder to the internet: Depending on your decoder model, you can connect it to the internet using an Ethernet cable or through Wi-Fi. Check the user manual or settings menu of your decoder for instructions on how to connect to the internet.
  2. Activate Catch Up on your DStv account: Visit the DStv website or use the DStv mobile app to log in to your account. Navigate to the Catch Up section and activate it if it’s not already enabled. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the activation process.
  3. Update your decoder software: Make sure your DStv decoder has the latest software installed. This step is crucial to ensure compatibility and optimal performance. You can check for software updates in the settings menu of your decoder or refer to the user manual for instructions.
  4. Access Catch Up on your decoder: Once your decoder is connected to the internet and Catch Up is activated, you can access Catch Up content. On your remote control, press the “DStv” button or “Catch Up” button (depending on the decoder model) to access the Catch Up menu. From there, you can browse and select the available shows and movies to watch.
  5. Start streaming: Select the content you want to watch from the Catch Up menu and press the play button on your remote control. The selected show or movie will start streaming over the internet. Ensure you have a stable internet connection to avoid buffering issues.

That’s it! You have successfully set up DStv Catch Up on your decoder. Enjoy watching your favorite shows and movies on demand.