The Captions feature allows you to configure closed-caption display options and view customizable closed captioning
during programs that you watch. Please note that closed captioning may not be available for all programs.
Note: Currently there are different methods for enabling closed captioning for Sling channels and
over-the-air channels (only with an AirTV Adapter). This section addresses these methods in different procedures.
Enabling Captions for Sling Channels
While watching a Sling program, press the
OK button on the remote.
On the overlay that displays, select the
Closed Caption icon.
When you return to your programming, closed captioning should display on-screen when available.
If closed captioning does not display:
Toward the top of the remote control, press the
Sling button to display the My TV screen
Scroll to the bottom of the My TV screen and select the
Sling Settings option.
On the Sling Settings screen that displays, select the
Closed Captions option on the left.
Service Channels option and ensure that the
CC-1 option on the far right is selected. Any change is saved automatically.
Enabling Captions for Over-the-Air Channels
On the Accessibility screen, select the
Display option, then the
If you'd like to change the appearance of closed captioning, select the
Language, Text size, or
Caption style option and change the setting as desired. Changes are saved automatically.
Repeat this step for other settings that you'd like to change.