How Do I Schedule an Installation Appointment with Dish?

Contact the DISH network, a customer service representative walks you through the process by getting specific information about the install. You can provide a valid credit card to schedule an installation. If you choose to schedule an installation online you are prompted to enter your address and a date and time appears. A DISH technician arrives at your home or office to complete the installation process.

Scheduling a DISH installation is a simple process that should start with choosing your cable or other service preferences. Do this by accessing the DISH website and choosing from the available packages. You can choose from a variety of different features. After you've made your decision, you can take steps to schedule the installation process.

Call DISH Network

The next step in the process is to call the DISH network, You can schedule the installation process by going online as well. A DISH representative asks how many TVs need DISH equipment and you need a valid credit card to set up the installation process. You can schedule the date and time for your installation.


You can also schedule the installation process by going online. Once you access the website, look for "Get DISH installed right away. Enter your address to see the first available technician appointment in your area." There ise a space provided to enter your address. Tap the check availability button after you enter your address. The installation date and time appear. Then, you can reserve your installation appointment and select your package/subscription. The next screen displays all of the available DISH network packages.

Other Steps Necessary for Installation

After you've scheduled your installation, you receive an email regarding your appointment details at the email you registered for DISH with. You need to verify that all of the information is correct. The day before your appointment, a DISH representative will call, text, or send an email to remind you of your installation time and date.

What to Expect

These steps are necessary because your DISH technician shows up at your home or business to survey your location. They make sure that there is enough roof access and begin assembling the equipment. The technicians also set up the system components, ground, test the equipment and program the equipment.

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