Direct tv without box Tags: Satellite TV TV Cable Home Theatre Last response: January 10, 2011 2:26 PM in Home Theatre Share mdbouche January 7, 2011 6:00:03 PM If I have Direct TV and I have a digital tuner built into my TV, can I directly connect the cable from the satellite dish into the TV? I have a small TV in an area that is not suited for a cable box. Any suggestions are greatly appreciated. More about : direct box sadams04 January 10, 2011 1:19:05 PM No. The signal from the satellite must be processed (I.E. the "box"). mdbouche January 10, 2011 2:26:35 PM sadams04 said:No. The signal from the satellite must be processed (I.E. the "box"). Thanks for the response. Helps me judge the long-term costs of satellite vs. cable. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Direct tv without a box Forum No sound with direct tv box over hdmi without several restates of tv Forum Will direct tv work without a box ? Forum Direct connect from a cable box to a laptop Forum Using TV tuner without Cable Box Forum Direct tv issue Forum Daytek tv , do I need to purchase a HD box from direct tv for the new daytek 37 i Forum Canada - Direct TV Forum How do you aim a direct tv dish Forum Direct tv receiver at two locations Forum Extra Direct tv box ??? Forum Extra Direct TV box ??? Forum Can you use a direct tv box as a converter box Forum Wire my direct tv box Forum Cable box and tv tuner? Forum What's better, TV or Monitor? Forum [Solved] I am a Direct TV customer. I already have an HD receiver (& service) for on Forum Installing 2nd tv onto one Direct tv receiver that is connected to dvr. Forum Don.t won.t satellite direct tv paid for it 2 days ago and cant get nothing wha Forum Direct tv satellite outage minneapolis Forum More resources Read discussions in other Home Theatre categories Digital TV DVD Players Set-Top-Box HDTV ReplayTV Satellite TV Tivo !