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: ForumDirect tv without a box ForumNo sound with direct tv box over hdmi without several restates of tv ForumWill direct tv work without a box ? ForumDirect connect from a cable box to a laptop ForumUsing TV tuner without Cable Box ForumDirect tv issue ForumDaytek tv , do I need to purchase a HD box from direct tv for the new daytek 37 i ForumCanada - Direct TV ForumHow do you aim a direct tv dish ForumDirect tv receiver at two locations ForumExtra Direct tv box ??? ForumExtra Direct TV box ??? ForumCan you use a direct tv box as a converter box ForumWire my direct tv box ForumCable box and tv tuner? ForumWhat's better, TV or Monitor? Forum[Solved] I am a Direct TV customer. I already have an HD receiver (& service) for on ForumInstalling 2nd tv onto one Direct tv receiver that is connected to dvr. ForumDon.t won.t satellite direct tv paid for it 2 days ago and cant get nothing wha ForumDirect tv satellite outage minneapolis More resources Read discussions in other Home Theatre categories Digital TV DVD Players Set-Top-Box HDTV ReplayTV Satellite TV Tivo !