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How to change DTH plans in Airtel Digital TV

The world of entertainment is quite vast now. From the earlier days of Doordarshan to 500+ channels to watch on TV in different languages, the DTH world has come a long way. Set top boxes like Airtel Digital boxes make it possible for viewers to watch their favourite TV shows in premium video quality.

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Your DTH needs change all the time. Sticking to a limited plan when your family wants to watch their preferred shows can be frustrating for everyone. Therefore, you need to go for an Airtel DTH plan change. So, if you are wondering how to change Airtel DTH plan, you have come to the right place. Today’s article will walk you through the process of changing your Airtel DTH plan using Airtel’s self-care portal, Airtel Thanks app, and other offline methods.

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Let’s get started!

How to change Airtel DTH plan online

As discussed above, there are multiple ways to go for an Airtel TV plan change. Let’s start with online ways.

Airtel DTH plan change online – Airtel’s website

Follow the below steps to change your DTH plan online using our official website.

Note: All our services can be managed online using our Airtel Self-Care Portal. This is also called as the Subscriber corner. You need to login using your service ID and the OTP you will receive on your registered mobile number.

  • Visit Airtel’s Self-Care Portal online on your phone or laptop.
  • Here, you need to login using your registered mobile number or service ID. If you can’t locate your Digital TV service ID, please check the TV menu displayed on the TV screen.
  • Now, enter the Service ID or mobile number and wait for the OTP.
  • Enter the accurate OTP and click on the login button.
  • Once logged in, locate Digital TV section on the portal and click on it.
  • Scroll down to find Manage TV Channels option. This feature will help you to see your existing DTH plan and help you change it.
  • Now click on the Edit current plan button present below the current plan details.
  • Next menu will help you decide your new plan. Go through all available plans in entirety and make your selection. You can also compare the prices.
  • Take your pick and hit on Select this Plan button. Review once more and click on Go to Summary button.
  • Complete the Airtel Dish TV plan change process by clicking on the Confirm & Charge button.

If you are still confused about the plan, you have selected and want to mull things over, you can use the save for later link to save the package with a name you would remember.

When it comes to payment, usually any excess amount is deducted from your Airtel TV account balance. In case, your balance is not enough, you will have to recharge your account to confirm the changes. You can use the portal to do a DTH recharge too.

Now, let’s look at how to change plan in Airtel DTH using the Airtel Thanks app.

Airtel Digital TV plan change – Airtel Thanks app

The steps to manage your Airtel DTH account are somewhat similar to using the self-care portal. Let’s see how.

  • Open the Airtel Thanks app in your phone. If you haven’t updated the app, please do so.
  • On the home page, add a new service>DTH. Enter DTH account number and tap on procced.
  • Once you have added DTH as a service, you can manage it from the app. In most cases, if you have logged in with the same number used for your DTH account, your Airtel DTH connection will already show up as a service on the home page. You can ignore the first 2 steps in that case.
  • Click on DTH service and locate manage TV channels.
  • Tap on edit current plan and take your pick from the available DTH plans. Review the prices.
  • Go to summary and confirm the Airtel Digital TV plan change by tapping on Confirm & Change.

The same terms and conditions apply for the charges as mentioned above.

How to change DTH plan in Airtel offline

There are 3 different ways to change your Airtel DTH plan offline. They are as follows:

Airtel Customer Care

Dial 18001036065 using your registered mobile number to connect with our Airtel representative. Request them to change your plan. It will be done immediately.

Airtel USSD code

You can’t exactly change your entire DTH plan using USSD codes. But you can add or remove channels from your Airtel DTH pack using Airtel USSD codes.

  • Type ADD <Channel no.> <customer ID> and send to 54325 to add channels.
  • SMS REM <Channel no.> <customer ID> and send to 54325 to remove channels.

You need to send these SMS(s) from your registered mobile number.

Recharge your Airtel DTH connection now and never miss a moment of your favourite shows and movies!


Airtel DTH Channel

You can also use Channel number 998 for an Airtel DTH plan change. The 998 channel on your Airtel Digital TV is used to manage your DTH account. Add or remove channels from here. Follow the instructions displayed on your television screen to change the DTH channel.

We hope we have answered your question on how to change my Airtel DTH plan in this article. For any other DTH related queries, read our other blogposts or contact us on our DTH customer care number!