There's a menu item (I think Diagnositcs under system setup) that seems to have a dial-out now option.
But if you're playing "hide the porn from the wife" be aware that sent purchases are still listed for quite awhile after being sent.
At least on the DP. I haven't done any PPV since I swapped them for 501s, but my soccer package (which lives as a PPV for some reason) has been on the purchased page for since I activated the recievers.
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