Frequently Asked Questions by Topic
July 17, 2012 (Published)
Below is a list of topics that link to Frequently Asked Questions and responses.
Captioning of Internet Video Programming
October 29, 2014 (Updated)
Closed captioning is the visual display of the audio portion of video programming. Captioning...
Customer Service Standards
April 2, 2012 (Published)
Pursuant to the 1992 Cable Act, the Commission adopted federal standards aimed at improving the...
License Renewal Applications for Television Broadcast Stations
March 13, 2012 (Published)
Renewal of licenses for commercial and noncommercial TV broadcast stations, Class A TV broadcast...
Most Common Form 323 Filing Errors
September 29, 2011 (Published)
Below is information on the most common filing errors and how to avoid them. Please read the...
Support Information - Online Filing
August 15, 2011 (Published)
The information below is intended to give the viewer a point of contact for questions about each...
How to Link to Specific Paragraphs and Highlight Passages
August 10, 2011 (Published)
Aimed specifically at practitioners and power users, FCC.gov provides users with the ability to...
CableCARD: Know Your Rights
August 8, 2011 (Published)
New rules went into effect on August 8, 2011, that clarified and expanded rights for owners of...
Helpful Tips, Form 396
August 1, 2011 (Published)
Q. Who must file Form 396? A. All full-power radio and television stations, Class A TV...
Broadcast Information Specialists
October 28, 2014 (Reviewed)
The Commission has designated two Broadcast Information Specialists, one in the Media Bureau’s...