Frequently Asked Questions by Topic
July 17, 2012 (Published)
Below is a list of topics that link to Frequently Asked Questions and responses.
Military Servicemembers and Mobile Phone Plans
April 21, 2014 (Updated)
Is your military service disrupting your cell phone service? More to the point, are you paying for...
Captioning of Internet Video Programming
October 29, 2014 (Updated)
Closed captioning is the visual display of the audio portion of video programming. Captioning...
Internet Protocol Version 6: IPv6 for Consumers
July 16, 2014 (Updated)
What is IPv6? In order to connect devices over the Internet, each device must have an Internet...
Stolen and Lost Wireless Devices
April 10, 2012 (Published)
The theft of wireless devices, particularly smartphones, is sharply on the rise across the country...
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...
Universal Licensing System (ULS) - Help
March 7, 2012
Help Topics Amateur Auctions Buying/Selling Licenses Commercial Operators...
February 15, 2012 (Published)
Robocalls are unsolicited prerecorded telemarketing calls to landline home telephones, and all...
21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act (CVAA)
September 13, 2011 (Published)
Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2010 - Pub. L. 111-260...
FCC Broadband Initiatives
October 30, 2014 (Updated)
The President and Congress gave the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) several jobs to...