Receiving Broadcast TV Stations Dropped from Pay TV Service
February 26, 2014 (Updated)
One of the ways cable operators and other pay TV service providers, such as satellite operators,...
Low Power Television (LPTV) Service
February 24, 2014 (Updated)
Background The FCC created the Low-Power Television (LPTV) service in 1982 to provide...
Installing Consumer-Owned Antennas and Satellite Dishes
March 24, 2015 (Reviewed)
Background In 1996, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) adopted rules for Over-the-Air-...
May 16, 2011
Broadcast Station Totals as of March 31, 2011
Proposed Extension of Part 4 of the Commission’s Rules Regarding Outage Reporting to Interconnected Voice Over Internet Protocol Service Providers and Broadband Internet Service Providers
May 13, 2011
In this Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM), we propose to extend the outage reporting...
Digital-to-Analog Converter Box - Selected Features
May 10, 2011 (Published)
DTV Converter Box Features The Federal Communications Commission has prepared this Consumer...
Antennas and Digital Television
March 11, 2014 (Updated)
Broadcast TV stations in the U.S. have switched from analog to digital transmissions. This Fact...
Filing an Informal Complaint
January 29, 2015 (Updated)
The Federal Communications Commission gives consumers the opportunity to file informal complaints...
EEO Rules And Policies For Radio And Broadcast And Non-Broadcast TV
August 4, 2014 (Updated)
Background The FCC has Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) rules and policies for radio and TV...
Closed Captioning on Television
December 30, 2014 (Updated)
Closed captioning displays the audio portion of a television program as text on the TV screen...