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HD Locals: Fort Smith, AR


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#1 OFFLINE   Doug Brott

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Posted 06 November 2008 - 09:48 AM

Please post broadcast issues with DIRECTV satellite delivered HD Local Channels only

DMA: Fort Smith, AR
Established: 11/6/2008
Rank: 100

HD Locals available in this DMA
  • ABC - KHBS (40)
  • CBS - KFSM (5)
  • NBC - KNWA (51)
  • FOX - KFTA (24)

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#2 OFFLINE   athoma00

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Posted 07 November 2008 - 10:07 PM

The FOX - KFTA (24) channel does not appear to be in HD. The EPG does not show any programs in HD. All shows are airing in 4:3 format.

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Posted 08 November 2008 - 06:25 AM

I wasn't home yesterday, but on Thursday night I was watching Kitchen Nightmares in HD. Guide is currently showing HD markers...

If you scroll all of the way to the left in the guide, and highlight the channel number, what is showing for the description?

Did you add the new channel to your favorites?

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Posted 10 November 2008 - 06:07 AM

Channel: KPBI (34) [This is a MPEG4 SD Channel]

Issue: Guide incorrectly lists this station as an independent. They are a MyNetwork TV affiliate. The MPEG2 version (on 72.5) has it correctly listed as MNT.

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Posted 11 February 2009 - 09:38 PM

KAFT-DT Added
KAFT-DT, our PBS, has been added to our HD locals.

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Posted 28 February 2009 - 05:57 PM

Keep having audio drop outs. Starts as a video pixelation, then an audio drop for 5-7 seconds. Happens mostly on KFTA-DT 24 and KFSM-DT 5.

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Posted 08 April 2009 - 06:21 PM

I've noticed a lot of audio dropouts in the last couple of weeks.

Sometimes with display problems, but usually the picture is fine, just 5 to 10 seconds of no audio.

I've had this pretty often on the CBS, Fox and NBC stations.

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Posted 29 September 2010 - 09:45 PM

KHBS-DT2 Added
KHBS-DT2, our CW affiliate has been added to our locals as channel 41. It broadcasts over the air as 40-2, a sub channel of ABC affiliate KHBS.

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Posted 05 June 2012 - 09:56 AM

Neighboring Local Channels have been added to the Fort Smith, AR DMA - allowing Tulsa stations to be received by certain zip codes. Per DirecTV's Neighboring Local Channels page (http://www.directv.c...assetId=1200076), I should be able to receive KTUL, but it has not been added.

My zip code is 74953.




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