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DirecTV Locals - City By City (v3)


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#221 OFFLINE   jamieh1

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Posted 02 November 2012 - 05:11 PM

I live in a MPEG 4 only market. My local My network tv station is not available on Directv. The station has offered it free of charge to Directv but they still will not carry it.
My local lineup is
7 WITN NBC HD
9 WNCT CBS HD
12 WCTI ABC HD
14 WYDO FOX HD
15 WNCT2 CW SD
25 WUNK UNC/PBS HD
25.2 WUNK UNC EX SD

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#222 OFFLINE   Alan Gordon

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Posted 02 November 2012 - 05:24 PM

This leaves WSBK (38)MNT and WBPX (68)ION as the only ones not in HD.


WSBK is in testing... Shh! ;) :D

CW HD in Montgomery, Alabama is now live on channel 22. I was surprised such a small market as ours got it and how quickly. The local channel itself just went HD about a month ago.


Thanks for the update... I changed it's status. :)

#223 OFFLINE   Pepe Sylvia

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Posted 05 November 2012 - 08:27 PM

WSBK is in testing... Shh! ;) :D


Looks like it's set to go live Thursday. Nice.

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Posted 07 November 2012 - 07:37 AM

Rochester, MN HD LILs up in *TEST Today.

*KAAL	6	671	24	109	1020	1022	11	160	A3 Rochester, MN 06 KAAL ABC	ABC  television  services  from  KAALDT-TV, 06, Rochester, MN.
*KIMT	3	671	24	109	1010	1012	11	160	A3 Rochester, MN 03 KIMT CBS	CBS  television  services  from  KIMTDT-TV, 03, Rochester, MN.
*KXLT	47	671	24	109	1060	1062	11	160	A3 Rochester, MN 47 KXLT FOX	FOX television services from KXLTDT-TV, 47, Rochester, MN.
*KYIN	24	671	24	109	1050	1052	11	160	A3 Rochester, MN 24 KYIN PBS	PBS  television  services  from  KYINDT-TV, 24, Rochester, MN.
*KTTC	10	671	24	109	1030	1032	11	160	A3 Rochester, MN 10 KTTC NBC	NBC  television  services  from  KTTCDT-TV, 10, Rochester, MN.
*KSMQ	15	671	24	109	1040	1042	11	160	A3 Rochester, MN 15-2 KSMQ IND	Independent television services from KSMQDT-TV, 15-2, Rochester, MN.
A few other changes coming!!

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Posted 07 November 2012 - 10:05 AM

Rochester, MN HD LILs up in *TEST Today.

*KAAL	6	671	24	109	1020	1022	11	160	A3 Rochester, MN 06 KAAL ABC	ABC  television  services  from  KAALDT-TV, 06, Rochester, MN.
*KIMT	3	671	24	109	1010	1012	11	160	A3 Rochester, MN 03 KIMT CBS	CBS  television  services  from  KIMTDT-TV, 03, Rochester, MN.
*KXLT	47	671	24	109	1060	1062	11	160	A3 Rochester, MN 47 KXLT FOX	FOX television services from KXLTDT-TV, 47, Rochester, MN.
*KYIN	24	671	24	109	1050	1052	11	160	A3 Rochester, MN 24 KYIN PBS	PBS  television  services  from  KYINDT-TV, 24, Rochester, MN.
*KTTC	10	671	24	109	1030	1032	11	160	A3 Rochester, MN 10 KTTC NBC	NBC  television  services  from  KTTCDT-TV, 10, Rochester, MN.
*KSMQ	15	671	24	109	1040	1042	11	160	A3 Rochester, MN 15-2 KSMQ IND	Independent television services from KSMQDT-TV, 15-2, Rochester, MN.
A few other changes coming!!

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Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:46 AM

:blowout:

Rochester, MN HD LILs up in *TEST Today.

*KAAL	6	671	24	109	1020	1022	11	160	A3 Rochester, MN 06 KAAL ABC	ABC  television  services  from  KAALDT-TV, 06, Rochester, MN.
*KIMT	3	671	24	109	1010	1012	11	160	A3 Rochester, MN 03 KIMT CBS	CBS  television  services  from  KIMTDT-TV, 03, Rochester, MN.
*KXLT	47	671	24	109	1060	1062	11	160	A3 Rochester, MN 47 KXLT FOX	FOX television services from KXLTDT-TV, 47, Rochester, MN.
*KYIN	24	671	24	109	1050	1052	11	160	A3 Rochester, MN 24 KYIN PBS	PBS  television  services  from  KYINDT-TV, 24, Rochester, MN.
*KTTC	10	671	24	109	1030	1032	11	160	A3 Rochester, MN 10 KTTC NBC	NBC  television  services  from  KTTCDT-TV, 10, Rochester, MN.
*KSMQ	15	671	24	109	1040	1042	11	160	A3 Rochester, MN 15-2 KSMQ IND	Independent television services from KSMQDT-TV, 15-2, Rochester, MN.
A few other changes coming!!

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WOOT!!! Shortest test in history (maybe).. But all the Rochester HD locals are up and running as of 6:50am CST today!!

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Posted 08 November 2012 - 08:18 AM

Wow - According to http://www.directv.c...equestid=824556 it says the same thing ! A one day test! :D

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Posted 08 November 2012 - 09:04 AM

Lansing MI HD locals launched today.

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Posted 08 November 2012 - 01:08 PM

:blowout:

WOOT!!! Shortest test in history (maybe).. But all the Rochester HD locals are up and running as of 6:50am CST today!!


Two questions:

  • Is KSMQ in HD or SD?!
  • Is The CW the feed from Washington, D.C., or the local Rochester sub-channel affiliate?


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Posted 08 November 2012 - 04:01 PM

Wow - According to http://www.directv.c...equestid=824556 it says the same thing ! A one day test! :D


Will they ever change the banner on that page? He looks like an intern in that photo and House is no more!

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Posted 08 November 2012 - 08:50 PM

Re: channel 15 in Rochester, it is interesting that D* chose to distribute it as 15-2 and it is actually duplicating subchannel 4 (15-4). Any idea why they wouldn't distribute it simply as "15" and choose the main (15-1) channel? None of the broadcast channels are actually in HD so that doesn't matter.

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Posted 08 November 2012 - 09:13 PM

Directv should add WCPX ch 38 Chicago since they remove my national ION HD channel from Spanish package since that is the only channel missing in HD

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Posted 08 November 2012 - 10:30 PM

Two questions:

  • Is KSMQ in HD or SD?!
  • Is The CW the feed from Washington, D.C., or the local Rochester sub-channel affiliate?


KSMQ is in SD.. still had my antenna up this morning.. disconnected that and it's in SD.. and a subchannel as well. odd.. that's also in HD.

Had the CW in HD earlier today.. as of now, it's the local and in SD....

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 08:34 AM

Cleveland, Oh WUAB 43 MY TV
Mansfield, Oh. WMFD 68 Ind.

Now available HD on Direct TV
I believe that means ALL Cleveland DTV is HD.

Now if DTV would actually get the OTA AM21 database up to date for the subchannels.......

Edited by twiseguy, 09 November 2012 - 09:03 AM.


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Posted 09 November 2012 - 11:33 AM

Two questions:

  • Is KSMQ in HD or SD?!
  • Is The CW the feed from Washington, D.C., or the local Rochester sub-channel affiliate?


  • KSMQ is in SD. Same as it is OTA.
  • Not sure about the CW feed. But it is the same as 10-2 (KTTC).

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 02:29 PM

Had the CW in HD earlier today.. as of now, it's the local and in SD....


Was that off D* or OTA?

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#237 OFFLINE   Alan Gordon

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 03:06 PM

Re: channel 15 in Rochester, it is interesting that D* chose to distribute it as 15-2 and it is actually duplicating subchannel 4 (15-4). Any idea why they wouldn't distribute it simply as "15" and choose the main (15-1) channel? None of the broadcast channels are actually in HD so that doesn't matter.


So... in the GUIDE, KSMQ (provided by DirecTV) is 15-2?

Had the CW in HD earlier today.. as of now, it's the local and in SD....


Was that off D* or OTA?


My question exactly?! :confused:

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 04:55 PM

My local My Network TV station continues to offer it to Directv free of charge, but they say Directv continues not to add it.
WITN DT2 is MNTV.

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:47 PM

So... in the GUIDE, KSMQ (provided by DirecTV) is 15-2?



My question exactly?! :confused:


Yes. 15-2 is provided by Directv.. in SD

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Posted 11 November 2012 - 05:08 PM

WSBK is in testing... Shh! ;) :D


nice watching phantom gourmet in HD this morning.




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