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DTV Converter Boxes and Antennas - Iowa DTV Answers

posted on November 6, 2008 at 7:32 PM

Digital TV truly is better. For many, the transition will be easy and for others it may require some effort, a little resourcefulness, and being a wise consumer.

We know many of you have been preparing for the DTV conversion. Iowa Public Television has travelled the state making presentations and answering questions. We also have gone live on the air to answer your questions.

Don’t be afraid to ask for help. Watch the 3-part video from our November 2008 broadcast, or look here for answers to some of the most common questions and answers we've been fielding. We also encourage you to call us during normal business hours at 1-800-532-1290. 

What is the DTV (or digital) Transition? 

How do I choose a converter box? 

How can I get the best reception - and - what kind of antenna should I get? 

Are some stations at low power - and will my reception improve in February 2009? 

Will I be able to record shows on my old VHS recorder? 




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