Digital TV Conversion

Larry Weil
Thu Jun 11 23:36:37 EDT 2009

At 10:30 PM -0400 6/11/09, Dan.Strassberg wrote:

>Are you saying that Channel 7 will not relocate its DTV signal from
>Channel 43 (I think that's the temporary assignment) to Channel 7 for
>a month after tomorrow? That would seem to be what would have to
>happen for nightlight to appear on Channel 7 for a month. If so,
>rescanning won't accomplish anything with Channel 7 for another whole
>month. I don't watch 7 much, but if what I think you've suggested is
>correct, I'm bummed. I wanted to find out whether the 7 signal was
>going to be OK or troublesome. I've been waiting more than a year
>since I got the DTV converter (for my analog TV) and just a year since
>I got my DTV receiver (replaced my other analog set). Are you going to
>tell me that since waiting a year hasn't hurt me, waiting another
>month clearly won't either?

WHDH-DT will switch from channel 42 to channel 7 at 11:59 PM Friday 
6/12.  At that time WHDH-TV (analog) will be turned off forever.

Larry Weil
WHDH/WLVI Master Control

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