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The Big Switch is underway

WAFF 48 turned off our analog signal on Friday, finally making the Big Switch to DTV.

If you are having trouble tuning in WAFF 48, call 1-877-923-3388. The TTY number is 1-888-TELL-FCC.

You must do one of the following things to watch WAFF 48.

  1. Buy and install a digital to analog converter box for your older TV set.
  2. Subscribe to a pay TV service like cable or satellite.
  3. Upgrade your older TV to a digtal television set.

If you watch WAFF 48 with an antenna or rabbit ears, you may need to purchase a stronger antenna. If you need help hooking up your converter box you can call any of these FCC-approved installers to help.

  • R&D Training & Technical & Service, Inc. 866-202-4596
  • Primex Technology, Inc. 1-888-481-2772
  • Hernandez Consulting LLC 1-866-474-7286
  • Installs Inc. 1-800-582-4250
  • Green Planet Construction 1- 888-508-1115
  • Communication Cervice for the Deaf - phone service only 1-877-889-4273.

For more information online, go to or WAFF 48's DTV conversion section.

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