Freeview Light on the Steyning (West Sussex, England) transmitter
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The symbol shows the location of the Steyning (West Sussex, England) transmitter which serves 1,700 homes. The bright green areas shown where the signal from this transmitter is strong, dark green areas are poorer signals. Those parts shown in yellow may have interference on the same frequency from other masts.
This transmitter has no current reported problemsThe BBC and Digital UK report there are no faults or engineering work on the Steyning (West Sussex, England) transmitter.
Which Freeview channels does the Steyning transmitter broadcast?If you have any kind of Freeview fault, follow this Freeview reset procedure first.
Digital television services are broadcast on a multiplexes (or Mux) where many stations occupy a single broadcast frequency, as shown below.
64QAM 8K 2/3 24.1Mb/s DVB-T MPEG2
DTG-6 256QAM 32KE 2/3 40.2Mb/s DVB-T2 MPEG4
H/V: aerial position (horizontal or vertical)
Are you trying to watch these 43 Freeview channels?
The Steyning (West Sussex, England) mast is a public service broadcasting (PSB) transmitter, it does not provide these commercial (COM) channels: 4seven, 5Action, 5STAR, 5USA, Aljazeera English, Blaze, Blaze +1, CBS Reality, Challenge, Channel 5 +1, CITV, YAAAS!, Dave, Dave ja vu, DMAX, Drama +1, E4 Extra, Film4 +1, Food Network, GB News, GREAT! movies, GREAT! movies action, HGTV, HobbyMaker, ITV2 +1, ITV3 +1, ITV4 +1, ITVBe +1, Legend, PBS America, pick, Pop Player, Quest +1, Quest Red, Really, Sky News, Smithsonian Channel, Talking Pictures TV, TCC, That's TV (UK), Together TV, W, Yesterday +1.
If you want to watch these channels, your aerial must point to one of the 80 Full service Freeview transmitters. For more information see the will there ever be more services on the Freeview Light transmitters? page.
Which BBC and ITV regional news can I watch from the Steyning transmitter?
BBC South Today 1.3m homes 4.9%
from Southampton SO14 7PU, 77km west (271°)
to BBC South region - 39 masts.
How will the Steyning (West Sussex, England) transmission frequencies change over time?
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Table shows multiplexes names see this article;
green background for transmission frequencies
Notes: + and - denote 166kHz offset; aerial group are shown as A B C/D E K W T
waves denotes analogue; digital switchover was 29 Feb 12 and 14 Mar 12.
How do the old analogue and currrent digital signal levels compare?
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Which companies have run the Channel 3 services in the Midhurst transmitter area
Is the transmitter output the same in all directions?Radiation patterns withheld
hi - great improvement in freeview signal but I suspect my aerial is getting signal from the steyning transmitter - the digital web site suggests might get good signal (and more importantly) many more channells by using the crystal palace transmitter - how do I find out if a good signal can be obtained here from crystal palace and is it a diy job to repoint the aerial at the other site ?
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Christine Clarke: If you are indeed using a DA100C model, then according to the manual for same all you require to do is follow the procedure described in paragraph 5 under the "DA100C quick start guide" at the start of the manual, an excerpt from shown below.
If you have done the first time installation before, and would like to
search for Digital Freeview channels again, or if you have moved to a
different region and need to scan channels again,
Press MODE to switch to Digital TV & Media Player mode.
Press MENU, select "Digital TV" by pressing ENTER.
Select "Installation", then select "Auto Search" then press ENTER.
Once the search has finished, press CH+, CH- or EPG to select channels.
Press TV/R to switch between Freeview TV and Radio channels.
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