How can I check TV signal strength in my area of Wakefield?

You can check your signal quality in the settings menu.  Bring up the menu with your remote Select Settings Go to the Signal & Connection area and select Signal Quality If your Signal Strength is below 50%, then you might start seeing issues with your picture. Have a read of our article: How to improve your signal for more help. If you experience issues with the quality of your subscription channels, take a look at the guide for Can't Watch Subscription Channels.

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How does a TV aerial Antenna work?

One of the main questions that customers have is How does a TV aerial Antenna actually work? and the answer is: Every Aerial Antenna used across the world receive there signal from the elements and sometimes reflectors attached to the antenna. Also, The TV aerial is made of conductive metals so electromagnetic waves carrying television signals induce tiny electrical currents in the Aerial antenna to pick them up. The television set amplifies the Wave signal and selects the information that carries vision and sounds. Aerial Engineers refer to TV aerials as ‘Wideband or Digital Aerials’. The metal plate at the array’s far end reflects the signal back down its length. The parallel rod-like structures that run along the length of the aerial are specially spaced to optimise signal strength. And if you ask which aerial we recommend this would be the periodic aerial by Friccaro. If you require more information on How does a TV aerial Antenna work then contact someone at TV Aerial Installation Wakefield and they will be able to answer all your TV Antenna Questions.

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Why is my TV Aerial not picking up HD Freeview channels?

Main Possible reasons to have your Freeview Channels: Have you had a  TV Aerial Installation done in the last 10 years? if not there is a chance your aerial is water damaged or has just deteriorated over time. Or have you changed the input on your TV to 'ANTENNA', and tried to run a channel scan, you should be receiving at least some of your local channels. If this is not the case, the reason could be one of the following: There is not a clear line of sight to the broadcast towers or your cable has been damaged but if you are in the WF area then give TV Aerial Installation wakefield a call and we can check if there has been any work carried out on the Local Transmitter.

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