At the start switch-off in Rome and Lazio, while changing the LCN across Italy
The Digital Terrestrial captured the capital: from today's analog television ceases to exist in Rome and Lazio (Viterbo not included) for a switch-off what promises to be the most important of the year.
It is no coincidence that, today, at national, comes into force the new LCN, which will reveal in its entirety in preview (click here).
But let's start from the city of Rome, affected by the final transition to digital TV.
After the National Conference DGTVi last January, which was held in the capital and that we followed live via the switch-over of 16 June last year, has finally arrived at the power off of analogue, a move that - as stated insiders - becomes crucial for the technological development of the entire country.
Staying in the specific but is obviously recommended retune complete with all the equipment for receiving digital TV decoder or whether they are integrated with tuner, preferably starting when all the operations should somehow be completed.
But it is possible that interventions may take longer.
A provision of all there's the toll of the Ministry of Economic Development - Department of Communications which responds to '800,022,000 (operating Monday to Saturday from 8.00 to 20.00, but for days 16, 17, 18 and 19 November will active up to 23.00) on all matters concerning the transition to digital and technical problems arising from it.
This list instead of the municipalities concerned today: in the coming days about Digital-Sat will find all the lists from here until November 30, deadline for the switch-off of the Lazio region and surrounding municipalities.
Do not fail to recall the requirements for the state contribution to the purchase of DTT decoders interactive: for the inhabitants of Latium (entire province of Rome,
Frosinone, Latina and Rieti, 26 municipalities province of Viterbo) and 8 towns in Umbria (TR ) already concerned by the initiative on 16 May and 10 November 2009 in 8 municipalities of the province of L'Aquila (Balsorano, Carsoli Oricola, Peret, Rocca di Botte, San Vincenzo Valle Bush, Sante Marie, Montereale) and additional 3 municipalities in the province of Viterbo (Orte, Tarquinia and Vallerano) aged less than 65 years (to be performed by 31.12.2009) and who have declared in 2008 (income 2007) an income equal to or less than EUR 10,000, in rule by paying the TV license fee for the current year, there is a bonus of 50 euros, provided he had never enjoyed before.