4C-TV™ System

  Channel Configuration Record

u Channel Configuration record display and data entry form.

u Fields Synopsis Class & Ratings Class indicate respective channel codes for Synopsis & Parental rating.

u Field Time Zone indicates the channel’s local time zone. Upon installation of the new version, all channels assume the default value "LOCAL".

u Field Uplink Site indicates the Site for the Channel’s Uplink. This information will be used to select the Air Master from libraries at the channel’s site.

u The attribute Control Schedule applies to those channels programmed and controlled by 4C-TV (HBO, Max) and should be off for other channels (Sony, WBTV).

u The Auto Schedule flag indicates if a Channel uses 4C-TV's automatic functions for Burst Plan and Pre-Schedule calculations.

u The Avail List Control flag activates validation features related to the Avail List management:

u The Delay Time button (which is enabled only for delay channels) brings up a new Channel Delay Time configuration screen.

u The Inter Pgm Breaks attribute indicates the channel supports Commercial breaks in between programs (HBO/Max).

u The Intra Pgm Breaks attribute indicates the channel support Commercial breaks during programs (Sony/Warner/E!).

u The  Default Version  field indicates the default version to be used for programs played in the channel. Whenever a Program that does not have any preferred version specification is schedule in the Channel, the Default Version will be assumed.

u The Franchise name associated with a given time slot can be specified in the Day Parts list. That Franchise name will be assigned to events programmed automatically via the Pre-Schedule Programming screen.

4C-TV Home | 4C-TV Functions | Release Notes

updated release 2.3.008
Thu, Nov 15, 2001