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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Uncovering Phony Hotel Reviews & Hidden Gems of Valle de Bravo, Mexico (#103) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Correspondent Tracy Gallagher exposes photo manipulation techniques used in hotel marketing; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of Valle de Bravo, Mexico; Peter's carry-on bag essentials.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Sep 30, 2016 -- 11:30pm
  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 1, 2016 -- 5:30am

The Truth about Travel Insurance & Hidden Gems of Bermuda (#107) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Which types of travel insurance are worth having; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of Bermuda; correspondent Alyssa Caverley takes a "One-Tank Trip" to California's wine country in Santa Barbara.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 2, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Fri, Oct 28, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 29, 2016 -- 5:30am Remind me

Child Safety On Planes & Hidden Gems of Panama (#104) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Why child safety seats should be required on airplanes; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of Panama; correspondent Tracy Gallagher shows some tricks for childproofing a hotel room.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Oct 7, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 8, 2016 -- 5:30am Remind me

The Boom in Medical Tourism & Hidden Gems of New Zealand (#108) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

The growing trend in medical tourism; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of New Zealand; a former NFL player-turned-pilot whose career has really taken off in Abu Dhabi.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 9, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me

Are Intercity Buses the Future of Short-Haul Travel & Hidden Gems of Anchorage, Alaska (#105) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

The meteoric rise of intercity bus travel; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of Anchorage, Alaska; advice for avoiding illness on cruises.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Oct 14, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 15, 2016 -- 5:30am Remind me

How Safe Is Your Hotel? & Hidden Gems of Costa Rica (#106) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Terror attacks and their effects on hotel security; Peter's "Hidden Gems" of Costa Rica; correspondent Alyssa Chevrolet reports on an opportunity where volunteer vacationers help to protect endangered snakes.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Oct 21, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 22, 2016 -- 5:30am Remind me

How Safe is Your Commuter Flight? & Hidden Gems of Wales (#109) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Safety standards for regional airline pilots; Peter's "Hidden Gems" in Wales; how retired airplanes are being given a new life in the form of distinctive furniture and high-end houses.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 30, 2016 -- 12:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • early Thurs 9/29 1am-6am: planned KQET/DT25 outage

      (DT25-1 through DT25-3) Late Wed/early Thurs 9/29 1am, the KQET DT25 transmitter will be turned off for maintenance and electrical upgrades. The plan is that the signal should be restored at approximately 6am. Most Over the Air TVs will automatically restore the signal once the transmitter is turned back on. However, a few viewers may […]

    • early Mon 9/26: planned KQEH/DT54 Over the Air outage

      UPDATE: This morning’s maintenance took place at 8:36am, with the signal restored at 8:45am. (DT54-1 through DT54-5) At some point early Monday morning Sept 26th (before 9am), the KQEH transmitter will be turned off for about 10 minutes for maintenance. Because of the short duration, most TVs will automatically restore the signal once the transmitter […]

    • early Tues 9/13: KQEH DT54 (KQED Plus) planned overnight outage

      UPDATE: power was restored at 6:45am Tuesday. Most TVs will restore the channels automatically, but a few viewers may need to do a rescan. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – (DT54-1 through 54-5) late Monday/early Tuesday 9/13 The DT54 Over the Air signal will be […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave 9 and HD 164
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQET

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave 10
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: IF this channel provided to customer, channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave 157

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me

Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids

Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192
Wave 155

Quality children's programming parents love too