Frequently Asked Questions

I need help with my location settings and the Station Finder

  • Can I designate another station as my primary station?

    If you would like to change your local station setting or remove your current station location setting, please visit the PBS Station Finder and click
    "Remove" at: PBS Station Finder

    or click the following link to reset your location:
    Stationfinder Reset

    You can then locate your preferred station by entering your zip code or browsing by state.

  • How do I change my station location setting on pbs.org?

    If you would like to change your local station setting or remove your current station location setting, please visit the PBS Station Finder and click 
    "Remove" at: PBS Station Finder 

    or click the following link to reset your location: 
    Stationfinder Reset 

    Then try browsing pbs.org again.

  • How do I find my local station in Canada?

    Unfortunately, our Station Finder is based upon the U.S. zip code and/or state system. Since you watch PBS in Canada, please first identify which PBS station you watch so that you can look up its schedule or contact it directly. Several PBS stations serve Canadian audiences - the principal stations are:

    KCTS Washington
    KSPS Washington
    WTVS Michigan
    WNED Buffalo/New York
    WXXI Rochester/New York
    WCFE Mountain Lake/New York
    Vermont PTV
    WGBH-Boston/Massachusetts
    New Hampshire PTV

    If you recognize the call letters for your local station, you can visit our Station Finder and look up your station by state at:

    PBS Station Finder

    If you do not recognize your station or know its state, please contact us with your station's call letters and we will find the appropriate contact information for you. You can contact us at:
    Contact Us