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Submit a Show How to how to air your program on community access.

In order to submit a show for playback, you must first be a Certified Program Provider with the CMC, see Get Started for more information on how to become certified.

Steps for One-Time Programs:
  • Submit a Playback Application
  • When you receive an email, set-up your account with ExaVault and upload your program
  • We will confirm with you what time your program will air on Comcast and AT&T, it will also be available on our on demand website and YouTube channel
Steps for Series Programs:
  • Have three episodes of your program ready for air and a plan to continue producing at least one new episode monthly
  • Submit a Playback Application
  • When you receive an email, set-up your account with ExaVault
  • Upload the episodes to your ExaVault account and submit an Episode Playback form for each episode
  • We will confirm with you what time your program will air on Comcast and AT&T, it will also be available on our on demand website and YouTube channel

Important Rules:
  • Programs cannot contain commercial content
  • You are liable for your program’s content
  • Single programs can be up to two hours in length
  • Series programs must conform to the following lengths: 26 – 29 minutes, 56 – 59 minutes, 86 – 89 minutes or 116 – 119 minutes
  • You may only have two series in rotation at a time, but may submit single programs that are clearly different than their series in content, title and length
  • You must list your name in a program credit not less than five seconds in length, displayed in a legible font
  • Any program made with CMC equipment or at CMC’s studio must credit CMC at the end of each episode
  • You must submit your program at least five days before the air date

For a full list of rules, see the User Guide.

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