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  1. Make it easier to access information pertaining to Amateur Radio

    I cannot seem to find any information about amateur radio licenses, new licenses, or regulatory information. I tried to search using the search bar on the homepage, but, it showed various documents, no results pointing to a generalized amateur radio "portal". Please make it easier to find this information from the homepage.

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    • I can't find stuff, like CORES, ULS, FRN logins on the new site. The new site looks more like FCC hype than a useful tool for licensees.

      Please provide a homepage link that clearly heads to the existing tools. No reason to get rid of older pages that worked so well, and that we have become familiar with.

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      • On top of EVERYTHING you don't even explain your "voting" process. Gee, I have 10 votes left do I want to use 1, 2, or 3.What does it mean?

        On top of EVERYTHING you don't even explain your "voting" process. Gee, I have 10 votes left do I want to use 1, 2, or 3.What does it mean?

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        • the link to complaint form does not work

          the link to the "take action" complaint form about telemarketing calls does not work!!

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          • I came here looking to see what broadcast TV is available in my zipcode 12401...

            I'd like to be able to key in my zipcode and find out what stations broadcast in that area... moving to internet based TV and broadcast TV to unhook from cable and bring the costs down...

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            • provide easy to understand info about LNP's

              porting a TN from one SB to another can be a problem. Could you provide the steps it takes for any company and contacts to call when those steps break down

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                • how do you find your local franchise authority

                  the website directs you to file complaints with the local franchise authority, how do i find out who that is?

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                  • Schedule for NPRMs

                    Provide a schedule for the completion of the pending NPRMs. I cannot find when to expect the final order for FCC 10-106 (WT-10-119). Would it be possible to either provide a feed or compile a list of e-mail address so that you could notify interested parties when an order is issued?

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                      • Can all the databases for all the data related to the FRNs be linked??

                        Consider linking all databases related to one FRN. I have to go back and forth between MyIBFS, ULS, Redlight, etc., when they should be connected.

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                        • 6 votes
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                            • SEARCH FUNCTION ENFORCEMENT ACTION EB-05-IH-2567?

                              SEARCH FUNCTION ANY IDEA WHERE TO LOOK FOR ENFORCEMENT ACTION EB-05-IH-2567? Your search yielded no results.

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                              • RSS feed on this page is the only one to load into Outlook.

                                All the RSS feeds I tried that were available on the the "new" FCC website failed to load into Microsoft Outlook.

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                                • Navigation bar should go horizontal

                                  The vertical drop down menus occupy too much screen space, making them horizontal not only saves screen real-estate but keeps the overall new design more clean.

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                                    • Where is the E-rate page?

                                      Please make Universal Service and the E-rate page more accessible.

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                                          Thanks Alan. We heard similar suggestions during some of our user testing sessions last week. We’re looking at some new color treatments to brighten that section.

                                          Another question: what did you think of the “follow bar” that scrolls with you at the top of the page? Was that also difficult to notice because it was too dark?

                                          -FCC New Media

                                        • Add a Fade Fffect to the Social Media Icons

                                          Add a fade effect instead of a direct hover effect to these icons. It would provide a smoother layout and experience.

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