Tools for Digital TV Professionals

Mobile TV Viewer ATSC + ATSC-M/H


Key Features

  • support of ATSC and ATSC-M/H
  • use legacy ATSC receiver for watching ATSC-M/H and ATSC simultaneously
  • no specific ATSC-M/H receiver necessary
  • watching up to 3 programs simultaneously
  • EPG display (ATSC)
  • ESG display (ATSC-M/H)
  • display of Closed Captions (ATSC + ATSC-M/H)
  • M-EAS support (Mobile Emergency Alert System)
  • channel scan
» ATSC-M/H «
  • watching of ATSC-M/H TV programs by using of legacy ATSC receiver
  • no special ATSC-M/H RF receiver necessary
    list of supported tuners
  • using a legacy ATSC receiver allows watching ATSC and ATSC-M/H programs simultaneously
  • Note: watching of encrypted TV programs is not supported
» EPG / ESG «
  • get the Electronic Program Guide -EPG – for Digital TV programs
  • get Electronic Service Guide for Mobile DTV programs
  • get additional program info
» Closed Captions «
  • display of Closed Captions for Digital TV and Mobile DTV programs (ATSC and ATSC-M/H)
  • support of CEA-608 and CEA-708 services
» M-EAS – Mobile Emergency Alert System «
  • get the detailed description and appropriate instructions
  • receive additional information which are transmitted as graphic files, video clips or Web-sites
  • history of all Alert, Update and Cancel messages
  • history of all received files

TV Viewer ATSC

[1] Control  [2] ATSC  [3]+[4] ATSC-M/H


EPG/ESG display

TV Viewer ATSC Closed Captions

Closed Captions


M-EAS: watch TV and get Emergency Alerts

TV Viewer ATSC MEAS History

M-EAS: additional Info-File and History display

System Requirements

  • Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1, Windows 10
  • DirectX 9 or higher
  • ATSC receiver with BDA driver

User Manual

  • read the User-Manual for more information


  • The installation process requires administrative privileges.
  • After downloading start the installer on your Laptop or PC and follow the instructions of the setup dialog.


This software is shareware and must be licensed if being used beyond the trial period of 30 days.

Supported Tuner

Note The following table lists some devices which have been explicitely tested in our lab or by users of the software but in general Mobile DTV Viewer can be used with all ATSC RF receivers for which legacy ATSC BDA drivers are available. Most vendors already provide such drivers for their devices.
Device Interface Manufacturer Notes
Hauppauge WinTV 850 USB Hauppauge
Hauppauge WinTV 950 Q USB Hauppauge
Hauppauge WinTV aero-m USB Hauppauge
Elgato EyeTV hybrid USB elgato
SiliconDust HDHomeRun IP SiliconDust
  • in HDHomeRun Setup, select “Other: ATSC/QAM” for disabling the PID filtering
  • the network BDA driver of the HDHomerun needs full IP access, so the firewall must allow ControlATSC.exe full IP permissions
Hauppauge HVR 1600 PCI Hauppauge
PCTV HD Pro 800e USB PCTV Systems
Hauppauge HVR 2250 PCIe Hauppauge
Hauppauge HVR 1975 USB Hauppauge