A test card, also known as a test pattern or start-up/closedown test, is a television test signal, typically broadcast at times when the transmitter is active but no program is being broadcast (often at sign-on and sign-off). Used since the earliest TV broadcasts, test cards were originally physical ... 1 Technical details; 2 History; 3 Monoscope; 4 Test patterns for photocopiers ...


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Aug 28, 2016 ... For most of television's history, test cards were a staple of TV programming around the world. Even in the US, some local networks used them ...


Test Cards were designed to calibrate the fidelity of an image at both the television camera and receiver ends of the transmission process. Appearing first as a ...

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