Play Number

I’ve noticed that when I add new songs to one of my categories, they usually don’t get scheduled until a day or two later. Shouldn’t they get scheduled right away? First, it is important to understand the Play Number and its function. The Play Number system is what allows M1 to deliver the most consistent… Continue reading Play Number

I’m not seeing the rotation grid..says “category not included in any clock” or something like that for each category??

This is because you don’t have your Dayformat(s) entered into the Default Dayformat grid. There is a slot for each of the seven days of the week.  Most stations have three Dayformats, one for Weekdays, one for Saturday and one for Sunday.  Some stations have a different Dayformat for every day of the week.  And… Continue reading I’m not seeing the rotation grid..says “category not included in any clock” or something like that for each category??

What’s the “flip” box for?

Flip is used to adjust the rotation of songs in a category that would, by design, create a problem. For example…say you are a Hot CHR station and you have 9 songs in Heavy-Current.  You format 3 Heavies per hour all 24 hours a day.  What would happen with that plan would be that the… Continue reading What’s the “flip” box for?