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Computer Active Magazine 503 Back Issue

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Computeractive magazine is the UK’s best selling computer magazine, featuring practical advice, how-to guides and top-tips to help you get the most from your computer.

The fortnightly magazine is written in jargon-free plain English to ensure it’s as clear and simple for all abilities, ultimately helping to demystify the world of computers and technology. Get regular updates on broadband and anti-virus software, as well as the all-important how-to protect your own data. Computeractive also features product reviews to help you buy the best for your budget, as well as Q&As on popular reader queries to provide solutions to what may be confusing computer issues.

Computeractive is your friendly guide to PCs, gadgets and the internet - helping to make computing easy. Want to get the most out of your computer? Try a digital subscription today. 

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Computer Active  |  503  

Ransomware is out to get you. You knew that already, and we expect you are better prepared than the NHS was when WannaCry struck three weeks ago. But the global attack has only just begun, and ransomware hackers are boasting that they’ve got your Windows 10 PC in their sights next. In this special feature we’ll examine what actually happened, why so many PCs fell victim and why the next big ransomware outbreak will be far more dangerous than WannaCry. Then we’ll reveal how you can protect yourself without ever paying a penny to hackers.

Computeractive magazine is a fortnightly publication whose mission is to guide anyone, regardless of age or technical experience, around a computer and help them get the most out of their PC with jargon-free advice.

First published in February 1998 by VNU Business Publications, Computeractive has since been sold and is now owned by Dennis Publishing. Based on the UK’s Audit Bureau of Circulation it has been confirmed that Computeractive is the UK’s best-selling computer magazine.

Many how-to articles can make you feel more confused than when you started. Computeractive aims to simplify the sometimes confusing and tricky world of technology and give you easy-to-follow instructions in plain English to help be your solution.

Find tips and advice for all of your devices whether it’s on your desktop computer, iPad or Android. Computeractive can also help no matter what version of Windows you’re currently using and give advice on when and how to update. 

Check out what you’ll receive when you try a digital subscription to Computeractive magazine:

  • A step-by-step guide on how to complete tasks on your computer
  • Q&As from other’s trying to get more out of their PC
  • Independent product reviews to help you make the right choices
  • PC project ideas to help you take your technical knowledge up a notch
  • Jargon-free plain English computer advice
  • News and expert analysis
  • Top picks: The best free downloads and software 


You'll receive 26 issues during a 1 year Computer Active magazine subscription.

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Computer Active

all good Reviewed jueves, 18 de febrero de 2021

Computer Active

Always a good read with useful tips and info. Reviewed jueves, 10 de diciembre de 2020

Computer Active

Good articles, usually in plain English. Reviewed miércoles, 12 de febrero de 2020


Great for all UK fans Reviewed jueves, 18 de julio de 2019

Very interesting reading

Full of all those interested in computer technology Reviewed lunes, 15 de julio de 2019

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