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26 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From $1.19 per issue Computer active is the UK's best-selling fortnightly computer magazine and your friendly guide to PCs, gadgets and the web! Plus there are regular news updates, project ideas, help and advice on popular reader queries, articles on anti-virus software, broadband and how to protect your own data, features on consumer rights, and a whole lot more to help you get the very best out of your computer. Computer active is a resourceful and helpful aid to using your PC and can help save you money too!

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Computer active is the UK's best-selling fortnightly computer magazine and your friendly guide to PCs, gadgets and the web! Plus there are regular news updates, project ideas, help and advice on popular reader queries, articles on anti-virus software, broadband and how to protect your own data, features on consumer rights, and a whole lot more to help you get the very best out of your computer. Computer active is a resourceful and helpful aid to using your PC and can help save you money too!
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Computer Active

Good articles, usually in plain English. Reviewed Wednesday, February 12, 2020

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Full of all those interested in computer technology Reviewed Monday, July 15, 2019

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This is without doubt the best general computing mag on the market, packed full of reviews and info for computer users, and easy to read for the non tech savvy. Reviewed Monday, October 1, 2018

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