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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Edition: 596.
  • Publisher: Cleveland : Dennis Publishing UK, 2021.

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Computeractive is the UK’s best-selling computer magazine and your friendly guide to PCs, gadgets and the web! It includes regular news updates, project ideas, help and advice on popular reader queries, articles on anti-virus software, features on consumer rights, and a whole lot more to help you get the very best out of your computer. Get PC advice in plain English today – get Computeractive! Computeractive From the Editor Windows 10X ‘coming to computers by June’ UNINSTALL SNIPPING TOOL AS ‘SNIP & SKETCH’TAKES OVER Coronavirus dominated Google searches throughout 2020 BT to keep landline-only prices cheap for five more years IN BRIEF Use your eyes to ‘speak’ phrases with new Google app Right-click for search results in Edge’s sidebar Windows updates to come earlier in ‘Experience Packs’ Stream less TV to save the Earth, scientists say Should Netflix and Amazon broadcast news in the UK? • Streaming services might join the BBC as public-service broadcasters Protect your tech • Scams and threats to avoid, plus new security tools Letters • Tell us what’s on your mind Microsoft refunds reader after three months of misery Consumeractive • We stand up for your legal rights Stone me – revamped laptops are great Grow Your FamilyTree • Want to know why your relatives were sent to prison? Nick Peers explains how to… Best Free Software • Will Stapley recommends new programs that won’t cost you anything WHAT SHOULD I DOWNLOAD? • We tell you what software & apps to use Shotcut and Audacity • Will Stapley reveals why sometimes two tools are better than one when he’s editing videos Named & Shamed • Jonathan Parkyn puts the boot into tech villains, jargonspouting companies and software stuffed with junk MicrosoftSurface Laptop Go Apple MacBook Pro 13 (2020) Raspberry Pi 400 OnePlus Nord N10 5G Screen resolution Iiyama ProLite XUB2493HSU-B1 Which ink should I use for my Xerox printer? Creative Outlier Air V2 AfterShokz OpenMove Roku Streambar Modular wireless chargers? On Sale Weds 13 Jan Buy It • Our pick of products that have won the BuyIt award Win 1 of 2 Toshiba P300 6TB hard drives HOW TO… Play music from your PC in your car Take screenshots using Edge’s new Web Capture too Create an automatic photo slideshow on Chromecast Readers’ Tips • Handy hints and tips from your fellow readers BEST NEW APPS Phone and Tablet Tips • Brilliant things to do on your device BEST APPS FOR… MakeWindows Better • Expert tips for every version Make Office Better • Top tips for MS Office & LibreOffice Run a club or society? Here's how your tech can make it easier • Stream a presentation using Chromecast Project Latte • Microsoft wantsAndroid to wake up and smell the coffee SOFTWARE YOU SHOULD NEVER INSTALL • They promise the world, but not all programs have your best interests at heart. From rip-offs to security risks, JonathanParkyn names the tools you need to avoid SUBSCRIBE NOW! Upgrade Your PC’s Graphics Card • A new graphics card will make games run smoother and boost other programs, particularly tools for editing images and videos. Will Stapley reveals how to choose the right card for your computer, and how to install it without problems Your most popular programs of 2020 • Discover which software your fellow readers loved during the past 12 months Problems Solved • Our experts solve all your tech problems Reader Support • Having a problem with our...
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Subject: Tech & Gaming.
Genre: Electronic journals.

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Computeractive.

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