To download the file, right click on the 'Download' button and select 'Save Target As' from the menu and save the file to your computer. The file can be opened
using Adobe Acrobat Reader. If you do not have AAR you can obtain it free from the Adobe website by clicking on the icon below.
Please read the instructions regarding this file
before downloading and opening it. The file is between 15
and 25mb in size and some dial-up connections may not be able to cope with the
size - a broadband connection is recommended.
are on an 'unlimited broadband service' you should find the file downloads
within a few minutes - at peak times the download may take
The password to open the file is shown below the cover.
You must have downloaded and opened the above test file before
placing an order for a subscription or purchasing back issue copies.
By placing an order you are agreeing to our terms and conditions and understand that once ordered and paid for there are no refunds under any circumstances.
If you have difficulty downloading the test file or opening it
then please DO NOT place an order, as you will be unlikely to be able to
download and view the monthly magazine or back issues and we DO NOT offer refunds.
All subscriber versions of the magazine incorporate copy and print protection, so you will be unable to copy or print the magazine in its
final format. This is to prevent copyright infringement.
Page 3 of the test file
has a 'Confirmation Code' printed on it - this is required as a confirmation
that your download test was successful. The code ensures that you have
successfully downloaded the test file. You cannot place an order by phone or post without this code.
The test file has a 'mask
screen' with the words 'test sample' across each page - this will not appear
on the proper version of the magazine. This test sample is issue 41 (April
2008) and shows the general style and quality of the magazine.
You should have your
Acrobat Reader set to view 'single page' and 'fit to screen'. You can navigate
through the magazine either by using the Acrobat arrows, the left/right arrows
on your keypad (this is the favoured method), or by going to the contents page
and clicking on the page number and title of the page you want to jump to.
Navigation only takes place within the magazine and you will not be asked to
connect to the internet or sent off elsewhere.
All subscriber versions of the magazine incorporate copy and print protection, so you will be unable to
copy or print the magazine in its final format. This is to prevent copyright
If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader you can obtain it free from the Adobe website by clicking on the icon below. Follow the instructions on their site.