We have been working hard to achieve a version of the magazine
suitable for downloading. We are very aware from correspondence that
some people in places like America and Australia would like to get
the magazine, but postal costs to these locations have made it quite
expensive to subscribe.
DTB have now been able to generate a special download edition
optimised for viewing on a computer screen and also printing out for
personal use. Despite the careful compression criteria it's still a
fairly large file - around 30MB - so you will need to be on (or have
access to) broadband to download it (or the patience of a saint).
It has been generated in PDF (portable document file) format which
can be opened on a computer and read using Acrobat V4.0 (or higher)
software. Acrobat reader software is industry standard, free for Mac
or PC and up to date versions can be downloaded from the Adobe web site.
You will then be able to view the magazine page by page on your
Depending on your screen size and resolution, you can
enlarge it to a size which is easy to read - around 200% works best.
The file is unlocked so you will be able to print it. Best results
will be obtained for the black and white pages by using a laser
printer or if using a colour inkjet printer by selecting the black