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Imagine reading the your local paper online in exactly the same way that you would with the real paper in front of you... Now you can in the form of our e-edition.
E-editions are a terrific new way to keep up with the very latest news and stories that are important to you.
You can read the paper from cover to cover, and see the same great mix of news, sport, pictures and adverts as if you were holding it in your hands.
It even rustles as you turn the page!
Other great features include:
Our e-editions use Adobe Flash Player - while this is already installed on most computers, you might need to update to a newer version.
You can save any page of our e-editions to your computer as an Adobe Acrobat PDF file.
To save the page you are viewing as PDF just click the PDF icon which will appear at the top outside corner of the page when you hover your mouse over the page.
Alternatively if you would like to make a PDF of a collection of pages you can click the Menu button in the bottom middle of the screen.
This will bring up a menu of which one of the options is 'Download a PDF'. All the pages will then load as thumbnails and you can select which ones you want to include in your PDF file by clicking each thumbnail. Once you have selected all the pages just click the 'Download' button at the bottom of the screen.
To print the page you are viewing just click the printer icon which will appear at the top outside corner of the page when you hover your mouse over the page.
Alternatively if you would like to print a collection of pages you can click the Menu button in the bottom middle of the screen. This will bring up a menu of which one of the options is 'Print Pages'. All the pages will then load as thumbnails and you can select which ones you want to print by clicking each thumbnail. Once you have selected all the pages you need just click the 'Print' button at the bottom of the screen.
To search for a specific article, click the search button in the top right hand corner.
A search box will then appear and you can enter your keywords followed by the 'search button'. Keep your search term as simple and broad as possible - for example try a person's surname or a street name.
To jump straight to a specific page of the current e-edition click the black page number button in the middle at the top of the window. A page number box will appear, enter the number you require and press enter on your keyboard.
Sounds can be toggled via the Menu button in the bottom middle of the screen which opens the main menu.
You can now get the Ipswich Star on your iPad or iPhone.
You can find it here: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ipswich-star/id505434700?ls=1&mt=8
Or search for "Ipswich star" in the app store
***FREE to download with 5 days of FREE access – up to 5 editions free***
Lively, loyal, local - that's the Ipswich Star.
From its first edition in February 1885 the Star has put the people of Ipswich first - and still does so every day.
You can now get the Ipswich Star on your iPad or iPhone. You can flip your device and read the newspaper in either orientation or tap the page selector to choose a specific page to fast-navigate to. You can also download and save individual pages or full editions to enjoy offline and when you are on the go.
Your Ipswich Star app features search functionality to find keywords relating to recent content, a zoom function to enable clearer reading of selected articles and social networking integration to keep your friends up to date with all the latest shared news from the paper.
Once the free app has downloaded you have 5 days free to sample the paper and download editions. Once the free trial period has ended you will need to purchase a subscription.
Subscriptions are available with the following options:
1 week - £3.99
1 month - £12.99
The weekly and monthly subscriptions are auto-renewing subscriptions. Prices for the subscriptions are £2.99 for one week and £9.99 for one month. Payment for this subscription will be charged to your iTunes account upon purchase. The subscription will auto-renew within 24 hours of the current subscription expiring. Auto-renewing subscriptions can be managed via Account Settings allowing them to be turned off. No cancellations of the current subscription are allowed during the active subscription period.