Android Download Instructions

IMPORTANT: subscriber authentication cannot be complete via a desktop or laptop computer. You will need to be using your android device.

1. Open the Google Play Store App on your device

If it’s not already installed on your android device, download the free Google Play Store App.

Navigate to the ‘Newsstand’ section of the Google Play store. You can either search for the magazine title, e.g. Total Film Magazine.

Or, using your device, select your magazine from the drop down below. This will automatically open the magazine title page in the Google Play app.

* Please note that Practical Photoshop, Photography Week, Paint & Draw, iPad User Magazine and Professional Photography are not available on Android.

2. Authenticate your subscriber details

Once you've found the magazine, tap the blue 'Subscribe' button and select the option ‘For current subscribers’
After selecting the 'For current subscribers' option, you will be asked to enter your email address and password. Please enter your MyFavouriteMagazines account credentials set-up during your purchase. If you have forgotten these, click here

After you have entered your details, tap ‘Continue’. You will be presented with a screen asking you to complete a £0.00 transaction using a valid payment method in order to complete authentication. Follow the instructions onscreen.

Reading the Magazine

Once you have successfully authenticated your subscription, ‘tap’ the blue ‘READ’ button next to the magazine cover to start reading. 

You'll be able to read the magazine on-line, while connected to WI-FI. If you would like to read off-line (without an internet connection), you will need to download the issue to your device. You can do this by 'tapping' the symbol next to the cover image, and selecting 'Download'.  

About Google Wallet

To access the magazine, Google requires you to have an active Google Wallet account. If you do not have one, you will be asked to create one.
There is no additional cost for creating a Google Wallet. You will not incur any additional charges for magazine subscriptions already purchased via You will be asked to complete a £0.00 value transaction in order to validate your subscriber credentials. Please note; any future purchases made directly via Google Play Store, will be charged to your Google Wallet (and preferred Google Wallet payment method).