Lucy Hattersley

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Lucy is a former Editor of Macworld and an Apple specialist, publishing books on everything from the Mac operating system to the iPad and iPhone.

Articles by Lucy Hattersley

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How to set up Family Sharing on iPad, iPhone & Mac

We show how to set up Family Sharing on iPad, iPhone or Mac and share apps, music, films and location data with family and friends

We show how to set up Family Sharing on iPad, iPhone or Mac and share apps, music, films and location data with family and friends

05 Aug 19

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How to delete an Instagram account

Don't want to be on Instagram any more? Here's how to delete your account permanently, or temporarily if you might want to return

Don't want to be on Instagram any more? Here's how to delete your account permanently, or temporarily if you might want to return

23 Jul 19

How to Charge your iPhone Faster

How to fast-charge an iPhone

Is it really possible to fast-charge an iPhone? Yes! These tips show how to recharge the phone battery more quickly

Is it really possible to fast-charge an iPhone? Yes! These tips show how to recharge the phone battery more quickly

22 Jul 19

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How to get music on an iPhone

Our simple tips explain the process of loading music on to an iPhone, as well as how to transfer music from one iPhone to another

Our simple tips explain the process of loading music on to an iPhone, as well as how to transfer music from one iPhone to another

19 Jul 19

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Best note-taking apps for iPad and iPad Pro

iPad is great for note-taking at college or work. Here's our choice of the best handwriting apps

iPad is great for note-taking at college or work. Here's our choice of the best handwriting apps

16 Jul 19

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Which is the best torrent software for Mac?

Looking for great torrent software for Mac? These are the best Mac clients for BitTorrent downloads

Looking for great torrent software for Mac? These are the best Mac clients for BitTorrent downloads

04 Jul 19

 
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How to fix a broken iPhone charger

Don't throw away that broken iPhone, iPad or iPod power adapter - you may be able to fix it instead of buying a new one

Don't throw away that broken iPhone, iPad or iPod power adapter - you may be able to fix it instead of buying a new one

02 Jul 19

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The best messaging apps for iPhone & iPad

iMessage is great, but what happens if your mates use Android? Here are the best alternatives to iMessage for iOS

iMessage is great, but what happens if your mates use Android? Here are the best alternatives to iMessage for iOS

01 Jul 19

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Best torrent software for Mac

Downloading torrent files can be confusing, but these apps make it easy

Downloading torrent files can be confusing, but these apps make it easy

28 Jun 19

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How to fix an iPhone or iPad that won't download emails

Sometimes Mail on an iPhone or iPad refuses to download a message, saying 'This message has not been downloaded from the server'. Get your Mail back with our fix

Sometimes Mail on an iPhone or iPad refuses to download a message, saying 'This message has not been downloaded from the server'. Get your Mail back with our fix

18 Jun 19

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How to jailbreak an Apple TV

It’s easy to jailbreak an old Apple TV, and a jailbroken Apple TV can run Kodi, ATV Flash and a stack of neat apps. Here’s how…

It’s easy to jailbreak an old Apple TV, and a jailbroken Apple TV can run Kodi, ATV Flash and a stack of neat apps. Here’s how…

14 Jun 19

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What to do if Safari keeps crashing

How to fix Safari crashes on Mac and iOS, find out what's causing Safari to close

How to fix Safari crashes on Mac and iOS, find out what's causing Safari to close

12 Jun 19

 
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What to do if your Mac won't shut down

Need to turn off your Mac but it’s not responding? Find out what to do here...

Need to turn off your Mac but it’s not responding? Find out what to do here...

12 Jun 19

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How to clean an iPhone, iPad, Mac or Apple Watch screen (safely)

Let's clean that screen. Get your Apple device - whether iPhone, iPad, Mac or Apple Watch - to sparkle and shine like it's fresh out of the box

Let's clean that screen. Get your Apple device - whether iPhone, iPad, Mac or Apple Watch - to sparkle and shine like it's fresh out of the box

29 May 19

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How to play a DVD on Mac

Think your Mac can't play DVD movies? Think again. We explain how to connect an external drive, or access a DVD using Remote Disc

Think your Mac can't play DVD movies? Think again. We explain how to connect an external drive, or access a DVD using Remote Disc

20 May 19

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