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 recover a forgotten Mac password

Here's what to do if you've lost or forgotten your Mac password and can't log on, install apps or make System Preferences changes

Here's what to do if you've lost or forgotten your Mac password and can't log on, install apps or make System Preferences changes

30 Jan 19

Dodgy iPad Deals

How to spot a 'Free iPhone' (or 'Free iPad') scam

We all get swamped with offers of free (or absurdly cheap) iPhones and iPads. Here's how to spot the scams

We all get swamped with offers of free (or absurdly cheap) iPhones and iPads. Here's how to spot the scams

12 Sep 18

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How to stop an iPhone from asking to update iOS

Fed up with your iPhone (or iPad) asking you to update to the latest version of iOS? Here's how to stop the nagging

Fed up with your iPhone (or iPad) asking you to update to the latest version of iOS? Here's how to stop the nagging

08 Aug 18

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The best iPad Pro apps

The iPad Pro is a powerful replacement for your laptop, particularly if you get the right apps to help your workflow

The iPad Pro is a powerful replacement for your laptop, particularly if you get the right apps to help your workflow

19 Jul 18

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How to remove an Apple ID from your iPhone

Is your iPhone asking for somebody else's password? Here's how to permanently remove another person's Apple ID from your device

Is your iPhone asking for somebody else's password? Here's how to permanently remove another person's Apple ID from your device

20 Jun 18

 
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How to use private web browsing on Mac

Worried about your internet history being discovered? Keep your online affairs private with this guide to private browsing on Mac

Worried about your internet history being discovered? Keep your online affairs private with this guide to private browsing on Mac

19 Jun 18

AirPrint Printer

How to print wirelessly from iPad & iPhone

Here's how to print wirelessly from an iPad or iPhone to almost any printer, using AirPrint or a third-party app

Here's how to print wirelessly from an iPad or iPhone to almost any printer, using AirPrint or a third-party app

18 May 18

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What is Apple AirPort?

Why did Apple make AirPort devices - and why has it stopped?

Why did Apple make AirPort devices - and why has it stopped?

27 Apr 18

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How to delete your Facebook account

Had enough of Facebook? This feature shows how to completely and quickly delete your entire Facebook account forever

Had enough of Facebook? This feature shows how to completely and quickly delete your entire Facebook account forever

20 Mar 18

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How to write apps with Swift 3

All you need to know about writing apps with Apple's Swift 3 developer language, and why you should you learn to program in Swift

All you need to know about writing apps with Apple's Swift 3 developer language, and why you should you learn to program in Swift

01 Mar 18

 
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How to cut a SIM card & make a nano-SIM for iPhone

Stuck with a big SIM card (or micro-SIM) and need to cut it down to fit an iPhone or iPad? Here's how to make a nano-SIM for free

Stuck with a big SIM card (or micro-SIM) and need to cut it down to fit an iPhone or iPad? Here's how to make a nano-SIM for free

19 Feb 18

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How to put an iPhone in DFU mode

DFU (Device Firmware Update) mode is a great way to repair deep problems with iOS. Here's how to put an iPhone into DFU mode

DFU (Device Firmware Update) mode is a great way to repair deep problems with iOS. Here's how to put an iPhone into DFU mode

28 Nov 17

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Best Apple TV controllers for gaming

What are the best Apple TV controllers for gaming? The best wireless Bluetooth controllers for your Apple TV revealed

What are the best Apple TV controllers for gaming? The best wireless Bluetooth controllers for your Apple TV revealed

20 Nov 17

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