Windows may rule the world of popular computing on PCs around theglobe, but DOS still has a place in the hearts and minds ofcomputer users. Discover why millions of computer users trust Dan Gookin to demystify DOS and communicate the essentials of computing. His clear explanations and. From the Publisher: Discover why millions of computer users trust Dan Gookin to demystify DOS and communicate the essentials of computing. His clear.
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Gookin mixes hisknowledge of computers with a unique, dry sense of humor that keepsyou informed — and awake.
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For Dummies: DOS for Dummies by Dan Gookin (1991, Paperback)
I wish they would’ve kept dzn humor over the years, but varying authors and much more “serious” knowledge of computers doesn’t lend itself to gookin same level of fun. Still, it would’ve been great to have titles like “Windows for Wingnuts”, “Mozilla for Morons” and “Bejeweled for Blockheads! Kenneth Myers rated it it was amazing Apr 02, Here’s a plain-speaking reference guide to all the command-line stuff and nonsense that makes DOS work, whether you’re a native DOS user or are an occasional dabbler who needs hookin operating system to run all those cool games under Windows.
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He considers himself acomputer “guru” whose job it is to remind everyone that computersare not to be taken too seriously. Published June 2nd by For Dummies first published October 1st Thanks for telling us about the problem.
What It Is and Why. About this product Synopsis Windows may rule the world of popular computing on PCs around the globe, but DOS still has a place in the hearts and minds of computer users who vaguely remember what a C prompt looks like.
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Although interesting at first, by the end, I was thinking “why did I ever read this book? Third, it’s always interesting to look back into computer history. Nctejana rated it it was amazing Mar 22, More about Dan Gookin.
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