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Dan Gookin

Full Name: Dan Gookin
Number of Works: 131
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ISBN: 0764503618, 9780764503610
Keywords: dummies, dos
Pages: 384
Published: 1991
  • Rating: 80%

"This is the best book ever written for a beginner." Chicago TribuneRun DOS applications on your Windows PCYour first aid kit for dealing with DOSThe fun and easy way to access legacy files and applications Before Windows, there was DOS. And with just a few mouse clicks, any Windows PC can revert to the original "Disk Operating System" from Microsoft. This friendly guide — the first-ever For Dummies<SUP>® title — shows you how to work with DOS to resurrect all those old files, applications, and games.Discover how to: Operate your PC in the DOS mode
ISBN: 0470137282, 9780470137284
Keywords: dummies, pcs
Pages: 408
Published: 1992
  • Rating: 60%

The Barnes & Noble ReviewGot a new PC this fall? Getting one for the holidays? Or maybe your great aunt is finally joining the digital revolution? We've got the accessory that really ought to come standard: PCs for Dummies, Eighth Edition. Dan Gookin invented the For Dummies series, and over a decade later, there's still nobody you'd rather learn PCs from. Of course, there's plenty of new technology to cover in this edition (which is one reason this might be just the right book even if you've been a casual PC user for years already). Gookin has added about 80 entirely new pages: new covera
ISBN: 0764570684, 9780764570681
Keywords: dummies
Pages: 408
Published: 2004
  • Rating: 100%

while (dead_horse) beat (): If you’re like most people, the above seems like nonsense. Actually, it’s computer sense—C programming. After digesting C For Dummies, 2<sup>nd Edition, you’ll understand it. C programs are fast, concise and versatile. They let you boss your computer around for a change. So turn on your computer, get a free compiler and editor (the book tells you where), pull up a chair, and get going. You won’t have to go far (page 13) to find your first program example. You’ll do short, totally manageable, hands-on exercises to help
ISBN: 0764539825, 9780764539824
Keywords: dummies, word
Pages: 432
Published: 2003
  • Rating: 80%

Want to write great looking documents but can’t seem to get a handle on paragraph structuring? Unfamiliar with some of the buttons and functions on your menu bar? Need to add page numbers for a paper but can’t find the controls? Word 2003 For Dummies will show you the quick and easy way to navigate through the trickiness of Microsoft Word. This book will be your comprehensive guide to using this word processor like a pro. Word 2003 For Dummies shows you all the essentials of building, reviewing, and adding cool new features to Word documents. No wonder the previous editions sold
ISBN: 0470054328, 9780470054321
Keywords: dummies, laptops
Pages: 384
Published: 2005
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 0782140769, 9780782140767
Keywords: windows, naked, gookin, dan
Pages: 464
Published: 2002
  • Rating: 80%

At Last! A Book for Intermediate Users! Do you find Windows XP frustrating? You're not alone. Best-selling author Dan Gookin lays bare the best (and worst) of Windows XP in this book for users who want to work faster, easier, and smarter. If you want real help dealing with Windows XP's imperfections, take a deep breath and let Dan be your guide. Using easy-to-follow instructions, Dan reveals alternative (and better) ways of completing particular tasks, shows you how to use powerful productivity-increasing commands, and teaches you how to configure Windows to suit your needs. You'll also lea
ISBN: 0764507222, 9780764507229
Keywords: reference, quick, dummies
Pages: 220
Published: 2000
  • Rating: 80%