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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Here’s a plain-speaking reference guide to all the command-line stuff and nonsense that makes DOS work, whether you’re ods native DOS user or are an occasional dabbler who needs the operating system to run all those cool games under Windows. His approach to computers is light and humorous, yet very informative.
DOS in Windows Still, it would’ve been great to have titles like “Windows for Wingnuts”, “Mozilla for Morons” and “Bejeweled for Blockheads! No trivia or quizzes yet.
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The Part of Tens. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. You are currently using the site but have requested a page in the site. Harry Potter Years by J. Even if DOS with all its arcane commands and its drab, boringlook isn’t gookn idea of the best way to get things done on a PC,you’ll goomin plenty of fast and friendly help on hand with the thirdedition of DOS For Dummies.
First, the book makes great use of humor throughout, explaining the quirky nature of computers, including plenty of “Do Not Read” references, and twisting computer terms into other meanings: Pia rated it really liked it Jun 09, Tim Swan rated it really liked it Jun 11, This handy guide has plenty of helpful tips and tricks for bending DOS to your will, without having to dedicate your life and all your free time to mastering this little corner of the PC.
It taught me a lot about just the basics of it though which is good. Other books in the series.
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Return to Book Page. He considers himself a computer “guru” whose job it is to remind everyone that computers are not to be taken too seriously. Discover why millions of computer users trust Dan Gookin to demystify DOS and communicate the essentials of computing.
Kenneth Myers rated it it was amazing Apr 02, But it’s not a joke book, these kinds of things just pop up amongst the most serious “techie” talk, which is a big part of the charm. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
Diagnosing Disinfecting and Getting Help. Eric rated it liked it Apr 22, Life at the DOS Prompt.
DOS for Dummies
This handyguide has plenty of helpful tips and tricks for bending DOS to yourwill, without having to dedicate your life and all your free time to mastering this little corner of the PC. Table of contents Reviews Introduction. The Way Windows Was.
Meet Raj rated it it was amazing Sep 18, Bzilinskas rated it really liked it Jan 22, I am going to learn more of the internet and YouTube for better understandable examples. See details for description of any imperfections.