Dan Gookin

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Dan Gookin

Name: Dan Gookin

Born: Unknown in San Diego, California, USA

Computer-related contributions

  • Author of the first ...For Dummies books including DOS for Dummies and PCs for Dummies.
  • Writing the first Dummies books, he set forth the design to be used in the future Dummies books, incorporating humor and jokes into an easy-to-use format for beginners of any subject.
  • Has authored more than 130 computer books.

Significant publications

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 For Dummies (2012).
  • Android Phones For Dummies (2012).
  • Word 2010 For Dummies (2010).
  • PCs For Dummies, Windows 7 Edition (2009).