Republished with permission from our friends at The Daily WTF: Companies beyond a certain size all follow the same basic pattern. Where possible, everything gets centralized in the global office- email, web servers, Active Directory, etc. They dictate policy and then leave it to the extremeties to solve their own problems within the corporate boundaries. Al […]
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At a previous job at a university, one of the student assistants in charge of running a computer lab called in and told us that several machines in the lab hadn’t been working for over a month and he didn’t know why. When I went to check them out they were all either unplugged or […]
I work in a network operations center for a small ISP that offers VoIP. Since the place is kind of small, our department also handles a bit of general tech support for internet and phone issues. Most of it is really simple problems and/or really dense people. Today I had a good one: Me: NOC, […]
I just got this email from one of my stores… Customer has been in 3 different times with his laptop and he is not satisfied with the service. We are running his service a 3rd time and he called to make sure we check the system idle process (it is running at 90+) or at […]
Ahhh – “old ladies and IT”… my favorite. — She barged into our room with a snobby “HELLOOO?”. I turn around to see a disgruntled old woman with a disgusted look on her face. “Oh sh…” I notice the sign strapped to her chest that reads “CAN ANYONE FROM IT HELP ME??” and with my […]
I’ve set the start time at 3:15 seconds – that’s where the real satisfaction for me happens… I can’t tell you how many times I’ve wanted to do this.
Anyone here seen more?
So I went to a family gathering today and had myself a standard time chatting and such. While I was talking to one of my cousins (lets call her Kate), I asked if I could see her iPhone so i could check if iMessage was down for just me or if it was an issue […]