Power switch issues

The almighty power strip.

Years ago when I still worked support, I was working for a large insurance company that was helping its agents computerize their field offices.  We would receive the computers in house, color code everything for the agents and then have the machines shipped to the agent.  They would hook everything up and power everything through […]

A man before his time…

I was working in the corporate headquarters for a large agriculture/construction equipment company.  The year was 1994, and many users were moving from the green-screen RS-6000 terminals to Windows for Workgroups with TCPIP (yeah.).   I was asked to install a new PC for the guy under the CIO, replacing his terminal. I dropped the desktop […]