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11 Reasons Why Your IT Tech Might Just Despise You [info]

Don't get me wrong.  I like to help folks out - but its the users that don't really think before they call us that get me.  Somewhat on the heels of "10 things your IT guy wants you to know," I present to you...

Personal Printer Justification [pic]

I need to start naming my user's printers this... via:

Son, I Think I Broke The Computer [story]

My poor dad is as computer illiterate as a 50-year old Mexican immigrant can get. Growing up poor in Mexico, he didn't have access to much technology. When I started college I bought a PC and he was amazed at what we could do...

This Should Be Enabled. Or Disabled. I Think. [pic]

via:   Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"; mso-ascii-font-family:Calibri; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"; mso-bidi-theme-font:minor-bidi;}

Unable To View Desktop Contents [pic]

surely when a call comes in that says " i cant see my desktop contents " you would think that desktop icons have been hidden ? in this case clearly not.  

Wayback Wednesday: Back to the Future [pic]

We are a medical group and we send out patient survey requests via email...this was an actual response we got from one of the patients: The icing on the cake here: the email was sent at 1:34am -WHO IS CHECKING WEBTV AT 1:34AM.

Found The Guy That Works On Internet Explorer! [video]

This came to us via email submission. Claudio J. CHIABAI has a sharp eye for spotting crappy code! ______________________________________________________________________ [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4tZQtU8QiiY?rel=0]  

If It Don’t Fit… [pic]

Like the wife always says. If it don't fit, don't force it!  

There, Its Installed: The Sound Card

I really don't think the circle is necessary... via:

IT Achievements unlocked! [IT Fun!]

With extra special thanks to EvilRouters for permission to re-publish these. If you've ever played any games via the Steam network, you know what these are.  As we go throughout the struggles of banal, the frustrating, the mind-numbing and inane every day...sometimes we feel like...
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