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Submissions from our fearless field technicians distributed throughout the world. We are here for you.

We Found The Jam! [pic]

Oh, the USB port you broke off is what's jammed in it!

AT&T: What the hell?

This is a long one, but it delivers... - Rob---Thank you for your patience! An AT&T customer service representative will be with you shortly.You are now chatting with 'Nina'.Nina: Hello.  Thank you for chatting with AT&T today.  I understand your U-verse account is locked....

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...

Password Complexity Challange [pic]

I wanted to setup a password on a computer's BIOS, that the error message i got ...I guess the BIOS wanted the best of me !!By: Mathieu Rousseaux

Garbage Pail Peripherals: Cannot Be Unseen… [pic]

Nothing can prepare you for the horror...what the heck is that?!  Ear-wax?!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...

Pro Gaming Accessory [pic]

One of our awesome readers brought this to our attention.via

34 Thing Your IT Guy Wants You to Know [info]

If you are fresh to the concept of technical support from an organized IT staff, here's a few tips to help you along the way as you will eventually require help from us.1.When you call us to have your computer moved, be sure to...

Personal Printer Justification [pic]

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

“WHICH ONE IS THE CD PLAYER?!” [story]

I had a printer rep in trying to figure out why his printer would not print PDF's correctly.  He was a smug little guy who acted like he knew everything.  In any case, one of the things we did required a CD to get...