Tuesday, September 27, 2022
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Horror Stories

Stories that document the ill-fated attempts of IT to fix something, but things go horribly, horribly wrong.

Cougar support, only not nearly as cool as it sounds

Yikes - my worst nightmare... --- I do on-site IT work. Mostly commercial, I also do some residential. This was a residential job. Those are always...

You know it’s going to be a good day when…

...your day starts like this: via:

This…is awkward.

Keep in mind this is not my ticket, simply one I was forwarded and I am sharing it. Notes from a recently closed ticket at...

But, did he get the glasses with it?

I just started a new job doing IT at a university. A faculty member needed a new monitor and my boss quoted him a...

Spiceworks: Return of the cable closet contest!

(CONTEST LINK AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS POST) If you're some sort of weirdo and enjoy pics of nasty network closets or maybe your thing...

Wiring Trouble? – Solved [pic]

Scotch tape, even...WOW. via:

Trial by threat of fire

From the Daily WTF: For a Ramen-fueled college student, a job offer that actually involves doing the work you're in school to learn and has...

Oldie: Best Buy sells fake iPad. “Whoops.”

This is a bit old, but still relevant - this is on the heels of our (near) customer fraud story from the other day...(thanks...

DB_Admin != ‘efficient’

From the Daily WTF: After weeks, months, or even years of setting up and preparing to sell, it’s always exciting to get those few customers....