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

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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…

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...your day starts like this: via:

This…is awkward.

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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?

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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!

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(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]

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Scotch tape, even...WOW. via:

Trial by threat of fire

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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.”

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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’

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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....