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.

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...

Asking all the right questions

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Reprinted with permission from our friends at The Daily WTF: Lawrence’s interview started with Mark, the new MIS manager. A recruiter had hooked them up....

Literally The Worst Power Cables [pic]

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These cables are what shipped with some new Samsung computer monitors. These are these are completely useless.

Wiring Trouble? – Solved [pic]

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Scotch tape, even...WOW. via:

Need A New Proc [pic]

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Not good, not good at all. Don't let Hercules remove the heatsink next time.

On The Surface, It Seemed Okay To Use A Hair Dryer [pic]

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...well, on the Surface keyboard, anyway. Spiceworks Community member ianmoore recounts: "User came up and asked if we had a new surface keyboard, turns out he...

User Hardware: Barf Worthy Mouse [pic]

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Reddit and lunch time don't mix. via:

Cable Management Is An Art Form [pic]

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Unfortunately a lot of us are left with crap like this.