Wednesday, September 30, 2020
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Horror Stories

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

It Helps To Know What You’re Talking About… [story]

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From clientsfromhell.net: I was rendering still images for a publicity company and was working with a representative from the company to help (hah!) facilitate communication. ME: Okay, I...

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...

Well, That’s A Dirty PC… [video]

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...of course, everyone will invariably respond with "You haven't seen anything yet," or "What - you've never worked in a warehouse that makes x,"...

Cable Management Is An Art Form [pic]

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

Yes, that’s a mouse nest.

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

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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] 

I Think He Wants A New Mouse [video]

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Wow. I have to hand it to the call center guy...[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ENi2oTCAm8]

“I Guess I Didn’t Need Your Fancy Tech Support After All” [story]

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From our friends at clientsfromhell.net:FANCY TECH SUPPORT Over the phone:Client: “I’ve put the DVD in my computer but it won’t recognize it in Windows Media...