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.

Alcohol, your worst IT-buddy.

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It was 0 score and 12 years ago, Went in to work (was asked to do a few bits on a Saturday as no...

Finally Upgraded To A Solid State Drive [pic]

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It's smoking fast!via:

Warranty Repair

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Seems legit.via:

“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...

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

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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...

Lessons in IT: When IT pros go bad

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#1: Tell someone else who knows what they're doing before you fire someone who can damage the company.A former job, right before I was...

Merry Christmas from Amazon.com

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That's a Geforce GTX 570 right there, which at the time of this writing, retails for around $340.00 on Amazon.This was purchased via Amazon,...

I think you arrived at the proper conclusion.

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While working as a field service tech (think Geek Squad, except a small private company,) I had a customer who would call in every...

Surely your outage has nothing to do with you unplugging equipment you don’t understand…

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First off I will say that I work for a very large retail corporation who makes billions annually and has a very large IT...

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...