Saturday, July 4, 2020
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I can't do my job because of this

When things get too far, the tech assigned to the case just can’t do anything more to prevent the downward spiral of the user.

A bridge too far

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Republished with permission from The Daily WTF:“We’ve invested quite a bit of money in our new network,” the bureaucrat said. His desk was tiny...

Dear Vista, die in a fire.

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This is stupid part of IT side work where the customer only has a Vista OEM install disc.  I suppose I could should will...

iAgree

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Well said.via:

“You’re the computer guy. Isn’t this stuff what they’re paying you for?”

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We have a new manager who insists on everything being done her way. And only her way.Without going into too much detail.....we use a particular piece of software...

Security-minded

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Hey there; Long-time reader, first-time submitter. About 4 years of helpdesk experience while doing secondary and now tertiary studies.I work at a small ISP...

Oh, well, that makes perfect sense.

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Currently I work a second job doing phone support for a large company whose majority of users are home based and use VPN. A...

The holy trinity of electricity – the positive, the negative and the ground, amen.

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(I'm still flabberghasted I took this call.  It starts out pretty normally, but ends in a complete loss for word)Caller: "I have two monitors...

This Is Not How Backups Work [story]

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We finished a 30+ page site for a client only to receive a phone call from a very upset client.Client: Help! The new website is...

Denying your drinking problem in the 21st century

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Quick preface: not my story, but overheard it in an Apple store waiting for my sister to have her iPhone fixed.A French woman (we...