Monday, August 26, 2019

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.

My drive is making a funny noise.

Is this bad? I mean, can you recover my photos?via:

Outlook Express WTF

Probably still has Netscape Navigator installed too.via:

I tried calling him back…

Guess he left the wrong number. Silly transcription.

I remember days like this.

It happens.via:

Coincidence? Maybe.

I just read an article on about a Microsoft patch issue. Turns out an update to Microsoft's AV products and Internet Explorer flagged as malware.As it turns out, only about a dozen people were affected.Photo Source:

I’d rather be fixing a mail server. Really, I would.

We have one particular user who is pretty high up in our company (ok, the highest) and as such, we are often tasked with supporting the home computer because he needs to get access to work resources often from the house.First-off the family is...

Sitting Near The Printer Sucks [pic]

My office is right near the printer and I can't stand it. I wish this was my idea.via: 

What Did You Do To This Printer [story]

I work for a large restaurant company and I provide tech support the stores and for the corporate offices; this story involves a store.I received a call from the stating that their printer is no longer working. Now they do need a normal office...

Screw the return policy!

I was doing phone computer tech support out of college.  This really nice man calls in from Texas who added a secondary hard drive to his system.  Apparently, it would not mount the volume.  I assumed things like cabling, jumper or an unformatted volume...

AOL was made for her

I worked for AOL providing tech support back when they were just starting to grow (95) . I had a prospective member call in to tell me that she could not get the software to install.I walked her through inserting the disk and then...