Tuesday, November 12, 2019

From Spiceworks: Zombies + Bacon + IT Pros = a good time

This is a quasi-marketing video made by my friends over at Spiceworks (the IT management software & community I use daily for my real...

Epic Computer Monitor Delivery Fail [Video]

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PKUDTPbDhnA&w=600&h=437]Ouch.

I don’t mean to be nitpicky – wait, yes I do.

We were in the beginning phases of implementing a new version of our EMR system, which required substantial network upgrades to accommodate high-availability (i.e....

Power switch issues

Years ago when I still worked support, I was working for a large insurance company that was helping its agents computerize their field offices. ...

Go Phish

I work on a University Help Desk and you'd think our users would be at least slightly smart.. Below is an email I sent...

Frozen Blackberry…we’ve all had this problem

Watch the following training video to help you troubleshoot your user's Blackberry.  Not like we'll have to for much longer...![youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kAG39jKi0lI]

It happens more than you think

I was working for a technology giant that shall remain nameless, but their black ties should give you a hint.One day an older woman...

You know these people.

I work in a school. So I get a LOT of stupid questions, from staff and students. Just recently I've put up the classic...

Oh “any key,” when will you stop being the butt of geek jokes?

Sitting at my desk in the ISP help desk cube farm, I didn't have a lot of time to reflect on my day. We...

The IT Crowd: Vista Is Death

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