Monday, August 26, 2019

You should know better

Stories about people who really have no clue…but really should. The simplest of tasks confuse them. If they do get something right, they do not hesitate to congratulate themselves about how much of a genius they are.

Oh, hare’s your problem…

I'm two days out of college, working tech support for an ISP (a lot of funny times) I get a frantic call from a panicked woman."The Internet is broken, fix it!"So we go through all the basic steps, I can query her modem and...

I thought MAC fanboys were smarter than this…

I thought MAC fanboys were smarter than this...via

Don’t try this at home

There should be a service that determines you level of intelligence when purchasing a computer. That score will determine if you're allowed to buy a computer.  I know all you trolls will say "you can get a motherboard for server" but look at the CONTEXT....

Ever hear of Drivers?

Hope you can find the drivers...but you won't.

Try Amazon? [pic]

Even criminals like a good deal. You can buy just about anything else online so why not try. Via 

Portable Internet

Need the internet in your pocket? Me too.Via

Red Dead Battery Redemption

Hi all! Long time reader, first time poster.---A user came into our office some while ago complaining that they were unable to use their laptop without the power cable plugged in. Every time they tried, the machine would simply turn off. They had...

Confounding key combo conundrum

I was working in a large agriculture & construction equipment company as a contracted desktop support technician back in '97 or so.  We were installing Windows NT 4.0 on a number of workstations when a new hot-shot technician was hired on and brought out...

Math Skills: Intact [pic]

Found in the TechNet forums...My favorite response:via

We All Know “That One Guy” [story]

If you work in IT you know which guy I'm talking about. He's the one that corners you and asks you all sorts of questions about computers, spews the details of the AWESOME gaming machine he built, boasts about his computers benchmark stats. You...