Tuesday, September 27, 2022
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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.

I’ll Just Check The Log Files…Dammit [pic]

Well, that's going to be real helpful.

I’d like to reformat this guy into someone with more brain cells

In all my years in IT I've never found a way to reformat a drive from one hardware vendor into another. via:

USERS: You Don’t Have To Enter Every Web Address Into Google.

That's what the address bar is for. via:

This Just Happened [comic]

Not kidding, this really happened. Even had to walk her through this process while sitting next to her. FML.

People Are Jerks, Wally [pic]

There is also a cost for ignorance. $50 in this case. via:

Internet Printing! [story]

I literally just stumbled upon this today: I was performing a search for a particular error code that appeared on my HP p3010 LaserJet printer. ...

What’s My Username? [from the field]

You can normally gauge length of employment with statements like this. From Clientfromhell.net: Client: “What’s my username?” Me: “It’s your first name, a space and then your...

You’re Laptop Overheats? I Wonder Why…[pic]

Fan wouldn't turn at all. I know, I know, crappy picture.

You’re Trying To Do What? [story]

You just can't make things like this up. A user came by my desk yesterday and said she was having issues putting a file into...