Monday, January 22, 2018

My Computer Is Not Working [pic]

A restart once every 15 days or so really can make a difference. Incidentally, it worked after she rebooted. Huh, weird.  

It’s that new PowerPoint Virus.

I just got a frantic tech support call from the bosses wife. She said she opened an email attachment and now she can't close it. She's rebooted the computer twice and it's still there. Immediately i thought it was an virus infected email attachment so...

I’m here to install your drop box.

I could see this happening at our office. I work in an I.T. department that shares a helpdesk engine with several other departments and among them is our facilities maintenance that was accidentally chosen when a request came in to install Dropbox. Apparently the ticket...

One button, two button, left button, right button

Clearly she's never used a PC prior to purchasing this mouse. Buttons on a mouse tend to like decidedly like buttons... So today I had a woman come in to my store looking for a mouse for her IMac. We don't sell Apple mice, so she was...

People love to troll Internet Explorer

Yep, another Internet Explorer joke. Can't.Get.Enough. via:

Great example of a Ninja Server.

What server? Oh, you mean the one hiding in the ceiling? Na, ever seen it. Maybe it's a hipster server...hard to say. via:

Slow Cox

I hate it when my Cox is slow too. Oh, by the way the Starter Package is only 1mbps service. You'll have to pay for a bigger Cox...I mean faster Cox. Maybe ask someone that is more experienced with Cox. Yes, I went there. Immature, I know.

Do you really need three?

I get wanting to keep your traffic segregated but three home routers seems a little overkill, especially if you can't even manage it on your own. Get a good switch  and learn about VLANs. via: