Techno-Geek or Greek?

Discussion in 'The NAAFI Bar' started by Rocketeer, Jul 21, 2009.

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  1. Glad I'm not the only one...


    http://www.sync-blog.com/sync/2009/07/lol-real-tech-support-calls.html

    I had a problem with the ol'puter and it took two weeks for the techies to figure it out.. I was told that heads were being scratched at the highest levels over my problem.. turned out someone had flipped a switch at some junction point and then forgot to switch it back.. this was discovered after tech support sent folks to my office to go over my connections and I had the same discussion with successive higher level senior/advanced techies all over the globe by phone [ each one of whom sounded younger than the last the higher up the chain I went ]..they were all so immersed in the programming and 'software' angle no one thought to simply check a mechanical issue..

    for the want of a nail...