Tech Support People Are Sharing The Worst Cases They’ve Seen While On The Job (105 New Pics)

You don’t need to be a computer person to know that exposed wires are trouble. Or that driving a bolt through a screen might cause it to go black. But to some people, technology is so foreign that even these concepts are hard to grasp.

So when they inevitably damage their software and hardware, someone needs to show up and fix the problems… As well as take a picture and post it on the subreddit ‘Tech Support Gore‘ to remind everyone that IT literacy matters.

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Continue scrolling to check out the sub’s latest posts and for the older carnage that appeared on it, fire up our previous publications on this funny online community here, here, and here.

#1 They Said “My PC Shut Off Suddenly And Won’t Turn Back On”

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#2 Wondering The Story Behind This

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#3 I’m A Computer Noob But I Open My Laptop To Look For Tracking Devices

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#4 So Mac Doesnt Support Windows But Atleast It Supports Doors

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#5 Travelled 1000km To Fix 5 Brand New Desktops Which Are Slow For Strange Reasons. Strange Reasons:

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#6 I Drove Over An Hour For This

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#7 My Boss Placing A Deada*s Pot Of Ice Twice A Day On The Transformer (If That’s What It’s Called) Cus It Keeps Overheating And The Entire Pos & Internet Server Goes Down

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#8 Anybody Up For Char Broiled GPU?

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#9 Someone Knows Where Can I Get That Router Skin ?

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#10 My Cousin Cleaned The Laptop While I Was Away For A Bit, I Come Back To This

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#11 I Present The: “Hey Guys, Dropped My Phone, Can Ifixit??”

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#12 PC Has Been Up Against My Desk For A While. That Won’t Be Continuing

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#13 Ladies And Gentlemen: The US Government

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#14 Dj Electrocutioner

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#15 “On A Scale Of One To Ten How Recoverable Is The Data On This Disk?”

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#16 My Mom Said That It Once Shocked Her When She Plugged It In

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#17 How Much For A Repair?

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#18 Got A New Stand For My iPad I Love It

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#19 Someone Sent It This After They Got Fired

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#20 Why Won’t My Call Go Through?

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#21 I.t. Knows

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#22 God Sucked A*s At Cable Management

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#23 Not Oc But This Hurt Me Enough To Hurt You Too

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#24 Hes Tiled His Desktop. Creative

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#25 I Tried Setting My Alarm For Tomorrow… I May Need A New Clock

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#26 Which Ev Charger Would You Like Installed? “Yes”

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#27 Not My Image But Oh Dear

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#28 Mercury Thermal Paste

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#29 When The Users Push Their Tower PC As Far Back Against The Desk Privacy Board As It Will Go

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#30 It Security Is Job Number One

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#31 My Grandma’s TV After The Housecleaners Cleaned Her TV With A Mystery Liquid (Gone Wrong)

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#32 A PSU That Hasn’t Been Clean For At Least 25 Years

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#33 Now Thatsa Spicya Apple – Full Airbag Deployment

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#34 Brand New Laptop Off The Truck

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#35 My Laptop Isn’t Working

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#36 Does This Count? “Beat Up Like Crazy” Core 2 Duo On Ebay

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#37 Just Realised I Haven’t Had To Do This For Years

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#38 The Contractor Built The Endpoint On The Wrong Side Of The Wall

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#39 Studs, Who Needs Studs

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#40 On A Fishing Boat Where Everyone Stands Around Soaked In Salt Water ?

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#41 Flood-Damaged UPS Main Board

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#42 Be Careful When Unplugging The Laptop, The Stores Security System Might Go Out With It :,)

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#43 This Cpu On Display In A Children’s Museum

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#44 I Was Trying To Create A Partition Of 1 Tb

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#45 Customer: “Can You Back Up My Data Onto This? It Was A Good Deal At 40 Bucks!”

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#46 No, Just No

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#47 Spicy MacBook Pillows

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#48 What Does The Word “Fragile” Mean?

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#49 Fiber Switch

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#50 Mouse I Am Currently Using At Work… Delivery Guy Better Get Here Quick

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#51 Speed Holes! They Make The Switch Go Faster!

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#52 I Saw Your Nicotine PC And I Raise You This

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#53 When Your Pet Rat Escapes With The Intention Of Burning Down The House (Little F**ker Was Completely Fine)

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#54 Burned Cigarette Marks On A Ps4 Brought In For Repair. Device Was Filled With Dead Roaches

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#55 Sorry For The Social Media Screenshot, But I Couldn’t Not Repost This. Yes, I Had To Censor His Card Number

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#56 This Came Over My Works Group Chat This Morning

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#57 The Rear Side Of Linus’s Main Server Rack

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#58 Spent 10 Hours Looking For The Cause Of Our Network Storm And

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#59 Snap

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#60 Best Way To Measure This Cell’s Dimensions?

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#61 Colleague Got This Today

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#62 I See Your Band-Aid Fix, And I Present My Own, Bent-Paperclip-Bit-Around-Screw Fix

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#63 Our Freenas Server Sometimes Becomes Unavailable. Could You Check What Is Wrong With It?

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#64 Visiting My Mother For The First Time In A While. ‘Oh, I Have A Computer Problem You Could Maybe Help Me With’ She Has Been Using It Like This For Months, Including Flying With It

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#65 Don’t Store Your Rfid Access Card In Your Phone Case If You Use Wireless Charging

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#66 I Don’t Know Why But My Computer Is Shutting Down After 5 Minutes

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#67 I Don’t Think I Can Salvage This One

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#68 Ignoring The Filthy Keyboard, This Thinkpad’s Trackpad Was Cracked By Sheer Finger Pressure

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#69 Fires Are Cool Too

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#70 My 3070 Ti Wouldn’t Fit, So I Made Some Room. This Is Fine?

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#71 Found On Aliexpress

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#72 So, How Much Thermal Paste Should I Use?

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#73 M.2 Ssd Screws Are Over-Rated

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#74 Braided Cables

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#75 Time To Hang Up The Wreath

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#76 Well, F**k. Hopefully It’s Just A Bypass Cap That’s Not Actually Needed

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#77 Reached To Unplug This Power Supply And Got A Good Jolt. Old Prongs Sticking Out Of This Live Extension Cord In A Drop Ceiling At A Bowling Alley I Was Working At

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#78 My Co-Worker Sometimes Misses A Screw

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#79 We Had A Company Come Today To Valuate Our Old Fleet Of Macbooks. I Had Them Neatly Stacked Vertically Along The Shelf…. They Decided They Want To Play Expensive Jenga

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#80 Employee: Hey The Cooling Fan Died, I Can Salvage One From A Dead Computer In The Back. Management: Nah, I’ve Got A Way Better Idea

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#81 Yep, That Is Honey

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#82 I’m Guessing This Will Work

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#83 Rip 2020-2022

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#84 I Thought You Guys Would Enjoy This

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#85 Your Posts Reminded Me Of This At My Job

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#86 Gives Meaning To “The Networks’ Gone To S**t!”

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#87 I’m Really Happy With This Hinge Repair. (Not Gonna Spend $100 For A Replacement Lid)

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#88 Get What You Pay For?

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#89 “It Definitely Didn’t Get Wet”

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#90 My Ssd Failed To Boot… First Time I’ve Seen This Error Lol

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#91 Oh My. Customer Claimed It Was Used In A Cattle Feedlot. Wont Boot And Stinks Like Really Bad. Wish Me Luck ?

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#92 Would You Believe I Work In A Place With All The Knowledge And Tools To Make This Connection The Correct Way?

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#93 Did A Battery Replacement For An UPS, We Recommend To Do So Every 3 Years, This Is 5 Years Later

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#94 A Lonely Forgotten Amd Gpu At Work

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#95 Needs A Small Amount Of Cleaning

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#96 Costumer: “No I Don’t Want To Pay For You To Build My PC. I’ll Do It Myself”

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#97 The Pink Screen Of Death (Chip On LCD Board Is Broken)

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#98 Holy Broodmother

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#99 My Worplace Dead Battery Storage

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#100 Great Cable Management At A Sports Bar

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#101 Found Your Connection Issue

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#102 Ethernet Abuse

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#103 User States The Device “Pops And Smokes A Little”

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#104 This Is Why My Company Doesn’t Buy From This Vendor Anymore

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#105 I’ve Seen Worn Out/Broken LCD’s, But Never Like This

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