If you think you've been asked some bizarre questions at work, read on... Your IT department might win this one.
category "the strangest or most unusual requests ever received":
you come over and plug this cord in for me?"
do I remove a sesame seed from a keyboard?"
do I pirate software?"
I turn on the coffee pot with my computer?"
do I clean cat hair out of my computer fan?"
dropped my phone in the toilet. What should I do?"
category "lending a hand well outside one's job description":
you recommend a good dry cleaner?"
can't find my packages online. Can you help me?"
you help me repair a washing machine?"
need you to fix the microwave in the lunchroom."
you help me fix my toilet?"
can I find a video of Elvis Pressley online?"
you help me fix my chair?"
car's cup holder is broken. Can you help me fix it?"
you help us get money out of the vending machine?"
And lastly, from
the category of "Computer 101 questions":
you show me how to use the mouse?"
do I send an email?"
do I start the Internet?"
computer won't turn on or off." (The computer wasn't plugged in.)
do I click on different files?"
like to download the entire Internet so I can take it with me."
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