After repeatedly attempting to help the user fix a confuser glitch, the IT personnel will give up in frustration and claim the error is an “Id 10 T” error and the user needs to contact Microsoft support.
<tech 2> Yea, this time his monitor screen was all black. I told him it was a Id10T error and he needs a new monitor.
caller:Whats the user?
Helpdesk: Coffee cup holder?
Computer user: Yeah, my new computer has a coffe cup holder. You press a button and a tray comes out to place a coffe cup on.
Helpdesk (on mute and to a coworker): Hey Phil, I have a an ID-10T error on the phone. To computer user: Ma'am, That is not a coffee cup holder, that is your cd-rom.
Computer user: Oh. Are you sure?
The Repair Shop: Sounds like a "I.D.10-T Error", not sure we can repair your computer, but let us have a look.