problem exists between keyboard and chair
The AOL user (being a moron, by definition) could not print in landscape mode; the problem was determined to be pebkac.
Problem Exists Between Keyboard And Chair - Computer Troubleshooting error description
Felicia your computer is suffering a PEBKAC error...
Techie acronym: Problem Exists Between Keyboard And Chair. A useful term for demeaning the incompetent competent user without actually saying it to their face.
Techie: This isn't working. I'll have to come over there and fix it in person
Computer user: Really? Why?
It's a PEBKAC issue sir. It's best handled in person.
IT Helpdesk teminology/slang. The acronym stands for:
Problem exists between keyboard and chair
Definition being: The IT problem you are having exists between the chair you are sitting on and the keyboard you are using
Helpdesk Customer: I can't open my document
(Helpdesk operative checks the file and it opens fine)
Helpdesk Operative: Ahhh....I see now, this is caused by P.E.B.K.A.C.
You guys are supposed to stay out of the fires on the Magmadar fight! Quit being PEBKACs!
Problem Exist Between Keyboard And Chair
When a user is at fault for a computer problem. Now it is used to describe stuff.
Pebkac rocket launchers
Pebkac anal lube
often associated with incompetence, and occurs when Ben Huber tries to write a Java program
pebkac thinks he's cool... but he's pretty much a n00b