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I’m back after a brief computer nightmare

April 23, 2011

Several days ago I had a serious computer problem that forced me to bring my desktop system to the shop for diagnostics. Apparently a chip on one of the boards went bad and this caused a chain reaction resulting in a hole in the fabric of space time. I apologize to everyone for being away and not returning emails promptly. I was accessing Webmail on my wife’s laptop for the past few days and that antiquated machine is as slow as molasses.

Four days and $1,197 dollars later I’m back! Miss me?

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5 Responses to “I’m back after a brief computer nightmare”

  1. Honing Machines on April 27th, 2011 5:22 pm

    I feel for you! It’s a case of been there, done that for me too! Computers are great when they are working properly, but boy when you have issues go wrong it is usually catastrophic and totally unproductive. My hard drive decided it was going to crash on me all of a sudden, and my computer was only 6 months old. It was a massive task in the first place, transferring everything from my old computer to the new one. So long story short, it didn’t cost me any actual dollars since it was covered by warranty, but I had 2 days without any computer, and spent the next 3 loading all my programs back on and the files I had backed up with previous week. So all in all I estimate it cost me $1,000 + in lost productivity.

  2. George P. on April 30th, 2011 2:41 pm

    Welcome back! Sorry to hear about all your computer problems. Now go find me a house. 🙂

  3. Chris O'Connor on May 1st, 2011 12:00 am

    I’m on it George! LOL

  4. free ads online on May 5th, 2011 10:29 am

    Welcome back dear ! I have faced coputer problem as like you on few days back.Now my computer is working properly.I feel sorry to hear your computer problem.thanks for sharing this post with us.

  5. Alex Aguilar on May 5th, 2011 3:13 pm

    Hope the $1,197 was for lost productivity and not what they charged you to fix your computers!

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