IT Management Slideshow: Ten Oddball Requests for CIOs

By Dennis McCafferty  |  Posted 04-15-2012

Purr-fect Mess

"How do I clean cat hair out of my computer fan?"

Purr-fect Mess

Extension of Duties

"Can you come over and plug in this cord for me?"

Extension of Duties

Java Assistance

"Can I turn on the coffee pot with my computer?"

Java Assistance

Ummm ... Don't Flush?

"I dropped my phone in the toilet. What should I do?"

Ummm ... Don't Flush?

Abracadabra!

"I want to download software to change an audio file to video."

Abracadabra!

Arrrrrrrrrg…

"How do I pirate software?"

Arrrrrrrrrg…

Ask Al Gore

"How do I start the Internet?"

Ask Al Gore

No Popcorn for You

"We need you to fix the microwave in the lunchroom."

No Popcorn for You

Ill-Suited Request

"Can you recommend a good dry cleaner?"

Ill-Suited Request

Power Outage

"My computer won't turn on or off." (The computer was unplugged.)

Power Outage