Chris in IT called yesterday.
From another state. With an accent from a foreign country. Weird, I thought IT was just down the hall…
Anyway, he called to tell me that my computer had a virus and it wasn’t operating at it’s best capability.
I told him I didn’t know that my typewriter could get a virus but was wondering if that is why the “B” key was sticking so badly. I let him know that it would just write an upper case “B” all the way across the page and sometimes I had to take the paper out before it would start the next line.
He said that my typewriter could get a virus…and then hung up. He hung up! That isn’t very good IT service.
Do people really fall for this crap? I supposed people probably do since we keep hearing about it.
Well, Chris from IT, see if you can figure out how to hack my typewriter.
How do you like to mess with these fraud calls or telemarketers? What’s your favorite tactic?