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If You Work In IT, Tell Us The Most Ridiculous Thing You’ve Had To Explain To Someone

Just try turning it off and on again.

Technology has truly taken us to the next level, but for some people, it's been a bit of a learning curve. So I want to know from folks who work in IT or tech: What's the wildest thing you've had to explain to someone?

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Maybe you had to tell someone that magnets are great for decorating many things, but their computer isn't one of them.

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Maybe just stick with stickers?

Maybe you had to explain to someone that deleting an internet browser off of their computer doesn't mean they deleted the entire internet.

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Or perhaps you even had to show someone that their phone or laptop isn't broken — it just needs to be charged.

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Let us know the truly ridiculous things you've ever had to explain to someone while working in tech in the comments below.

The best responses will be featured in an upcoming BuzzFeed Community post!