First  Prev  1  2  3  Next  Last
Post Reply How do you react to things that don't work
8501 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
20 / M / California
Offline
Posted 16 days ago , edited 16 days ago
How do you guys react when things don't work as they are intended to?

You take care of it yourself?
Get some one else to fix it?
Or just smash until… ?
or some other crazy thing i can't think of.

Share of some of the instances where you found yourself trying to use something and its not working properly

Recently been having trouble with things all over the place not working and i have no idea how to even react…
Today for instance I've been trying to watch some anime on my day off and I'm just sitting her refreshing a video page because the video won't load!
8525 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
15 / M / Casa Grande, Arizona
Offline
Posted 16 days ago
Plug it in and try again
26329 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
27 / M / Toledo
Offline
Posted 16 days ago
It really depends on a few things. Do I know how to fix it? Do I know someone around me can definitely fix it? How much does it cost or would I lose if I can't get it working again? Sometimes I fix or try to and sometimes I smash. I hardly ever go to someone else though unless it was expensive and I know 100% that they can fix it no problem.
12178 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
22 / M / Los Angeles, CA
Offline
Posted 16 days ago
If its something that needs to be built then I stare at the box image for a while and if that fails then I go for the manual and if that fails too...then I start swearing until I achieve victory.
549 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
F / Litter box
Offline
Posted 16 days ago
I do my research and try my best to fix it. If it doesn't work I just leave it or smash it
3554 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
22 / F
Online
Posted 16 days ago
It depends. Most things I can fix myself if I just look it up online. It's only if I'm having serious computer troubles that I annoy my brother for help. The only thing I got working again by hitting it was my Nintendo.

2159 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
17 / F / Philippines
Offline
Posted 16 days ago
attempt to kill my self hahaha I guess..
43016 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
32 / F / Buried under a pi...
Offline
Posted 16 days ago , edited 16 days ago
It depends on the situation. Usually I try to see if I can fix the problem myself and if I get stuck I go to the manual (if applicable) or ask for help. If that doesn't work--FALCON SMASH!!!!
26329 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
27 / M / Toledo
Offline
Posted 16 days ago

Art-chan wrote:

It depends on the situation. Usually I try to see if I can fix the problem myself and if I get stuck I go to the manual (if applicable) or ask for help. If that doesn't work--FALCON SMASH!!!!


Make sure to curse when you smash. It increases the chance that it will not only survive but somehow work again after it as well. Just make sure your cursing is just as loud as the smashing or it won't work.
15084 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
19 / F / Michigan
Offline
Posted 16 days ago
I usually get upset (depending on what's not working). For the most part, I'm stubborn and always try to fix my problems myself.
42090 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
25 / M / Sydney, Australia
Offline
Posted 16 days ago , edited 16 days ago
In high school, I used to have a computer monitor that... had tons of colours everywhere leaking. and I had to constantly punch it really loudly to make the colours go away. MY mum got so annoyed with it, she went and got it replaced...


Recently, I got a Dell ultrabook that doesn't work properly, like it doesn't go to sleep... the rotation doesn't work... and so many other bugs. Sent an angry email to customer service, "I bought this laptop to have fun, not to learn how to fix it... no wonder people are buying Apple products, your product sucks!".




In summary: I get really pissed off when tech gadgets don't work... because I have no idea how to fix them. and it's complicated.. they keep telling me to update the BIOS... I did that like 10 times and still didn't fix anything, so really pissed me off.
4092 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
37 / M
Offline
Posted 16 days ago
Take a Viagra
691 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
19 / M / The Netherlands
Online
Posted 16 days ago
Poke it with a stick
18408 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
24
Offline
Posted 16 days ago
Take it apart. If it is software mess with it.
3177 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
21 / F / The MOOOON
Offline
Posted 16 days ago , edited 16 days ago

CKD-Anime wrote:

Take a Viagra


haha that's the best one.
First  Prev  1  2  3  Next  Last
You must be logged in to post.