Top 3 dumbest IT suggestions

  • 26 August 2014
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1. Back your data up to USB drives and take them home with you.
2. Just download some free antivirus software. It’s all the same anyway.
3. Hosted systems aren’t reliable, so keep your e-mail in house.
What are some of the dumbest ones you've heard?

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Those are some pretty big toppers. Others include:
Don't move to Windows 8.1, as Windows 7 is far more stable. 
Sure, we can get that [insert legacy software here] to work on the newest equipment/OS. 
Don't run updates, as they will break stuff. 
Just a few I've heard.