[Jokes] Fw: Mouse Balls

Tim Jenkins tim.jenkins at freeuk.com
Tue Sep 25 14:26:08 BST 2001

  NOTE:  I don't know how they wrote this with a straight face.
 Apparently, this was a real memo sent by a computer company to its
in all seriousness.  . . . This memo is from an unnamed computer company.
 went to all field engineers about a computer peripheral problem.  The
 of this memo was quite serious.  The engineers rolled on the floor.

   Mouse Balls

   Mouse balls are now available as FRU (Field Replacement Unit).
   Therefore if a mouse fails to operate or should it perform erratically,
   it may need a ball replacement.  Because of the delicate nature of this
   procedure, replacement of mouse balls should only be attempted by
   trained personnel.

   Before proceeding, determine the type of mouse balls by examining the
   underside of the mouse.  Domestic balls will be larger and harder than
   foreign balls.  Ball removal procedures differ depending upon the
   manufacturer of the mouse.  Foreign balls can be replaced using the
   pop-off method.  Domestic balls are replaced by  using the twist-off

   Mouse balls are not usually static-sensitive.  However, excessive
   handling can result in sudden discharge.  Upon completion of ball
   replacement, the mouse may be used immediately.

   It is recommended that each replacer have a pair of spare balls for
   maintaining optimum customer satisfaction.  Any customer missing his
   balls should suspect local personnel of removing these necessary items.

Theres Nothing nice in  my head.
The Adult world took it all away

--From Despair to where -- Manic Street Preachers

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