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“Is it powered on?” might be the most fundamental question you can ask when troubleshooting electronic equipment.

Laugh all you want, but when remotely troubleshooting a hardware problem, the immediate answer to this question might save you a lot of blood, sweat and tears.

Until it doesn’t.

And just such a thing happened to me this morning.

But before I dive into all that drama, how about an example from the past? Continue Reading…