ID10T error

/aɪ di tɛn ti ˈɛrə/ (say uy dee ten tee 'eruh)

noun Computers Colloquial (humorous)
an IT problem created by the ignorance of the user rather than by faulty hardware or software.
{a disguised form of the word idiot + error}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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