Meaning Problem exists between chair and computer
Type Acronym
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Usage Online Only (chat, messaging, e-mail)
Comments PEBCAC (also PEBKAC or PEBCAK), is a tongue-in-cheek way to say a technical problem is caused by a person, rather than the hardware or software.
Example "I'm pretty sure that in the situation you described, it's PEBCAC, not the software."
Updated April 5, 2011