POPSUGAR Tech PEBKAC PEBKAC Definition: PEBKAC by Tech 9/15/08 0 Shares Like us on Facebook An acronym for "problem exists between keyboard and chair." Often used by IT guys at happy hour. (Sidenote: I certainly hope no one has ever described my situation as "PEBKAC.") Source Read More PEBKACDefinitions Get inspired with our daily newsletter Home Tech Love and Sex Vegetarian DIY Food Sign up with By signing up, I agree to the Terms and to receive emails from POPSUGAR. jendudley 6 years I work at a library and we have this all the time. i don't know why people use computers if they don't know anything about them. How hard is double clicking? NOT HARD!!! Gigglalot 6 years Its a word I use DAILY.. hehe Gigglalot 6 years Its a word I use DAILY.. hehe supercharger5150 6 years LOL nevermind- BF just explained. I was thinking to sexually! macgirl 6 years YOU are between the keyboard and the chair ;-) supercharger5150 6 years I don't get this at all... What's between the keyboard? I need to ask the IT guys at work I guess. haelmore 6 years Could also be an id 10 t error (id10t). ;) macgirl 6 years Layer 8? Does that have anything to do with the 7 layers of networking? As far as pronunciation goes I have always said it exactly as it reads- peb kac - I don't know how to type that out phonetically for you. I found this by googling but I wouldn't know w t f this means ;-) (pĕb'kāk) Tiny-Bubble 6 years And how do you pronounce this word? Tiny-Bubble 6 years I have also heard layer 8 error for the first time last week, from a network guy of course. I usu. go for "user error" as well. turkeyjerky 6 years I work in tech support. I utter this word to myself daily...but I have yet to actually use it in conversation! wickedcupofjoe 6 years Oh - I am so using this! LOL wickedcupofjoe 6 years Oh - I am so using this! LOL macgirl 6 years I have a big red USER ERROR stamp that I love :-) I don't think I've ever uttered the word pebkac though.