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Art Miller

U.S.
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returns 03/18/2017
Expertise

I have been a volunteer on this site since 2001, I have since completed my BS in computer science (with a minor in math and physics), I also run my own business fixing computers and tutoring people.

Experience in the area

I have built my own computer, I manage about 5 web sites (all mine), I have taken many computer classes at school (including Visual Basic programming basic and advanced), and I subscribe to PC Gamer and read their reviews about new games and hardware.

Organizations

Boy Scouts of America, North West Steam Society

Publications

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Education/Credentials

4 years of High School, where I enrolled in a year of Visual Basic Programming, and 3 years of Computer Drafting.
5 years of Community College, where I enrolled in almost all of the programming courses offered
4 years of University, where I majored in Computer Science and minored in math and physics.

Awards and Honors

Eagle Award (Boy Scouts)

What do you still hope to achieve/learn in this field?

I hope to help others learn about computers and maybe increase my own knowledge.

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Recent Answers from Art Miller

2017-01-03 batteries for a special project:

Well, to be honest you sound like you already figured it out, radio shack does sell some AAA battery holders that will output roughly 3 volts, you'll need one with at least 3 cells.    another way of doing

2016-12-28 batteries for a special project:

coin batteries are not that expensive on the internet, I found one on ebay for $1 for 5 of them.    Also, you can't use just a single AAA battery, Most coin batteries are 3 Volts, a single AAA battery

2016-04-30 ITS OPEN:

if by 'not covered' you mean not insulated and the bare copper wire inside is exposed then yes it is quite dangerous, it's basically as bad as putting a knife into an electrical outlet (unless its the

2016-04-17 MDU1516 Mosfet smoking:

you can try replacing the mosfet, however I think there might be more wrong with it than just a bad chip.    Usually when motherboards fail its due to a much bigger problem (lots of capacitors, bad components

2016-01-22 Motherboard:

correct, be aware that if its a name-brand computer (like HP or Dell) the new motherboard might not fit. There are plenty of cheap cases on the market (I go to newegg.com and look through their cases first)

 

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