The electricial outlet my computer is on....?

Answer bout the system switching off for 1 hour and then switching itself on again/It is possibly something to do with the aircon with the apartment owner saving emergy by installing a sytem timer somewhe... Read More »

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Will a GFI outlet work for a computer, etc.?

It is perfectly acceptable to use a GFI, or ground-fault circuit interrupter, outlet as a power source for a computer. A GFI outlet has a certain type of electrical receptacle that can shut off the... Read More »

How do you upgrade a 30A outlet to a 50A outlet can I just change the outlet and upgrade the circuit breakers?

NO! STOP! DO NOT DO THIS! More than likely the wire in the wall is only rated to carry 30 amps. Running fifty amps through it will start a fire! You MUST upgrade the wiring in the wall to upgrade t... Read More »

I have only 2 usb ports on my there such thing as a usb multi outlet that i could plug in back ?

Yes, four-port USB hubs are very common. Larger ones, like 7-port hubs, are not as common but still out there. Most will need powered to run everything. You can find them anywhere - WalMart, Best B... Read More »

How do you hook up a garbage disposal and a dishwasher to the same outlet if the outlet has black red and white wires?