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Your software hates you and your devices think you're stupid

Charles 9 Silver badge

Re: Older stuff WAS simplier...

"On most microwaves I've seen, the door is attached to a switch. You still have a standard hinge and handle to pull open, but if you do that the microwave immediately turns off."

What I'm saying is that it's sometimes possible to trick the sensor in such a door; think it's closed while it really isn't. It's less likely to happen with a discrete opener.

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