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Im trying to make my arduino board activate a servo every 10hrs.Its for my automatic dog feeder, Iv found some code but not sure how time it

I found some code that someone had written but I'm not sure how to adjust the time intervals. I'm not familiar with writing code. This is where I found the code: http://m.instructables.com/id/Arduino-controled-dog-foodtreat-dispenser/all/

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    Luis Coelho May 13, 2015

    The code says:
    //this is used to setup the delay
    //count = 171 //uncomment this to set the max delay to 3 hours

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In the source code you have:
//this is used to setup the delay
//count = 171 //uncomment this to set the max delay to 3 hours

So if you change count to 580 and uncomment it it would do the fix....

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The example of code you provided isn't populating. I might suggest doing a search for just that portion (change time intervals) and see if you can find am example that matches a line in your sample you found. See if you can adjust it and then test it.

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