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I have seen many explanations for why the net electric field inside of a conductor is zero (assuming only electrical forces are acting on the particles inside of it). These explanations typically say that the charges in the conductor will move the outside and, to ensure that they remain stationary, there must be a net electric field of zero everywhere inside of the conductor. There seems to me to be a very large disconnect in this logic. If all of the charges are on the surface, then yes, I understand that the electric field near the surface of the conductor must be zero, but why does it have to be zero at, say, the center of the conductor (where there are presumably no charges).