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Adding a Switch for a Light Fixture

Identify the Power and Fixture Wires for Switches: I just placed a new switch in the wall and 1 of the 4 completed does not work.

Identify the Power and Fixture Wires for Switches
I just placed a new switch in the wall and 1 of the 4 completed does not work.

Rodger

Background: Rodger , a Homeowner from Marietta, GA

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical question Rodger .

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