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Red to R white to W. The jumper between R & RC can stay or be removed it doesn't matter
You said " I wired it as it shows red to RC and white to C ". I said red to R & white to W. Not the same at all
Then you need to run a separate 24 volt common lead to C but if you have a hot water or steam boiler you'll need 2 more leads to use the recommended work around. Besides the leads on R & W you'll need to install a new 24 volt transformer and run 2 leads from the 24 volt side of the new transformer to RC & C then remove the jumper between R & RC before you power up the new transformer.