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Replacing a light switch - it has two blacks and one red

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replacing a light switch - it has two blacks and one red there are two switches (outdoor lights). trying to replace one swith with a honeywell timer switch
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: the timer instructions show a black line, blue line and 2 whites coming from the wall - i don't know how to merry this up with what i actually have coming from the wall
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  Steven Parent replied 1 year ago.

Hello, my name is***** me try and assist you with your issue. Are you able to upload a photo of your existing switches and wiring at the box? Also do you know the model of the honeywell timer you are looking to install?

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