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My name is ***** *****. I'm changing an outdoor light and

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My name is ***** *****. I'm changing an outdoor light and there is a red wire coming from the switch. Where do I connect the red wire?
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: The light has black ,white & green wires. The switch has black , white, green & red wires. Where do I connect the red wire?
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  Steven Parent replied 1 year ago.

Hello my name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist you. Is the the switch existing? and wired ? How many screws on the side of the switch, just 2?