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I have three black wires and three wires I don't remember…

I have three black wires...
I have three black wires and three white wires I don't remember how the light switch was wired so far I have capped all three white wires and I found my hot wire but now the outlet next to the light switch will not work...
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Mike G.
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With the whites together touch the hot Blac to each of the other blacks to see which brings the light on. Let me know when you identified the light circuit.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Thank you so much!! I've been trying to figure this out for weeks... I'm embarrassed to say that I should have called long ago. patient man.!

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