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Kevin
Kevin, Licensed Electrical Contractor
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Hello and welcome to Just Answer. My name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist you with your electrical question.

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1) Please provide details? What is the electrical problem?

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1) Please do not create any additional questions. Reply back only on this question. Multiple questions creates confusion.

2) You removed 2 wall switches, is that correct? If so, what wire colors were terminated to the switches?

3) What type of switches? Single pole or 3-way or 4-way?

4) Do you have a multimeter to confirm voltages in the switch box?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
2) yes, I have removed two light switches. The colors that I have disconnected are red, white and black.
3) I have sent a picture of what the back of the light switch looks like.
4) I do not have a multimeter
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1) At the box that will only have a blank cover plate and no switches installed, this box will end up being a junction box. Splice all of the bare copper ground wires together and cap off with wirenut.

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Tony........if you run into any problems, just reply back to me at this same question and we can continue.

I recommend that you purchase a multimeter as this will confirm voltages and will save much time and eliminate any guessing.

Take care for now..........Thanks...........Kevin:)

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I've got a voltage tester and I have installed a new ceiling fan
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Please call me
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Here's pictures of my boxes

Reply back to me tomorrow morning once once you have the multimeter with a built in audible continuity tester and we can continue.

Thanks............Kevin

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