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Old 06-02-2013, 06:24 PM   #16
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Yes, I have voltage between one black and one white, nothing registers between the other corresponding wires.

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Old 06-02-2013, 08:05 PM   #17
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Yes, I have voltage between one black and one white, nothing registers between the other corresponding wires.
Cap off the White neutral (the one with which you get 120v with the corresponding Black).

Wire nut the grounds together with a pigtail to the switch.

Put the Black Hot (the one that comes in with the neutral you capped off) on the Common (dark) screw.

Terminate the other two wires (B+W) on the other two screws. Doesn't matter which goes to which.

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hold the above thought a min

The black tape on the white wire indicates that it is Hot, so it should go to the Common Screw, with the others going to the remaining.

Try this first.
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Too late, I tried it...and blew the switch. So, the white is the hot wire not the black?

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