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alycia 08-07-2012 01:49 PM

help with connecting existing wiring to a ceiling fan to a constant hot outlet
 
I installed a ceiling fan in garage. have 2 sets of wires. one from the switch that is black, red, white, and ground. these i have connected to fan red to fan blue and black, white to white and ground to ground. now the out lets do not work. have a white black and ground set of wires on outlet side and the extra black wire from switch side. I want the fan to work of the light switch and not constant hot which is what happens when i connect the black wire. help

jbfan 08-07-2012 02:03 PM

Do you have one switch or two?
You can combine the fan and light to one switch and feed the rest of your receptacles with the black wire.


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