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Old 07-12-2010, 11:00 PM   #1
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How to install a Smart Digital Timer GE


I have only two black wires and a ground. The switch has one white, 1 red,1black and 1 green.. How do I connect them.


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Most timers require a neutral to operate. What are you trying to control with the timer?

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Just some out door lights. The switch is in the house.
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Are you removing a switch that is currently there? Is this conduit coming into the box? It's unusual to have two black wires in the box unless this is individual conductors in conduit.
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Thank you for your re; I found the rest of the wires in the back of the box.Installed it and works great.
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