Switch is controlling my outlets


Old 12-23-19, 12:05 PM
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Switch is controlling my outlets

I have a bedroom light switch that I recently changed. It has 3 black wires connected in the back of the switch. Now, when I turn the switch off my outlets lose power. How do I correct this?
Old 12-23-19, 12:14 PM
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Two of those wires were on the same terminal...... one was on the screw terminal and one was pushed in to the back. Those two need to be kept together.

The three black wires are.... hot in, hot out and light.

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