Dimmer Switch (2-Wire) Setup

 
 

Getting Started

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Turn off power at the service panel and remove the existing wall switch.

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Unfold all of the wires from within the junction box. Separate the black wires and cap them with wire nuts.

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Turn on power and use a voltage detector to identify the live wire; this is your line wire.

 
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Turn off power and connect the corresponding wires from the junction box with the Insteon Wall Switch an cap them with wire nuts.

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Install Insteon Wall Switch, attach the wall plate and turn on power.

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Follow the on-screen instructions in the Insteon app to add Dimmer Switch.


Bulb Compatibility

 
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Only connect incandescent bulbs to Dimmer Switch (2-Wire).

Dimmer Switch (2-Wire) is able to avoid need of a neutral wire by completing an electrical circuit through the connected load. Bulbs that include a power supply like LED and CFL bulbs may emit a soft glow even when the switch is turned off.

 

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