Deako Smart Lighting | Multi-way Dimmer Upgrade
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Step 1 of 7

Remove faceplates


Uninstall the Deako Faceplates from all switches in the circuit by pulling from both corners.

Step 2 of 7

Identify load location


In 3-way and 4-way circuits, the load is the switch closest to the load of the circuit (a light, fan, etc.).

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Step 3 of 7

Unplug the existing Deako Switches


  • a. Use your thumb and your index finger to pull the blue tab outwards
  • b. Pull the Deako Switch outwards
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Step 4 of 7

Plug in Deako Smart Dimmer into the load


Install a Deako Smart Dimmer into the load location of the circuit.
  • a. Insert the switch into the Deako Backplate
  • b. Align the blue tab with the slot on the Deako Switch
  • c. While pressing the switch inwards, push in the blue tab

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Step 5 of 7

Plug in Deako Smart Switches into the lines


Install a Deako Smart Switch into any of the line locations of the circuit (3-way circuits will have one line location, 4-way circuits will have two ore more).

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Step 6 of 7

Replace the faceplates


Replace the Deako Faceplates by snapping them onto the backplates.

Step 7 of 7

3-way & 4-way linking


Deako Smart Switches and Smart Dimmers are single-pole by default. To change them into 3-way and 4-way switches, follow the instructions above.

If you would prefer written instructions, click here.

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You're all done!


If you have installed Deako Smart Products, click below to learn more about the Deako App.



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