How do I reset my LED dimmer switch?

Answered by Cody Janus

To reset your LED dimmer switch, follow these steps:

1. Locate the dimmer switch on your wall. It is usually a small panel with buttons or a slider.

2. Take note of the current state of the lights. Are they on or off? This will help you confirm if the reset was successful later on.

3. Press the button or move the slider to turn the lights off. Wait for a few seconds before proceeding to the next step.

4. Press the button or move the slider to turn the lights back on. Again, wait for a few seconds before moving on to the next step.

5. Repeat steps 3 and 4 two more times. This means you will be turning the lights off and on a total of three times.

6. After the third cycle of turning the lights off and on, leave the lights off for a moment. You should notice that the lights will dim down and eventually turn off completely. This indicates that the factory reset has been successful.

7. Once the lights are off, wait for a few seconds and then turn them back on. The light should flash once, indicating that the dimmer switch has returned to its default MODE 1, which is the trailing edge mode.

It’s important to note that the exact steps may vary depending on the brand and model of your LED dimmer switch. The instructions provided above are a general guideline, but it’s always a good idea to consult the user manual or contact the manufacturer for specific instructions for your dimmer switch.

In my personal experience, I have had to reset LED dimmer switches in the past when they were not functioning properly or when I wanted to change the default settings. Following the steps outlined above has always helped me successfully reset the dimmer switches and restore them to their default settings.

Remember to be patient and wait for a few seconds between each press of the button or movement of the slider. This allows the dimmer switch to process the commands and ensure a proper reset.

I hope this detailed explanation helps you reset your LED dimmer switch successfully. If you have any further questions or concerns, feel free to ask.