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Replaced a light switch for a ceiling fan. Switch

Replaced a light switch for a ceiling fan. Switch has 2 black wires. Do both go with the other black wires or does one go with the white wires?

When Took the cover off, 1 was loose. Swich was broken so had to replace. Put both black together with the other black ones,and no light. Suspect the loose one may have been connected to the white wires?

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On the switch ... one wire goes to thefan or the light and the other wire goes to the power.

All white wires normally go together.

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