I have a light switch that controls the top half and bottom half of a nearby receptacle. How do I disconnect this switch and make both halves of the receptacle permanently hot? There are other receptacles on the same circuit located to the left and right of my switched receptacle. The light switch and receptacle are wired as shown:
I am installing recessed lights and want to run that circuit to this switch location and replace the switch with a dimmer to control the recessed lights.