Re: Changed 4 outlets in one room and now 2 do not work, downstairs is effected too
My guess is you have a switch loop that is using a re-designated white for a hot rather than a neutral. It was probably wired to the outlet you stated had a white on the wrong side. Check the original outlets and see if one had the jumper on the brass screw side broken off to separate the two halves of the outlet. Did you check to see if the breaker tripped after you switched wires around?
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