When it’s a matter of purchasing a garage door opener; you will have two standard choices Liftmaster and Genie. Both are trusted brands in the USA and widely recommended by the garage door installation companies. Once you buy and install the opener of any of these two brands; your next step is to program the remote. Today, we provide you simple and quick steps to program a remote control so, you can control the whole garage door on your fingertips.
Step 1: Find Learn Button on a door opener. Mostly, it’s on the side of an antenna of an opener. If there is a light lens; you should remove the lens to get access to. There is a small LED beside the button that may be either orange, green, purple, yellow or red.
Step 2: Simply press & release the button
Step 3: the most important step. Once you press the learn button, within 30 seconds, you need to press and hold the button for 3 seconds to program the remote control. Then simply release.
Step 4: You will see a LED indicator light turned off & a door operator lights blinking. This is a clear indication of the successful programming of remote control.
Bingo! You have programmed your Liftmaster garage door opener and now you have access to open and close the door by pressing a button on the remote control.
Isn’t it quite easy? Yes, of course. It requires little guidance to do big things.
Generally, the company provides a pre-programmed remote control with a garage door opener. If you want to re-program or you have purchased an additional one; follow the below steps to program it.
Step 1: For the new remote, just remove the protective film from a remote battery. That’s a quite easy one.
Step 2: there is a program button on a Garage door opener remote; press & hold it for 2 seconds. The round LED will be turned blue and then release. Then after you will see a long purple LED flashing.
Step 3: Press & hold a remote button two times. You will see the LEDs on an opener flashing that indicates your remote has been programmed successfully.
That’s it. Now just press the Garage door opener remote button again & you can open and close the garage door.
Still, need help to program the remote control of these two brands or seeking guidance to re-program the remote of other brands? The garage door repair and installation experts are here to help you at any time. Contact us today and get your garage door issues resolved as soon as possible.
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