Have you recently replaced your garage remote control? Or is the controller not working as it should? A simple solution might be to program it to work with your garage door opener.
This also works if you have a new opener or want to link the opener to your HomeLink system. How you go about it entirely depends on the brand of the opener and the controller. Here, we’ll show you how to program a Liftmaster garage door opener and link it to your remote in a few easy steps.
To get the job done, all you need is your remote control in hand. Other helpful tools include:
Step-By-Step Guide for Liftmaster remote programming
Follow the steps below to program your Liftmaster remote control and opener.
Step 1. Open the panel on the garage door opener unit
The garage door opener unit is a box mounted toward the roof of your garage. You will need a steady ladder to access the unit.
- Locate the placement of the panel on the unit. Some Liftmaster garage door openers have a side panel while others come with one at the back of the unit.
- Pull the panel open to access the inside of the motor unit. The panel is attached to the unit by hinges and will swing down when opened.
Pro tip: Before you begin the programming process, ensure that the garage door is safely closed.
Step 2. Locate the ‘LEARN’ button on the motor unit
The ‘LEARN’ button plays a crucial role in programming your garage opener. Inside the motor unit, there is a light bulb and a control panel.
- On the control…