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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
The only procedure I have ever followed is to press the learn button and then enter the code, and not do anything else. I think your last step of holding the button until the light goes out is clearing codes as fast as you enter them. Just stop after you enter your code and let the learn mode time out on its own. That should do it.
And don't put your head through the wall. It just causes more headaches.
Posted on Feb 21, 2009
Hello,Linda well this is your lucky day ,I have installed garage door openers for sears for 10 years and i can tell you that craftsman,chamberlain ,and liftmaster are all the same machine and manufactured under the liftmaster name , if you buy it from home depot it will be a chamberlain ,if you buy it at sears ,it will be a craftsman, and if you go to commercial building supplier it will be a liftmaster! now getting that out of the way even though they are all compatible ,there is one thing that stands in their way and that,s time ,For example if your chamberlain machine is 5 years old and you went to sears last week ,the chances of the frequency being the same are not good , most likely you have the wireless keypad , one way to test the sears keypad against the chamberlain machine is to locate the smart button on your machine ,this button allows for programming of remotes and keypads , to test and see exactly what im talking about take your remote and locate the smart button ,if you have three buttons on the remote press one of the buttons that are not being used on the remote ,above the smart button their will be a blinking light ,if you press your remote button you will notice the light go from a blink to a rapid flash , This is telling you that you are sending a signal for programming to the machine , well the keypad is exactly the same all you have to do is push the enter button on the keypad and have someone watch for the rapid blinking light ,if they are compatible the light will blink rapidly on the machine so all you have to do now is have someone press the smart button once on the machine your indicator light will now be a solid light you will have approx 60 seconds then to put a 4 digit code in the keypad and then press and hold down the enter button on the keypad , at this point you will notice the lightbulbs on the chamberlain machine to shut off and come back on this is to tell you that the machine accepted the code , after thats been done you can use your keypad , you can also find the owners manual to the chamberlain and follow the same instructions to programming the remote , they are identical in programing , if your keypad is not the same frequency you can also tell by looking at the frequency code on the backside of the keypad and also the chamberlain unit usually where the light bulb is will be its code
Posted on Mar 04, 2009
is it little buttons on the remote change the buttons on the back of your operator to the same has the ones inside your remote. or if it's a newer one you can hold the square button of the back of the operator in for 8 secs. then after that you push the button and let go and then push the button on your remote. done
Posted on Jun 11, 2009
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Jan 04, 2014 | Sears Craftsman LiftMaster Chamberlain...
To program the keypad,
first unplug the garage door opener from the electrical outlet. Next,
remove the nameplate from the console that the keypad plugs into and
locate the program/operate switch. Flip the switch to program. Next,
enter your desired four-digit PIN number into the keypad. Slide the
switch back to operate and plug the garage door opener back in. The
keypad should be programmed.
Aug 31, 2011 | Sears Craftsman LiftMaster Chamberlain...
Locate the smart/learn button on the rear of the motor unit near where all those white wires go. Press and immediately release this and then walk over to the keypad and key in any 4 digit code you like and press enter.
Nov 09, 2010 | Sears Craftsman LiftMaster Chamberlain...
the four buttons for the present PIN, then press and hold the #
button. The opener light will blink twice. Release the # button.
the new 4-digit PIN you have chosen, then press ENTER. The motor
unit lights will blink once when the PIN has been learned.
Test by pressing the new PIN then press ENTER. The door should move.
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