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Programing garage door opener remote

I need help programing my garage door opener remotes i dont have the instuctions and i dont know what button is what other than the one that opens the doors. i have a craftsman 13953681b (model #). i have 2 doors and a total of 4 remotes. one remote will open both doors, the others will open one and close the others. but if you push any button more than one time they will all do something different. so i am going crazy... please help

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    Doorguy27 May 11, 2010

    I can help you with that pretty easy but I need to know how old your opener is apox, less then 10 years?

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Ok crystal,calm down this is an easy one! first locate the smart button on your openers , next you will press and hold down the smart button until you see an indicator light above it shut off, while your holding that button the light will be solid ,Now your ready to program your remotes ,first programm one side by taking each of your four remotes and pressing the smart button on machine then pressing the button on the remote you want to program,by doing that you will notice the lightbulbs on your machine shut off and go back on , This is an indicator that your machine has accepted the code , now do it with the other three remotes , after you,ve programmed all four ,go over to the other machine and repeat the process but this time you have to choose another button on your remotes since you,ve programmed all four remotes to the same button on each remote ,just choose the bottom button on your remotes this time to keep them seperated , hope this helps you and it is as easy as 1-2-3 your owners manual will describe exactly the same ,i know because i,ve installed over 27,000 machines working as an installer for sears, please leave a nice feedback rating if i was able to help you, good luck,Sincerely Glenn Mayer

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START BY CLEARING ALL THE CODES ON BOTH DOORS. - HOLD DOWN THE SQUARE PROGRAM BUTTON ON THE POWERHEAD FOR ABOUT 30 SECONDS.
NOW PROGRAM 1 BUTTON ON A REMOTE TO DOOR #1 IF YOU HAVE 3 BUTTON REMOTES YOU CAN PROGRAM ANOTHER BUTTON TO THE OTHER DOOR.

YOU CANNOT PROGRAM MORE THAN 4 REMOTES PER OPENER

HOPE THIS IS HELPFULL

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