Garage door opener is an advantageous device that belongs to the most innovative invention in human’s life. The Alliance Manufacturing Company or widely known as Genie Company in 1954 introduced the first garage door opener in public. The company, later, has manufactured a widely range of garage door openers including the parts and the accessories. Genie accessory such as remote control is an important unit to control garage door opener conveniently by clicking a button on the remote. Genie has produced numerous remote controls such as a multi-button remote with Internal Set Switches. To control or work properly, a Genie remote control should be programmed with the opener. How to program a Genie garage door opener remote is explained in the owner’s manual that comes with the garage door opener or a program instruction that comes with the opener remote control.
To program a Genie garage door opener remote with Internal switches to the opener is simple. You need to find receiver on the motor head, it is behind the light lens or inside a small rectangular box. You need to match the setting switches on the receiver to the setting switches on the remote control and the frequency of the receiver must be the same with a set frequency on the remote.
How to program a Genie garage door opener remote with multi button and Internal Set Switches is also easy peasy. The difference with one-button remote with Internal Set switches is the multi-button Internal Set Switches has two switches on the right side of the Internal code setting switches. The small on the right is to set how many code switches in the receiver, either 9 or 12 switches. Meanwhile, the left one is meant for programming. After you match the code setting switches with the same set of switches in the receiver, you need to get the switch programming to the S or SET and press the button you want to program to the opener to control the door. Next step, you need to move the switch programming to RUN position and press again the remote button to test the door. The door should move right away.