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How to remove a single remote from a LiftMaster garage door opener?

They all have to be reprogrammed. When you teach the system you add remotes 1 by 1. To remove 1, all remotes are erased from memory. they have to be taught 1 by 1 again sorry.
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Lift Master Garage Door - remote hardly works from outside the garage

One possibility is your receiver antennas are not extended properly. Usually a thin wire drooping from the motor unit ... if it's coiled up or broken or not extended properly you might have VERY ...
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Heat-n-Glo fire place turns itself on

Unbelievable. The instructions say "Caution: Disconnect remote controls if you are absent for extended time periods. This will prevent accidental fireplace operation." Evidently, Heat-n-...
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Why is my ceiling fan not responding to the remote?

Figured this out after determining the brand of ceiling fan. The fan in question is a Patriot Lighting Atilla model, sold through Menards. I started to just replace the remote and receiver but kept ...
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2-pole wifi circuit breaker?

This is clearly an X-Y problem. You are trying to use a circuit breaker as a switch (which is in and of itself OK as most branch circuit breakers are switch-rated) and then throw remote access on top. ...
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Lift Master Garage Door - remote hardly works from outside the garage

Chamberlain remotes made after 2005 transmit at 315MHz - very far away from any of the ISM radio bands (900M, 2.4G, 5.8G, etc) so interference from microwaves, Wi-Fi, Cell phones, etc. is unlikely to ...
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How to remove a single remote from a LiftMaster garage door opener?

Yes you can remove one. Steps: Grab remote that you want to remove. Take out batteries (if there are any). Sit remote on driveway. Beat it with a hammer. Test remote and make sure it doesn't work!...
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How much heat is generated by a ceiling fan's remote control receiver?

How much heat is generated by a ceiling fan's remote control receiver? It depends on what your remote does. Some remotes have a very low power dissipation but others with both speed and light dimming ...
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How to “aim” RF remote control for LED RGBW lights

The (by now traditional) standard hack for narrow beam RF on a home-brew basis is ye olde Pringles can as an antenna / focussing device. It's metal coated on the inside (really, any metal can or ...
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Best way to control many lights with a single switch

Yes, C Putting in smart bulbs or cans and retaining the existing switches will have the (big IMO) disadvantage that when certain wall switches are turned off, their respective lights will go off line ...
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Can you use wall switches and fan speed regulator in conjunction with a ceiling fan remote or do you have to choose between the two control options?

The fan you purchased is not compatible with your home wiring as you want to use it. The home wiring can be used with the fan if either the black or red wire is capped and not used. This will not ...
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Identify this ceiling fan?

If the fan itself still works you should be able to get an aftermarket remote control package that includes a new remote and receiver/controller and you can just swap out both of them for the new ones....
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Lost garage remote control

If you can tolerate appearing as if you are breaking and entering, you can use Daniel Gricom's solution with a bit of mechanical ingenuity. Many garage doors will have a small gap at the top, where ...
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Do wall-mount thermostats with remote sensors exist?

The first thing that came to mind (I don't have one, but I have read plenty about it) is Nest. Sure enough, there is the Nest Temperature Sensor . Little disc that you stick where you want to monitor ...
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Heat-n-Glo fire place turns itself on

I have the same issue. Fireplace turns on at random times without anyone is this house using any type of transmitter. To prevent this, I leave the glass panel off, and manually control the remote ...
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How does an air conditioner remote control work with multiple AC units?

It's really best to use one remote for one head with these systems, rather than what you are doing sharing one remote among several heads. How they work when you don't is generally not documented, so ...
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Need help with a different two-switch ceiling fan-light with remote wiring

From what you have described, your old and new setups are exactly the same: Switches (multiple, 3-way/4-way) control power to the remote. Remote controls fan and light. The only catch is that we don'...
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How do I get my DC motor ceiling fan to work again?

I have the same fan (two of them!). My remote controls have a set of DIP switches accessible inside the battery compartment. Do yours? There is a procedure required to "pair" the remote with ...
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Control shed light from house's porch light switch on different circuit

What could work in your case is a Remote Controlled Light Socket. Since both lights that you wish to switch are on different circuits (or different supplies as you write) operating both with one ...
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Remote Fix for Always-Hot Outdoor Lighting

Look for a line of Smart bulbs that includes outdoor-rated bulbs and battery-operated wall switches. For example, Cync by GE includes both. The are others You could also wing it with almost any ...
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Craftsman Opener will not close in hot weather except by holding down wired wall button

This sounds like the hot sun expands metal in the door structure and creates friction great enough to make the opener sense that friction as an obstruction. It then reverses the door. The normal ...
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Can I just replace the LED controller of my lamp?

It's not designed to ever have the power to it switched off, same as most smart devices these days. You need to remove the switch, or replace with a remote switch designed to talk to the lamp, like ...
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How do I get my DC motor ceiling fan to work again?

Since you disconnected the unit, you should know which wires are for the AC input to the receiver. From the receiver, you should be able to determine, trace the wires that go to the light and motor. ...
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What kind of switch can I use for remote control of patio lights?

I found many that would work in the same Decora style and they were not that expensive. Search for "wall mount rf switch with remote" or "wall mount rf switch with remote Decora" , ...
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Lift Master Garage Door - remote hardly works from outside the garage

It's possible that there is RF interference coming from somewhere outside your house. WiFi routers use 2.4GHz signals and that happens to be a publicly accessible band that is used for a broad range ...
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2-pole wifi circuit breaker?

I do not believe this exists, with good reason. Think how dangerous it would be for someone to be working on that circuit and have it be remotely turned on.
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How does an air conditioner remote control work with multiple AC units?

Had similar question. Using two remotes was able to confirm that the remote sends the temperature value (not just +/- 1) for Mitsubishi MSZ style heat pumps. I imagine Toshiba is similar. If the ...
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How does an air conditioner remote control work with multiple AC units?

I would start with the user manual, which I found here: https://www.manualslib.com/download/579202/Toshiba-Ras-B10skvp-E.html On page 5 (page number a the bottom of the document, not the page number ...
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Hampton Bay Ceiling Fan with a remote with 3 speeds fan and 3 lights option and 2 wall switches

Your remote doesn't control the fan speeds because you went from the ceiling black to the fan, bypassing the remote. To use the remote to control the light and fan, you need the white and one of the ...
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Lift Master Garage Door - remote hardly works from outside the garage

Here is a response that I have not seen or heard, but happened to me. My remotes both quit working unless I was right up against the garage door. For a couple of weeks I attempted different things......
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