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MyQ Garage Door Control Setup

Chamberlain_MyQ_SmallAuthorize your Chamberlain or LiftMaster MyQ-enabled garage door to work with your ClareHome system! Here are the steps to get started with creating an account, authorizing your subscription, and adding the MyQ garage door to your ClareHome system.


Activating your LiftMaster or Chamberlain MyQ device gives you total control of your garage on the most powerful, award winning app - the ClareHome App.
  • Open and close your garage with a single tap
  • Create custom scenes that close the garage
  • Status icons show if the garage is opened or closed
  • Notifications alert you if the garage has been opened


To get started, follow the steps below to activate your MyQ service for ClareHome. You will need a valid MyQ account and hardware.



Smart Garage Door Closed


Create a MyQ account.
If you already have an account, proceed to Step 2.

Create MyQ Account


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Link to MyQ service by clicking here:

Access MyQ

Adding MyQ garage door control to the ClareHome system requires a subscription fee paid to Chamberlain of $1/month or $10/year after the 30-day free trial ends. Note: MyQ controls cannot be used in ClareHome Schedules, and can only be used in ClareHome Scenes that close the garage door at this time.


Smart Garage Door Open


 Add Chamberlain MyQ to your ClareHome System

1. Navigate to the Devices tab in your ClareHome App.
2. Tap Add Devices in the top-right corner and select Add Devices.
3. Select Access from the displayed list.

4. Select Chamberlain - MyQ Garage Door.
5. Tap on Authorize Device and then follow the initiation setup steps.
6. To add the garage door control to your Favorites screen, tap any empty tile and hit the Plus icon.
7. Select the Access menu and choose Chamberlain - MyQ Garage Door.

NOTE: You will not see the Chamberlain MyQ settings until your system has been updated.

Have questions? ClareCare is here to help! Contact us below:

US: 941.315.2273
Canada: 844.360.4816
Email:  help@clarecontrols.com
Monday through Friday – 8 am to 10 pm EST
Saturday – 10 am to 7 pm EST

Topics: smart home automation chamberlain myq integration v5.5.5 update