How to Install and Set Up the myQ Smart Garage Video Keypad

This video demonstrates how to set up your myQ Smart Garage Video Keypad so you can view the entrance to your garage from anywhere in the world using the myQ App. This installation overview will walk through things to check before getting started, installing the myQ App, pairing the video keypad to a garage door opener, setting up the video keypad and managing access, and mounting the video keypad.

How to Set Up a myQ Video Keypad in the myQ App

Connect a myQ Video Keypad to your home’s Wi-Fi network, before you can connect a myQ Wi-Fi garage door opener to your home network, you will need the following:

Garage Door Opener Not Connected to myQ

  1. Create a myQ account
    • If you already have one, log into the myQ app
  2. On the device screen, tap the (plus) sign on the bottom right corner
  3. Tap Video Solutions
  4. Tap Video Keypad
  5. Review the “Is the Battery Fully Charged” screen
    • If your battery is fully charged, tap Yes, I’m Ready
    • If your battery is not fully charged, tap No, Battery Isn’t Charged.
    • The app will instruct you to remove and charge the battery, using the included Micro USB cable, until you see a green indicator light on the battery
  6. Tap Next on the screen that says “You don’t currently have a garage door opener connected to your account.”
  7. Tap Continue without Connecting Opener at bottom of screen
  8. Review information on the “What You Need” screen and then tap Next
  9. Remove the battery wrapping as instructed, then tap Next
  10. Wait for the Keypad to begin flashing blue, then tap Next
  11. On the “Discovered” screen, tap your Video Keypad
  12. Select your 2.4GHz or 5GHz home Wi-Fi network
  13. Enter your Wi-Fi network password, then tap Next
  14. On the “Added to Wi-Fi” screen, tap Next once you see a Solid Green LED on your Video Keypad
  15. Name your Video Keypad and then tap Next
  16. Enter a 4-8 digit PIN that can be used to open your door, then tap Next
  17. On the “Program to Opener” screen, tap Next.
  18. Review the Safety Warning and tap Next.
  19. Setup your ladder and tap Next.
  20. Locate your learn button, using the example provided, and then tap Next.
  21. Select the color of your learn button and then tap Next.
  22. Press and release your learn button quickly and then tap Next.
  23. Enter the 4-8 digit PIN you created and then tap the Home button on the bottom/right of your Video Keypad.
  24. Tap Next in the myQ app.
    • The Video Keypad is now pairing to your garage door opener
    • A click from your garage door opener will be heard
  25. Pairing your myQ Video Keypad is now complete.
    • To test your Video Keypad, enter the PIN followed by the Home button 

Garage Door Opener Connected to myQ

  1. Create a myQ account
    • If you already have one, log into the myQ app
  2. On the device screen, tap the (plus) sign on the bottom right corner
  3. Tap Video Solutions
  4. Tap Video Keypad
  5. Review the “Is the Battery Fully Charged” screen
    • If your battery is fully charged, tap Yes, I’m Ready
    • If your battery is not fully charged, tap No, Battery Isn’t Charged.
    • The app will instruct you to remove and charge the battery, using the included Micro USB cable, until you see a green indicator light on the battery
  6. Select the opener you would like to control with your Video Keypad and tap Next
  7. Review information on the “What You Need” screen and then tap Next
  8. Remove the battery wrapping as instructed, then tap Next
  9. Wait for the Keypad to begin flashing blue, then tap Next
  10. On the “Discovered” screen, tap your Video Keypad
  11. Select your 2.4GHz or 5GHz home Wi-Fi network
  12. Enter your Wi-Fi network password, then tap Next
  13. On the “Added to Wi-Fi” screen, tap Next once you see a Solid Green LED on your Video Keypad
  14. Name your Video Keypad and then tap Next
  15. Enter a 4-8 digit PIN that can be used to open your door, then tap Next
  16. On the “Program to Opener” screen, enter the 4-8 digit PIN you created and then tap the Home button on the bottom/right of your Video Keypad
  17. Tap Next in the myQ app
    • The Video Keypad is now paired to your garage door opener
    • A click from your garage door opener will be heard
  18. Pairing your myQ Video Keypad is now complete
    • To test your Video Keypad, enter the PIN followed by the Home button 

The myQ Video Keypad: Making Home Security More Human

In an age where smart technology has become a part of our daily lives, it’s not just about making our homes smarter but also more human-friendly. The myQ Video Keypad is a prime example of how technology can seamlessly blend into our lives while prioritizing convenience, security, and the human touch.

Imagine coming home after a long day at work, tired and just wanting to relax. As you approach your front door, you don’t have to fumble for your keys or worry about the safety of your home. The myQ Video Keypad is there to welcome you. It’s like having a trustworthy doorman who knows exactly when to open the door.

One of the most humanizing features of the myQ Video Keypad is its ability to recognize your face. No more digging through your bag or pockets for keys – simply look into the camera, and the keypad unlocks your door. It’s a simple yet incredibly comforting gesture that makes you feel like your home knows and cares about you.

But the myQ Video Keypad goes beyond just facial recognition. It’s designed to be intuitive, ensuring that anyone in your household can effortlessly access your home. You can program unique access codes for your family members or trusted friends, allowing them to enter without a hitch. And if you ever need to revoke access, it’s as easy as a few taps on your smartphone.

Security is paramount, and the myQ Video Keypad understands that. It doesn’t just rely on one form of authentication; it offers multi-layered security to keep your home safe. From advanced encryption to intrusion alerts, it ensures that your home remains a secure haven for you and your loved ones.

But what truly sets the myQ Video Keypad apart is its ability to connect you, even when you’re miles away. With the integrated video camera and two-way audio, you can see and talk to visitors at your doorstep. It’s like being home even when you’re not, giving you the power to welcome guests, receive packages, or simply keep an eye on things.

The myQ Video Keypad humanizes your home security by putting you in control. You can customize settings, receive real-time notifications, and even review access logs. It’s about empowering you with the information you need to make your home truly yours, and your sanctuary.

In a world filled with cold, impersonal gadgets, the myQ Video Keypad stands out as a beacon of warmth and humanity. It’s not just about the latest technology; it’s about enhancing our lives while ensuring that the heart of our homes remains safe and welcoming. With the myQ Video Keypad, your home becomes more than just a place; it becomes a haven where you’re always welcomed with a smile – even if it’s just a digital one.

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