GoControl Linear Z wave opener should work, but the reviews on Amazon look a little iffy. I’m now mostly focused on opener/motors that have wifi capability built in. This would be the easiest option if it did work because it’s a highly rated model and wouldn’t require purchasing and installing a separate wifi communicator. It’s an interesting situation as her’s is a Security+ 2.0 opener, so the Garadget can report the status of her door, but can’t control it. Too lazy to look. It actually takes about 12 seconds to open completely, not sure why sensor’s activation t takes another 10 seconds to update. So my question is what belt drive garage door opener is the best if I want to use it with smart things? If you use an open-close sensor, then you have two items to attach (sensor and magnet) and you’ll have to be able to place the magnet and sensor in spots that allow them to connect when the garage door is closed - that can be more difficult to arrange. Devices & Integrations. Here is what I’m gathering so far. Now that I’ve been enlightened, it’s on my ST hub and I’m using the Automated Garage Door Opener code and it’s working wonderfully for me! Once I sat down and really thought about it, I decided that although I desire smartthings, it wasn’t as much of a priority as I had originally thought. I am also using the Lowe’s/Iris branded Linear Garage Door opener and I am very happy with it - very reliable. The actual openers are different, my wife’s is newer than the one on my side. Nexx Garage work along your existing remote and wall button. I specifically posted from that part of the thread because he/she has a Chamberlain MyQ garage door opener and you can take recommendations from that person or any other that has that same setup. Compatible with alexa/google, ifttt. I don’t ever use the MyQ Native app - ever. It features such as geolocation make it even easier than that by opening the garage door for you without having to lift a finger. When I get within 2 blocks of my home, mobile presence is detected by SmartThings that I have arrived and automation disarms my system, unlocks the garage inside door and the garage door opens, and I receive a welcome message on speakers in the house and if it’s after dark, lights come on. This eliminates the need for keys and makes it much more convenient for everyone. But thankfully there are smart devices out there that make it easy to avoid and even automate those tedious tasks.eval(ez_write_tag([[250,250],'decortweaks_com-box-3','ezslot_2',105,'0','0'])); The Nexx Smart Garage opener is on the list for one of those devices that just make your life easier. The Nexx Garage controller is good for Alexa, but no support for Smartthings or IFTTT. I am about to purchase a new garage door opener. I will proceed with purchasing an opener with MyQ integrated and then figure out how to get it linked to ST. I have a Visonic door/window sensor, so it would be cool if I could use that. What brand is your garage door? Likewise I did not set it up to close when I leave, in case I left something in the doorway, but to send me a notification if I left it open. Then revoke when I return. Smartthings App and login or create an account if you haven’t already done so. This is a common issue that most people face and can easily be avoided with a device like Nexx. I was lucky and it worked out of the box with my unit, so YMMV, but I know that as of a couple of weeks ago they were offering to modify a remote door opener free of charge if you send them one (so that the unit triggers the remote instead of the overhead unit) - you would simply sit the remote on top of your unit and change the batteries every couple of years. As an Amazon Associate Decortweaks.com earns from qualifying purchases. But I did keep the EcoLink tilt sensor for verification that the door is in fact closed. This site is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com. I was happy that I could ask Alexa to close the door if it was left open. No - You do not need to pay the subscription service. I went with the Nexx Garage. link to Firestick Remote Volume Not Working, First, if you haven’t already done so install the Smartthings app, Open the. Would the Linear LDCO850 or the Liftmaster 8365w be more or less likely to allow this type of thing, ideally through ST? This works by sending you a notification that your door has been opened and instantly shows you the view from your garage through your smart camera. You can ask specific questions to that one person in the thread that I gave you the link to. We have split garage doors at my house, and we’ve had two Garadgets hooked up for several months now. Had a small hiccup when setting up both devices (got all the way through setup and then it threw some error) but I just ran through the set up again and everything worked. We are compensated for referring traffic and business to Amazon and other companies linked to on this site. I have a Visonic door/window sensor, so it would be cool if I could use that. The ability to integrate it with services such as Smartthings allows you to enhance the experience by connecting your garage door and smart camera to work simultaneously. Has anyone gotten the ryobi garage door opener to work? Nexx Garage Does work with Smartthings, you can simply do so by adding your Device to your SmartThings app and grant it permission to access Nexx Home account.eval(ez_write_tag([[580,400],'decortweaks_com-medrectangle-3','ezslot_4',108,'0','0'])); Below is a step by step guide to connecting your Nexx garage smart door opener to SmartThings. What brand is your garage door? You will also be able to receive notifications, integrate your garage door to other smart security devices you own and increase your security drastically.eval(ez_write_tag([[250,250],'decortweaks_com-box-4','ezslot_0',109,'0','0'])); The ability to add multiple users also enhances the experience for your whole family making it very convenient, this means there is no need for keys simply open your garage door with your mobile app and your good to go. Is there one that will work with Smartthings right out of the box? When it comes to integration with the Nexx garage door opener the most asked question I receive is does it work with Smartthings? There are a number of handy applets on the IFTTT Web site, including “Open my garage when I press a button.” Says it opens/closes when you arrive/leave hands-free. What drew me to that unit was the very strong reviews. By integrating your Nexx door to Smartthings you will be able to easily automate your Nexx garage door opener, this will allow your garage door to open when you are on your way to work and close when you leave without having to touch a button. I’ve been using the GoControl Linear Z wave for almost 2 years now and it has been flawless. If it’s the normal open/close Visonic sensor then no, it does not have that capability. New garage door opener. Thanks. You can also add multiple users to your account allowing everyone in your family to open the garage door with their app. maddingo (Mike) May 23, 2016, 3:03pm #1.