How Do I Reset My Hormann Garage Door Remote?

Garage door remotes have become an indispensable part of modern living, offering convenience and security to homeowners. However, issues such as lost connections or malfunctioning remotes can be frustrating to deal with. 

If you own a Hormann garage door remote and find yourself in such a situation, fear not! 

In this guide, we’ll walk you through the easy process of resetting some of the most common Hormann garage door remote models: the Hormann HS1, HS4 Remote Controls, Hormann HSE2 and Hormann BiSecur.

Good to know: We also offer Hormann garage door repair in and around the Edinburgh area if you don’t wish to tackle any maintenance jobs yourself! 

Understanding The Need For Resetting

Before delving into the resetting process, let’s cover some of the reasons why you might need to reset your Hormann garage door remote. Common reasons include:

Lost Connection

Sometimes, the remote may lose its connection with the garage door opener due to various factors like interference or low battery.

Malfunction

If the remote is malfunctioning or not responding to commands, resetting it can often resolve the issue.

Security Concerns

Resetting the remote can be a security measure if you suspect unauthorised access. For instance, if you’ve lost your remote and want to ensure that it cannot be used to open your garage door.

Resetting The Hormann Garage Door Remote

If any of the above sound familiar, resetting your Hormann garage door remote is probably in order. 

Here is a step-by-step process for each of the most popular Hormann garage door remote models:

Hormann HS1 Remote Control

  1. Locate the “Learn” button on your garage door opener motor unit.
  2. Press and hold the “Learn” button until the indicator light blinks.
  3. While the indicator light is blinking, press and hold the button on your HS1 remote that you want to reset.
  4. Release the button on the remote when the indicator light on the garage door opener motor unit stops blinking.
  5. Your HS1 remote should now be successfully reset and ready to use.

Hormann HS4 Remote Control

  1. Begin by removing the battery cover on your HS4 remote.
  2. Locate the programming button inside the battery compartment.
  3. Press and hold the programming button for approximately 10 seconds until the LED indicator on the remote starts flashing rapidly.
  4. Release the programming button.
  5. Press and hold the desired button on the remote that you want to reset.
  6. Release the button when the LED indicator stops flashing.
  7. Replace the battery cover.
  8. Your HS4 remote should now be reset and ready for use.

Hormann HSE2 Remote

  1. Look for the “Learn” button on your garage door opener motor unit.
  2. Press and hold the “Learn” button until the indicator light starts blinking.
  3. While the indicator light is blinking, press and hold the button on your HSE2 remote that you want to reset.
  4. Release the button on the remote when the indicator light on the garage door opener motor unit stops blinking.
  5. Your HSE2 remote should now be reset successfully.

Hormann BiSecur Remote

  1. Locate the “Programming” button on the garage door opener motor unit.
  2. Press and release the “Programming” button.
  3. Within 30 seconds, press and hold the button on your BiSecur remote that you want to reset.
  4. Hold the button until the LED indicator on the remote blinks rapidly.
  5. Release the button on the remote.
  6. Your BiSecur remote is now reset and ready for reprogramming.

Hormann Garage Door Repairs & Maintenance Edinburgh

Resetting your Hormann garage door remote can often resolve common issues and restore functionality. 

However, if you encounter difficulties or are unsure about the process, seeking assistance from a professional garage door technician is always a wise decision.

At Kay Garage Doors, we can provide expert guidance and ensure that your garage door remote is reset correctly, giving you peace of mind and hassle-free access to your garage.

Based in or around the Edinburgh area? Contact us today for a free quote on 0178 6568 160

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