LiftMaster 823LM Remote Light Switch

Liftmaster 823LM Remote Light Switch

Item# 823LM
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Product Description

Control your house lights remotely and do it with the simple press of a button when you have the LiftMaster 823LM Remote Light Switch available at North Shore Commercial Door. Compatible only with LiftMaster Security+ 2.0 garage door openers, Security+ 2.0 remote controls, and accessories enabled by MyQ technology, the LiftMaster 823LM Remote Light Switch replaces the function of a single light switch.

•Turn on garage or house lights with garage door opener remote control

•Control lights via computer or smartphone with LiftMaster Internet Gateway

•Wall plate not included

•For a complete list of MyQ-enabled accessories, click here.

• Chamberlain WSLCEV

• Craftsman Assurelink 139.21255

When using this product in conjunction with the Liftmaster MyQ app and internet gateway; you will be able to control this light switch from anywhere in the world as long as you have internett access. Control the Light switch with your Smartphone , Tablet , Laptop , or a computer. One of these light switches can have up to 8 Securtiy+2.0 remote controls and a combonation of up to 8 MyQ Garage Door Operators or Internet Gateway Deivces. If you sync this light switch to turn on and off when you open the garage; then other light features of the garage door operator will be applied. Example: If your garage door opener light turns on when motion is sensed, the 823LM will turn on as well. Chamberlain Liftmaster manufactures this product with 3 part numbers; 823LM & WSLCEV, and 139.34321 . This is compatible with all Chamberlain MyQ , Liftmaster MyQ , and Sears Craftsman Assurelink Garage door openers. MAX and EV series remotes can be programmed to this Light Switch.


• The 823LM can handle compact fluorescent, incandescent, LED, and traditional light bulbs

• Max Load Rating of this remote light switch is 300 Watts

• Incandescent Lamp : 300 Watts

• CFL (Compact Fluorescent Lamp : 2.5 Amps

• 120VAC Voltage

• Not for use with 3-way or 4-way switches

• Chamberlain WSLCEV

• Craftsman Assurelink 139.34321

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Comments / Questions

COMMENT: we want to be able to turn our landscape lights when we leave to go camping. by Eloy E 4/1/2014
COMMENT: good price by Robert D 2/1/2014
QUESTION: I have installed the switch and using the panel the lights switched off, but now i can't get them to turn on. and i can't get the indicator light to come on. Everything is wired correctly and a brand new home. Very confused about what is going on? by None N 1/31/2014
ANSWER: Hi I have to confess ignorance. My switches are still sitting on the counter as I have been tied up and have not found time to install them. I know you said they're wired correctly but I am wondering if having the line and load connections switched The two black wires in the house might be causing the problem. This is only speculation on my part but my theory could be tested by plugging the switch into a wall outlet and using a table lamp as a load. by Thomas M a
ANSWER: I have an older home and discovered that it absolutely will not work without a ground wire. The switch itself is a bit different turning on and off too.<br /><br />Have you tried via the wireless gateway? by NICHOLAS F a
QUESTION: I'm interested in the Liftmaster Remote Light Switch 823LM. Do you have any idea what the range in distance this light switch has <br /><br /><br />I want to operate it with a Liftmaster emote control 895max or my Homelink button in my car. by Ed H 11/26/2013
ANSWER: I have a 4k Sq ft home 2 story with basement, with my gateway centrally located in the house it reaches every room in the house including garage and have no issues with my 823LM remote light switches or 825LM remote light control units. Its works awesome, wish I had purchased long ago. by Christian J a
ANSWER: I use this switch and it works great! The range is about the same as my Lifmaster remote control I use for my door. by D F a
ANSWER: With your remote it's about 200 feet, however if you operate it off the app on your smartphone it can be used as far as Kauai . We used ours several times while in Hawaii . That was only on our smartphone. On occasion you have to reset and reload all your switches on the computer. Otherwise it won't work. by M N a
ANSWER: I use mine with three remotes. The remote light switch controls some high intensity LED and Fluorescent fixtures in my steel sided garage with glass in the side door. I have one remote in the home also steel sided that works from about 40' away. <br /><br />I use another remote in my cars. When steel garage door is open I can control the interior lights from about 150' away with car remote. When steel door is closed the remote reliably controls the remote light switch from about 75' away. by Jeff N a
ANSWER: It's about 40 feet or so with 895max. Also this product won't program to homelink unless the vehicle is 2004 or newer. Found that out that hard way. Will definitely work with 895max though. by Mike N a
ANSWER: I am sorry but I do not know the answer to your question. I purchased it for someone else so I do not know waht the range is. Sorry : by Dorcas B a
STAFF ANSWER: The 895MAX with operate this light switch and They get very good range. A few hundred feet some customers have reported. by Matthew O a
QUESTION: Is there a limit to how many of these switches can you add to your home Will all the switches be controlled together or will you be able to control each switch separately from the smart phone app? by None N 9/5/2013
ANSWER: I was told that you can control 16 light switches but for some reason I couldn't get past 12 but I haven't tried again in a long time. You control each switch separately and their software works great. It used to be a little troublesome at times but not anymore. I think you will like it. by C O a
ANSWER: i have four, I don't know of there is a limit, but they all can be controlled separately with your smartphone. by A L a
ANSWER: You can set up 18 or 19 devices on one gateway. They are controlled individually when logged into the gateway via phone app or internet. You name each device, and when you turn each device on and off, it shows you in almost live time whether it's lightson or off, garageopen or closed. As far as ease and convenience, you just tap and scroll, tap and scroll. by John S a
STAFF ANSWER: You can control each separately from the smart phone app. You can actually label each one within the app to identify them properly. You can have 25 devices programmed to it. And I believe it has recently been changed and you can control even more. by Matthew O a
QUESTION: Are there any distances to be concerned with when using this device either from the opener or controller? by Bryan A 8/24/2013
ANSWER: If you are using the garage door opener, I believe your switch/door would need to be within range of the opener for the light to work. If you are using smart phone app to control the light/door - as long as your switch is within the wifi limits of your house, you can open it from anywhere you have a data connection by K A a
ANSWER: This switch fits into any receptacle box perfectly. It is no different than any other switch. Instructions are well detailed also. by Joe C a
ANSWER: I just installed one inside my garage. I am able to control it with my remote from at least 60 feet outside with the garage door closed. by Edwin K a
ANSWER: I have not any problems with any switches I installed. I have them installed on two floors. by K A a
ANSWER: I found this on the LiftMaster Support Center. Considering walls and typical obstructions, I think <300 feet is probably ideal:<br /><br />What is the range of the internet gateway to a device<br /><br />The MyQ's 900MHz Frequency-Hopping Spread Spectrum FHSS gateway transceiver has an installed range of 300-600 feet. This is subject to local conditions and is not guaranteed. by Frederick T a