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Guide to Setup GarageDoorBuddy Monitor with IFTTT (Coming soon)

To setup IFTTT to receive events from GDB Monitor, follow the steps below. 1. First create a free IFTTT account if you do not already have one. 2. Next, from the IFTTT dashboard, click My Applets > Services and search for ‘Webhooks’.  Click ‘Webhooks’ in the search result. 3. Click ‘Documentation’ on the top right for…

Use IFTTT and gmail to allow temporary guest access

There might be cases when you want your contractors or friends to temporarily access your garage door. Follow these steps. 1. Create a new gmail account just for this purpose. Don’t use your personal gmail account. 2. Register the an IFTTT account with the new gmail account you have. Login to ifttt.com. The general idea…

Amazon Alexa setup guide

This requires firmware version 29 or greater. 1. Register an IFTTT account. Login to ifttt.com 2. Go to ‘My Applets’ and click ‘New Applet’. 3. Click “+this” to select a trigger condition. Search for ‘Alexa’. You will see “Amazon Alexa” in the search result. Click that. Then select “Say a specific phrase” and fill the…