How To Link Myq To Google Home

How To Link Myq To Google Home

How to Link MyQ to Google Home

As a proud homeowner, I’m always looking for ways to make my life easier and my home smarter. That’s why I was thrilled when I discovered that I could connect my MyQ smart garage door opener to my Google Home. Now, I can open and close my garage door with just a simple voice command. It’s so convenient, especially when I’m carrying groceries or juggling multiple tasks.

If you’re interested in linking your MyQ garage door opener to Google Home, I’m here to guide you through the process step by step. Let’s dive in!

Connecting MyQ to Google Home

Step 1: Create a MyQ Account

If you haven’t already, start by creating a MyQ account. This will allow you to control your garage door from anywhere using the MyQ app.

Step 2: Link MyQ to Google Home

Once you have a MyQ account, open the Google Home app on your phone or tablet. Tap on the “+” button in the top left corner, then select “Set up device.” Choose “Works with Google,” search for “MyQ,” and follow the prompts to link your accounts.

Step 3: Test Your Connection

Once you’ve linked your accounts, say “Hey Google, open the garage door” to test the connection. If the door opens successfully, you’re all set!

Tips and Expert Advice

Here are a few tips and pieces of expert advice to make the most of your MyQ and Google Home integration:

  • Use specific commands. Instead of saying “open the door,” try “open the garage door.” This will help avoid confusion with other smart devices in your home.
  • Set up routines. You can create routines in the Google Home app to open or close your garage door at specific times or when you’re leaving or arriving home.
  • Share access with family members. You can grant access to your MyQ account to other family members so they can control the garage door remotely as well.


  1. Q: Can I control my garage door with Google Home without MyQ?

    A: No, you need a MyQ smart garage door opener to connect to Google Home.

  2. Q: Why isn’t my Google Home opening my garage door?

    A: Make sure that your MyQ and Google Home accounts are linked, that your garage door opener is compatible, and that there’s a strong internet connection.


Linking your MyQ garage door opener to Google Home is a game-changer for convenience and home automation. With just a few simple steps, you can enjoy the luxury of controlling your garage door with your voice. Whether you’re coming home from a long day at work or handling multiple tasks at once, this integration will make your life easier and your home smarter.

So, if you’re ready to upgrade your garage door experience, I encourage you to give MyQ and Google Home a try. You won’t be disappointed!

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