Control your garage door via WiFi interface

Posted on Thursday, January 26th, 2012 in project logs by DP

This WiFi garage door controller is based on an RN-XV WiFi module, a small WiFi capable microcontroller with 8 GPIOs, and 3 ADCs.

The inspiration for this project was simple. My daughter has a habit of forgetting her house key, and we’ve had mixed results with the wireless garage door opener keypad. Time for a new solution. Plus, it’s a great excuse to play with electronics!!! She has an iPhone and it never leaves her side, so that seemed like a reasonable interface to use. Plus, if I network attached it, I could do some other nifty things like control it from the office.

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One Response to “Control your garage door via WiFi interface”

  1. Praveen George says:

    i need to develop a wi fi control device. can you help me.
    i don’t know how to interface the wi fi module and corresponding MCU.
    plese help me

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