Disassemble current roller blind and remove the fabric.
Measure the width of your existing roller blind tube.
Mark the new aluminium tube to this width
and saw vertically to length using the cutting guides.
Fit the crown wheel to the motor.
Fit the drive wheel to the motor.
Fit the drive plate to the motor.
Slide the motor into the tube
and the idle end onto the opposite end of the tube.
Peel the backing off the double sided tape and fix the fabric to it.
Make sure the fabric lies flat on the tube without creases.
First determine how you want the blind to roll. It should roll the same as the current roller blind.
1) close to the window for light exclusion
2) over the roller to avoid fittings.
Then decide whether to face fix or top fix your blind.
1) Face fix
2) Top fi
Follow these steps to centre your blind in the middle of your window. The measurements at either end of the recess need to be the same.
Carefully mark the positions for the screw holes of the left bracket.
Drill the holes.
Fix the bracket in position.
Hang the blind in the left bracket and check that it is level using a levelling device.
Mark the positions of the holes of the right bracket*.
Remove the blind, drill the holes.
Fix the right bracket in position.
Hang the roller blind in position between the brackets. Fix motor end first, then click the idle end in position. Finally fit bracket covers in position.
Turn on the motor by briefly pressing the programming button. The roller blind will move up and down (3x) to confirm.
Connect remote to the motor by pressing and holding the up and down button simultaneously until the roller blind moves up and down (1x) to confirm.
Check the rotation direction of the motor by pressing the down button. If the roller blind moves up instead of down change the rotation direction by holding the MY button until the roller blind moves up and down (1x) to confirm.
Press and hold Up button to move the blind to desired up position. Press both the MY and Down button simultaneously, then release - the blind will start to lower. Stop the blind at the lower stoppoing position with the MY button and fine tune to the exact point with the Up or Down button.
Press both the MY and Up button simultaneously, then release. The blind will move up and stop at the upper stop position previously set.
Once the blind has stopped at the upper stop position, save the stopping position settings by holding the MY button until the roller blind moves up and down (1x).
Briefly press the 'Program' button on the back of the remote to confirm the connection between the remote and the motor. The roller blind will briefly move up and down (1x) to confirm.
Move the blind to the desired position using the up and down button. When blind is in desired position, briefly push the MY button to stop the blind from moving. Press and hold the MY button until the roller blind moves up and down (1x) to confirm.
Thank you for choosing Somfy and enjoy your automated roller blind!