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How do you change the combination on a Schlage door deadbolt?

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Change the combination on the deadbolt of a Schlage door by entering the deadbolt programming code and then pressing the button marked Schlage at the top of the keypad. Once the keypad turns blue, press the number 1, and enter a new four-digit user code. Confirm the code by entering it again. The Schlage button turns green as confirmation that programming was successful.

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  1. Enter the programming code

    Enter the preset six-digit programming code into the keypad. Wait for the Schlage light on the keypad to blink and beep three times.

  2. Confirm the programming code

    Press the Schlage button on the keypad. When the keypad turns blue, confirming that it is in programming mode, press the number 1. Wait for the Schlage button to blink and beep three times.

  3. Enter a new code

    Enter a new four-digit security code. Wait for the Schlage button to blink and beep. Enter the four-digit code again, and wait for the Schlage button to turn green and beep. Programming is complete.

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