How to Thread a Cord Lock in a Hunter Douglas Duette Shade

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When restringing or replacing this cord lock in a Hunter Douglas cellular honeycomb shade, you will have to thread the new cord lock so that your blind will operate correctly. These instructions explain how to thread this specific cord lock for your shade.

A Note on Safety

Kids can strangle in blind cords. To make your blinds safer for kids, keep cords out of reach and secure cord and bead chain loops. To learn more, please visit our child safety guide.

Tools Needed

Parts Needed


Step 1 – Thread a wire restring tool through the bottom of the latch and up through the top of the cord lock.

Step 2 – Thread the strings through the eye of the tool and pull them through the lock.

Step 3 – Push the strings under the string retainer on the top of the lock.