Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Connect an LTEM-PA/LTEM-PV Without Cell to WIFI?
To connect an LTEM-PA or LTEM-PV communicator to WIFI, first install a WIFI module. Then use the Total Connect 2.0 app to configure. Keep reading to learn how.
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How Do I Connect an LTEM-PA/LTEM-PV With Cell to WIFI?
To connect an LTEM-PA or LTEM-PV communicator to WIFI, first install a WIFI module. Then use the Total Connect 2.0 app to configure. Keep reading to learn how.
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What Are The Wiring Recommendations For an Alarm system?
For alarm systems 18-gauge wire is the most popular size. Whether using 2 or 4 conductors, 18-gauge wire is recommended. Join us as we discuss alarm wiring.
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How Do I Use an External Communicator with a Lynx L3000?
You can use an external ECP communicator on an L3000, by using the Honeywell LYNXGSMEXTCB External Communicator Cable. Learn how, as we go into all the details.
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Why Are All Of My Lyric's SiX Series Sensors Showing a Trouble?
SiX Sensors can at times loose connection with the Lyric controller. This can occur when the Lyric jumps channels. Follow along as we discuss this in detail.
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How Do I Create a Scene In Total Connect 2.0 Via a Phone?
To create a scene in the Total Connect 2.0 mobile app, log in and go to the scenes tab. Click on the add scene icon, and the wizard walks you through it all.
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How do I Program a Wireless Zone on a VISTA-128BPT?
First add an RF receiver by enabling it in device programming. Then enter zone information for each RF transmitter. Check out this FAQ for full programming.
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How Do I Bypass a Sensor on the Qolsys IQ Panel 4?
Bypass a zone, on an IQ Panel 4, on the sensor status screen. Select the bubble next to the sensor(s) you want bypassed. Read further as we explain in detail.
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How Do I Automate Arming with Z-Wave Locks on LynxTouch?
Automate arming on a Lynx Touch when locking a Z-Wave lock. Go to Tools > Advanced Tools > Locking Door then select the arming mode. Read on to learn how.
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How Do I Integrate a DSC Panel With Total Connect 2.0?
The DSC PC1616, PC 1832, or PC 1864 can integrate with Total Connect 2.0 using one of the LTEM-P Series Comms. Keep reading to learn how this integration works.
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