Home Automation Controllers Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Difference Between S0 and S2 Z-Wave Protocols?
The S2 Security Protocol is supported by all Z-Wave Plus V2 700-Series devices, as well as certain Z-Wave Plus 500-Series devices. Learn the difference between S2 and S0.
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What is the "Remove All Devices" Option for the Qolsys IQ Panel 2 Plus?
If you choose the Remove All Devices option in the Qolsys IQ Panel 2 Plus Z-Wave Menu, then all programmed Z-Wave devices will be cleared from the panel. Learn about this option.
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How Do I Add a Z-Wave Device to a Honeywell Home Tuxedo?
The Tuxedo is a Z-Wave Plus controller that can pair with compatible Z-Wave smart home automation devices. Learn how to enroll a Z-Wave device with a Tuxedo Keypad.
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How Do I Get Into Z-Wave Programming On a Honeywell Home Tuxedo?
By accessing the Z-Wave Programming Menu for a Resideo Tuxedo, you can add and remove automation devices. Learn how to access Z-Wave programming on a Resideo Tuxedo Keypad.
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How Do I Upgrade the Z-Wave Firmware for My Qolsys IQ Panel 2 Plus?
By upgrading the Z-Wave firmware on your IQ Panel 2, you can use the Smart Start feature and improve the security of its automation network. Learn to upgrade IQ2+ Z-Wave firmware.
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How Do I Check the Firmware Version for My Honeywell Tuxedo Touch Keypad?
If your Honeywell Tuxedo Touch Keypad is not on the latest firmware, then certain features and functions may be unavailable. Learn how to check the firmware for a Tuxedo Touch.
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How Do I Get Into the Z-Wave Programming Section On a Honeywell Tuxedo Touch Keypad?
Accessing the Z-Wave programming section for a Honeywell Tuxedo Touch is needed for enrolling and removing automation devices. Learn how to use a Honeywell Tuxedo Touch Keypad.
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Can I Use My Existing Panel with Alarm Grid Service and Telguard HomeControl Flex?
You may be able to bring your existing panel to Alarm Grid and use Telguard HomeControl Flex. If your panel is listed below, it is supported. Learn about HomeControl Flex.
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Which Honeywell Panels is the SEM Compatible With?
The SEM is an Alarm.com Cellular Communication module that connects with an alarm panel's ECP bus. It works with VISTA P-Series Panels. Learn about the Alarm.com SEM.
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Which Tuxedo Keypads Support Total Connect 2.0?
Any Tuxedo running Software Version 4.4.31 or higher can be used with TC2. WIFI models can be updated, but non-WIFI models must be replaced. Find out if your Tuxedo supports TC2.
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