Home Security Systems Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Set Up the Honeywell 5800C2W with a Lyric Controller?
Each wired zone should be physically connected to the 5800C2W. Once connected, each wired input should be learned into a wireless zone on the Lyric. Learn to use the 5800C2W.
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How Do I Add a Qolsys IQ Remote To The IQ Panel 2 In Access Point Mode?
Turn on AP Mode in the Qolsys IQ Panel 2. Set the SSID and Password, and join the IQ Remote to this network. Finally, pair the IQ Remote with the Panel and verify operating range.
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Can I Update the Lyric Controller Through the USB Port?
Yes, the Lyric Controller can be updated through the USB port located on the bottom of the unit. Keep reading to learn about updating the Lyric Security System.
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How Do I Add a User to a Honeywell L5100?
The L5100 can support up to 16 different codes. This includes an Installer Code, a Master Code and 14 additional secondary codes. Learn how to add users to an L5100.
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Can I Update the Firmware On a VISTA-P Alarm System?
A firmware update for a VISTA P-Series System comes with a PROM Chip upgrade. Certain VISTA Panels can make these upgrades. Learn if your VISTA System can receive a new PROM Chip.
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Can I Add an LTE-XV to a VISTA-21iP?
The LTE-XV is a cellular communicator that is compatible with most of the VISTA P-Series Panels, including the VISTA-21iP. Learn how adding an LTE-XV can enhance your VISTA Setup.
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How Do I Program a Duress Code to my DSC Impassa?
To program a Duress Code to the DSC Impassa, first add in the appropriate code. Then apply the attribute for Duress. Learn more about adding a Duress Code to the DSC Impassa.
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How Do I Change the Battery in My Qolsys IQ Panel 2?
To change the IQ Panel 2 battery, the user must open the system and unplug and remove the old battery. The new battery can then be secured. Learn to change the IQ Panel 2 battery.
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What Happens On My Lyric Controller When AC Power Goes Out?
When AC power is lost on a Lyric Security System, certain features go dormant in order to conserve battery life. Learn more about how the Lyric System behaves during power loss.
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Is a Qolsys IQ Panel 2 Zigbee Compatible?
The Qolsys IQ Panel 2 has limited functionality with Zigbee. By adding an IQ Card-IS daughtercard, the system can support Zigbee Image Sensors. Learn more about the IQ Card-IS.
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