Security Systems Frequently Asked Questions

How Does a Monitored Alarm System Work?
Any monitored system is able to send out signals that alert others to system events. This is usually done through a cellular or IP connection. Learn more about alarm systems.
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How Does Home Security Work?
The main principle of home security is having a panel that sends outbound signals to alert others when a security sensor is activated. Learn more about home security.
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How Do I Program a Wireless Zone on My Honeywell VISTA-21iP?
On the Vista-21iP, wireless zones are programmed through the *56 zone programming menu. You will need an Alpha Keypad, such as the 6160RF to program zones.
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How Do I Cut the Time Delay on My Honeywell Lynx Touch Alarm System?
In order to cut the time delay on a Honeywell alarm system, the user must access the program menu and adjust the entry and exit delays to the desired length.
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How Do I Change My Master Code On A 2Gig GoControl?
Learn how to change your master code on a 2Gig GoControl
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How Do I Change The Brightness On My 2Gig GoControl?
Learn how to change the brightness on a 2Gig GoControl
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How to add Medical & Loss-of-Airflow zones to Vista-Ps?
Using Configurable Zone Types on P series panels.
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How do I Add 24-Hour Trouble Zones to a Vista-P panel?
Using Configurable Zone Types on P series panels.
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How do I add a Wireless zone to my L5100?
Wireless Zone programming on the L5100
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How do I clear a "00 Low Bat RF Bat" message on a Lynx?
Clearing a Low Battery message caused by a wireless keypad.
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