Wireless Alarm Control Panels Frequently Asked Questions

Honeywell Lynx L5100 vs Honeywell 6160
Find out the differences between the Honeywell L5100 Lynx Touch and the Honeywell 6160 keypad...
Added:

Honeywell LYNX Touch and LYNX Plus vs. VISTA security systems
Check out our breakdown of the differences between the LYNX Touch and Plus wireless alarm panels vs. VISTA wired security systems
Added:

Why does my LYNX Touch switch back to Stay mode when I arm it to Away mode?
Frustrated by your Honeywell L5100 switching to a different arming mode, find out why the Auto Stay Arming feature exists and how to turn if off.
Added:

How Do I Connect My LYNX L5100 to a Monitoring Service?
Just installed a Honeywell L5100 LYNX Touch alarm system and want to get it monitored? Follow these simple steps...
Added:

What Is a Loop on the LYNX Touch L5100?
Wondering what a loop on the L5100 LYNX Touch actually does? A loop can affect several aspects of your system and can prevent a sensor from not working properly if set to an improper loop. Learn more about loops here...
Added:

Can I Arm My L5100 from My Phone?
Want to control your L5100 alarm system from your phone, tablet or computer? Let us show you how easy it really is...
Added:

What Kind of Wire Do I Need For a LYNX Touch L5100 Installation?
The L5100 Lynx Touch is powered by the included transformer; however there is no wire included that will connect the panel to the transformer. Learn what type of wire is best and what Honeywell conveniently offers.
Added:

Wired vs. Wireless Home Security Systems
Looking for a general breakdown of the pros and cons of wired and wireless security systems? We have broken out the specs for the top of the line wireless L5100 Lynx Touch and the wired VISTA-20P/21ip home alarm systems. Learn the nitty gritty of each system.
Added:

How do I program a honeywell 5877 wireless relay to my L5100 Lynx Touch alarm panel?
Want to trigger a garage door to open/close on command? Check out the Honeywell 5877 wireless relay.
Added:

how can I have remote access to my L5100?
Want to remotely access your Honeywell L5100 alarm panel. Total Connect 2.0 gives you the ability to remotely arm/disarm your system as well as receive custom notifications via text message and/or email. Get Total Connect 2.0 with no contract for $10 per month!
Added: