Wireless Alarm Control Panels Frequently Asked Questions

Is the Honeywell L5200 flash upgradeable?
Find out if the Honeywell L5200 alarm system supports flash upgrades
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Does a Honeywell L5200 require an internet connection?
The Honeywell L5200 can be easily setup to work without connection to the internet. Learn how right here!
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How do I run power to a Honeywell L5200?
Trying to power on your L5200? This FAQ will show you how to get power from the transformer to the L5200.
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Honeywell Lynx L5100 vs Honeywell 6160
Find out the differences between the Honeywell L5100 Lynx Touch and the Honeywell 6160 keypad...
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Why is my LYNX Touch arming Stay when I arm it Away?
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.
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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...
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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...
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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...
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What Kind of Wire Do I Need For an 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.
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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.
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