Wireless Door Sensors and Window Alarm Sensors Frequently Asked Questions

What is a DIP switch on an alarm sensor?
Learn what a DIP switch is for an alarm device and how to use them.
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How long do batteries last in wireless alarm sensors?
The average life of a battery in a wireless alarm sensor has many contributing factors.
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Is an L5100 compatible with 5800 series sensors?
What sensors are compatible with the Honeywell L5100? Is it the whole line of Honeywell 5800 Series wireless devices?
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What are recessed door sensors?
Click here to learn what a recessed door sensor or recessed door contact is.
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What causes radio frequency loss?
Learn what can cause a loss of radio frequency between wireless alarm system devices and the receiver or wireless control panel.
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How do I install Honeywell wireless door/window sensor?
Learn the key tips when installing a Honeywell wireless door or window sensor with magnet.
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How do I enroll a Honeywell 5816 on a Honeywell L3000?
Learn the two best ways for enrolling a Honeywell 5816 wireless door or window sensor using a L3000 LYNX Plus wireless security system.
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Can I protect windows using Honeywell wireless sensors?
Learn how you can protect your home from intrusion through one of your accessible windows by using a Honeywell wireless sensor.
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How do you delete a Honeywell wireless device?
Learn how to delete a Honeywell wireless device from your Honeywell security system.
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What does a Honeywell 5816MN door/window sensor do?
Find out when to use a Honeywell 5816MN wireless mini door or window sensor.
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