Wireless Alarm Systems Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Connect My iPhone to a Qolsys IQ Panel 2?
In order to connect an iPhone to a Qolsys IQ Panel 2, you will need a cellular monitoring plan, an Alarm.com account and the Alarm.com app on your iPhone.
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How Do I Get Power to a Qolsys IQ Panel 2?
A Qolsys IQ Panel 2 receives power from its included power supply. The power supply for the system plugs into the back of the IQ Panel 2 and into an outlet.
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Can I Make the Honeywell L3000 Call My Phone?
The Honeywell L3000 can call a phone number using its Follow Me feature. This will inform users about certain system events that occur on their L3000 panel.
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Where is the Power Button on the L5100?
While there is no power button on an L5100, it is possible to reboot the panel. You can also turn it off by removing its power supply and backup battery.
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How Do I Connect a Lyric Wireless Security System to WIFI?
The Honeywell Lyric Controller can connect to WIFI by joining a WIFI network. The device comes with a built-in WIFI card, so no additional add-ons are needed.
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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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Do the Honeywell Lynx Systems Require RF Line of Sight?
Honeywell Lynx Systems never use line of sight. RF communication does not require line of sight. Lynx panels use RF to communicate with 5800 Series devices.
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How Do I Program a SiXPIR to the Lyric Gateway?
In order to enroll a SiXPIR with a Lyric Gateway system, you must contact your alarm monitoring company and have them put the Lyric Gateway into learn mode.
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Is a Honeywell 5818MNL compatible with a 2GIG GC3?
As a 5800 Series sensor, the Honeywell 5815MNL is compatible with the 2GIG GC3. No additional add-ons are needed to use the 5818MNL with a 2GIG GC3 panel.
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How do I Install the XCVR2 on my 2GIG GC3 Alarm Panel?
The XCVR2 is not compatible with the 2GIG GC3, instead, install the XCVR3-GC3 to support the Image2-GC3 image sensor. Read on to see how it installs.
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