Frequently Asked Questions

What Gauge Wire Should I Use w/ a Honeywell L5200?
It is recommended that 18-gauge, 2-conductor wire is used when wiring a Honeywell L5200. But a Honeywell LT-Cable can be used to make the process easier. Learn about the Honeywell L5200.
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How Do I Create an Automation in Apple HomeKit?
An Automation is a smart home action that is performed automatically by the Apple HomeKit. New Automations can be created using an iOS device. Learn how to use Apple HomeKit.
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Which Battery Does the Honeywell FG1625 Use?
The Honeywell FG1625 is a hardwired glass break sensor that does not use a battery. The system backup battery will keep it running if power loss occurs. Learn about the FG1625.
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What is the Honeywell VAM Used For?
By adding a Honeywell VAM to your Honeywell VISTA System, you can control Z-Wave smart home devices through Total Connect 2.0. Learn about the Honeywell VAM and how it is used.
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Does a Honeywell VISTA 20P Support Motion Sensors?
A Honeywell VISTA 20P can support hardwired motion sensors. It can also support 345 MHz wireless sensors if a wireless receiver is added. Learn about motion sensors.
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What is the Qolsys Hardwire 16-S?
Users who want to bring hardwired sensors to a newer 319.5 MHz wireless security system can benefit from the Qolsys Hardwire 16-S. Learn about this wired to wireless converter.
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How Many Wireless Zones Does the Honeywell L3000 Have?
A Honeywell L3000 is capable of supporting up to 40 wireless zones. Most sensors require one wireless zone, but there are some that take more. Learn about the Honeywell L3000.
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Can I Add the ADC-T2000 to My Alarm.com Account?
The ADC-T2000 is a Z-Wave Thermostat that can be controlled through Alarm.com. Find out how you can pair the ADC-T2000 Z-Wave thermostat with the Alarm.com platform.
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Where Do I Install a Sensor Contact on a Door?
The best place to install a contact is on a door frame. The magnet should be installed on the moving part of the door, within a half-inch of the sensor. Learn about door contacts.
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How Do I Update the Rev Chip on My Honeywell Alarm Panel?
Honeywell offers replacement Rev Chips, also called PROM Chips, that are used to update their VISTA Series Panels. Find out how to upgrade the Rev Chip on your Honeywell System.
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