Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Program a 5802WXT to My Wireless LYNX Touch Security System?
The 5802WXT is a single-button panic switch that can be auto-enrolled with a LYNX Touch through system programming. Learn how to program a Honeywell 5802WXT Wireless Panic Switch.
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How Do I Add a Z-Wave Device to the Qolsys IQ Panel 2?
Z-Wave devices are enrolled with the IQ Panel 2 by putting the panel in its Z-Wave pairing mode and then activating the device's inclusion function. Learn to pair a Z-Wave device.
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What Kind of Battery Does Alarm Grid Use?
Alarm Grid equipment, systems and security sensors use many different types of batteries. Learn more about the batteries that are used with Alarm Grid equipment.
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Can a Thief Cut Tempered Glass with a Glass Cutter?
Tempered glass is a type of "safety glass" that will shatter into tiny crystals upon being cut. It cannot be cut with a simple glass cutter. Learn how to monitor tempered glass.
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What is a Temporary Hold on a Honeywell Thermostat?
When a Honeywell Thermostat is in a temporary hold, it will temporarily maintain the set temperature until a specified time. Learn more about the temporary hold feature.
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What is an Interior Follower Zone?
When a zone is set to interior follower, it will trigger an alarm if the sensor is activated while the system is armed away. Learn more about the interior follower Response Type.
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What is Total Connect by Honeywell?
Honeywell's AlarmNet servers operate an interactive platform called Total Connect. This service can be accessed by an end user to control their system. Learn about Total Connect.
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Is Alexa Compatible with Z Wave?
If an Amazon Alexa device has been set up with a Z-Wave hub, then it will be compatible with any programmed Z-Wave smart home devices. Learn more about Amazon Alexa and Z-Wave.
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How Long Do the Batteries Last in a Wireless Security Camera?
Wireless security cameras typically receive power through a plug-in outlet, and they do not feature backup batteries. Learn more about wireless security cameras and how they work.
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How Do I Set Up Automation on My DSC Impassa?
To use a smart home automation device with a DSC Impassa, the device must be cleared and then added to the network. Learn more about automation and the DSC Impassa.
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