Frequently Asked Questions

Honeywell GSMV4G vs GSMX4G
The GSMV4G and the GSMX4G are both great GSM communicators for the VISTA series panels. Find out why you might choose one over the other.
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When Would I Need a Honeywell Steel Door Contact?
Steel doors present problems for traditional door/window sensors. A steel door magnet, which is a bit stronger can solve the problem.
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How do I use a Honeywell 5834-4 Wireless Key Fob?
The 5834-4 is Honeywell's most popular key fob. It is a simple to program and use key fob that integrates with most of Honeywell's RF interfaces.
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Which Security Cameras are Compatible w/ an L5100?
Home security cameras are becoming more and more important. Make sure to get Honeywell cameras that are compatible with your Total Connect system.
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Can a Honeywell alarm system be self-monitored?
Find out if you can self-monitor your Honeywell alarm system without the need of an expensive central station monitoring plan.
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Do Honeywell 5815 door and window sensors have magnets?
Learn how the Honeywell 5815 door and window sensors work and their use of magnets in this Alarm Grid FAQ.
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Are Telguard systems good?
If you are considering a Telguard alarm communicator, read this FAQ.
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How far our can a Honeywell motion detect movement?
Find out what the range is for your Honeywell motion detector.
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How do I install a Honeywell 5811 door & window sensor?
Learn how to install a Honeywell 5811 door and window sensor in this FAQ.
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Can a Tuxedo Touch control Leviton light switches?
Find out how to use your Honeywell Tuxedo Touch to control Leviton light switches.
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