Frequently Asked Questions

Will a Z-Wave Controller Connect to a Security Systems?
Z-Wave devices are all the rage in home security. Their meshed style communication makes them a great addition to a smart home. The best part is, they can be used with a security system!
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Will a Honeywell LYNX L5100 work without a phone line?
If you don't have a phone line, you may be wondering whether you can use a modern security system like Honeywell's L5100. You can!
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Is Total Connect Free?
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Can a Z-Wave Controller also be a Security System?
Find out how to integrate Z-Wave control with your Honeywell security system
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Can I use a Honeywell L5100 w/o Total Connect?
Find how how the Honeywell Lynx Touch L5100 will function without Honeywell Total Connect.
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What is the difference between Arm Stay & Arm Away?
Learn the difference between armed stay and armed away in this FAQ.
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How to wire the trigger on Lynx Touch 5100?
Find out how to wire the trigger output on the Honeywell L5100 wireless security system.
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What is a good L5100 compatible deadbolt lock?
Click to find out which deadbolt locks are compatible with the Honeywell LYNX Touch L5100.
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Honeywell Tuxedo Touch vs LYNX Touch L5100
The Tuxedo Touch and the L5100 are very different systems. But they are capable of many of the same things.
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Does the Tuxedo Touch require an alarm panel to work?
The Tuxedo Touch is made to be used as a home security keypad for a VISTA panel. However, it's built-in ZWAVE communicator makes it a great device even if you don't attach it to a panel.
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