Frequently Asked Questions

What Is a Loop on the LYNX Touch L5100?
Wondering what a loop on the L5100 LYNX Touch actually does? A loop can affect several aspects of your system and can prevent a sensor from not working properly if set to an improper loop. Learn more about loops here...
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Can I Arm My L5100 from My Phone?
Want to control your L5100 alarm system from your phone, tablet or computer? Let us show you how easy it really is...
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What Kind of Wire Do I Need For a LYNX Touch L5100 Installation?
The L5100 Lynx Touch is powered by the included transformer; however there is no wire included that will connect the panel to the transformer. Learn what type of wire is best and what Honeywell conveniently offers.
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Is the Honeywell 6160 a Wired Keypad or a Wireless Keypad?
Find out how to connect a Honeywell 6160 to Honeywell alarm system using a 4 wire connection
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Are the Honeywell Aurora Motions Detectors Pet Immune?
Find out how to set your Honeywell Aurora motion detector to be pet immune for animals up to 40 pounds...
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Can I use the Tuxedo Touch as an L5100 Keypad?
Want to add a Tuxedo Touch keypad to your L5100 Lynx Touch alarm system? Check out why you can NOT and what keypads are compatible.
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How Can I Get a Free Home Security System?
Learn why getting a free home security system may not be the best long term financial decision. Find out the benefits and flexibility that owning your own equipment grants you!
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Wired vs. Wireless Home Security Systems
Looking for a general breakdown of the pros and cons of wired and wireless security systems? We have broken out the specs for the top of the line wireless L5100 Lynx Touch and the wired VISTA-20P/21ip home alarm systems. Learn the nitty gritty of each system.
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Can I Use an iGSMV4G Communicator Without Internet?
Want to use your iGSMV4G without internet? Plan to run internet later on? No problem. See how...
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Can I Use an iGSMV4G Communicator Without Cellular (GSM)?
Want to use an iGSMV4G communicator with internet only? Although this unit will function without internet, it will not function without a cellular signal. See why...
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