Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Put a 5834-4 Into High Security Mode?
A Honeywell 5834-4 Key Fob has both a low-security mode and a high-security mode. The high-security mode uses rolling code encryption. Learn about this mode and how to use it.
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Which Image Sensor Is Compatible With My Panel?
Are you wondering if a particular image sensor is compatible with your system? How many are supported? Is a daughtercard needed? Learn all about image sensor compatibility.
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Which Battery Packs are Compatible with the Qolsys IQ Panel 2?
If you need a replacement battery pack for an IQ Panel 2, then you get a Qolsys IQ2 Battery. The pack can keep the system running for up to 24 hours. Learn about the IQ Panel 2.
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How Do I Walk Test a 2GIG GC3?
You should perform a Walk Test after installing new sensors to make sure that they work properly and do not cause false alarms. Find out how to perform a Walk Test on a 2GIG GC3.
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How Do I Walk Test a 2GIG GC2?
The 2GIG GC2 System has an option in the Installer Toolbox for performing a Walk Test. This way, you can test sensors without setting off an alarm. Learn to Walk Test a GC2.
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What is a Walk Test?
You should perform a Walk Test after installing a new motion sensor to make sure it responds properly and won't cause false alarms. Learn about Walk Tests and how they work.
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Will Linear's Z-Wave Products Work with Honeywell LYNX Touch Systems?
By adding a Honeywell L5100-ZWAVE Module to a Honeywell LYNX Touch Panel, the system can support Linear Z-Wave devices. Learn how to use Z-Wave with a Honeywell LYNX Touch.
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How Many Zones Does a Honeywell VISTA 15P Have?
A Honeywell VISTA 15P can support up to 32 security zones and 8 key fob button zones. But it can only support 6 hardwired zones on its own. Learn about the VISTA 15P.
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What Is a Honeywell IS2535?
Users with a hardwired security system can install a Honeywell IS2535 to monitor for motion. The sensor offers two pet immunity options. Learn about the Honeywell IS2535.
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How Do I Program the Honeywell 5800COMBO to the Lyric Security System?
The Honeywell 5800COMBO can be auto enrolled with multiple zones on a Lyric Alarm System. It will need five zones for full functionality. Learn how to use the 5800COMBO.
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