Frequently Asked Questions

Can I Show Temperature on a Qolsys IQ Panel 2?
The Qolsys IQ Panel 2 can show the local high-low temperature forecast, as well as the temperature from a Z-Wave thermostat. Learn about the Qolsys IQ Panel 2 System.
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Do Fortrezz Products Work w/ Honeywell Security Systems?
Some Fortrezz products will work with Honeywell Panels. These include the Z-Wave sirens, water valves, and relay modules. Learn which Fortrezz products work with Honeywell Panels.
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Does a Honeywell LTE-XA Automatically Set the Security System's Time?
The only way to set the time for a Honeywell VISTA System is to do so manually. A communicator like the LTE-XA will not automatically set the time. Learn about VISTA Panels.
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Why Is My 5816 Showing a Fault When My Window is Closed?
A Honeywell 5816 Sensor must be properly aligned with its accompanying magnet when the window is closed, or else the zone will show a fault. Learn about the Honeywell 5816.
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What Are the Best Features for the Lyric Alarm System?
The Honeywell Lyric Security Panel has many features, including HomeKit support, built-in Z-Wave, integrated WIFI, and Amazon Alexa compatibility. Learn about the Lyric System.
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Can a PIR Ceiling Motion Sensor be Wall-Mounted?
While ceiling mount motion sensors are intended for use on the ceiling, these devices will technically work when mounted to the wall. Learn about PIR ceiling motion sensors.
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Do Cameras Stay Powered On When an Alarm System is Disarmed?
Security cameras will stay powered on when a system is disarmed because they are associated with the monitoring platform rather than the panel. Learn more about security cameras.
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Will Total Connect 2.0 Show an Alarm if a Prior Alarm Isn't Cleared?
If an alarm occurs on your Honeywell System, then you must clear the alarm. Otherwise, TC2 will not show a future alarm for the same zone. Find out how TC2 displays alarms.
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How Do I Add a Z-Wave Light to My IQ Panel 2?
Adding a Z-Wave light to your IQ Panel 2 will let you control it from the panel and from Alarm.com if the system is monitored. Learn how to add a Z-Wave light to an IQ Panel 2.
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Can I Add the ADC-VC736 to My Wireless Network?
The Alarm.com ADC-VC736 Large Bullet Camera can only connect to a wireless network if you add an ethernet to WIFI Bridge like the ADC-W110. Learn about the ADC-VC736.
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