Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Add a Hardwire Zone to a DSC Impassa?
Hardwired sensors can be added to a DSC Impassa System using an RE508X Universal Wired to Wireless Converter. Learn how to use an RE508X with a DSC Impassa Control Panel.
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Can a Tuxedo Touch Text My Phone Messages?
The Honeywell Tuxedo Touch can be set up to send email notifications. This can be used to send SMS text messages to a phone. Learn to set up the Tuxedo Touch for text alerts.
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How Do I Disable Chimes on a Qolsys IQ Panel 2?
It is possible to disable chimes for the IQ Panel 2 System. This option is found within the Sound Settings Menu. Find out how to disable chimes on the IQ Panel 2.
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How Do I Add Additional User Codes to a Qolsys IQ Panel 2?
Adding additional users to a Qolsys IQ Panel 2 will allow additional user codes to be used with the system. Learn more about user management on the Qolsys IQ Panel 2 System.
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What Is Alarm.com?
Many security systems will connect with Alarm.com so that they can be operated remotely. Learn more about the Alarm.com interactive service and its exciting features.
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How Does a Pet-Immune Motion Detector Work?
If a motion detector is pet-immune, it can be set up in a way that it will not activate because of a small animal walking by. Find out more about pet-immune motion detectors.
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How Do I Turn the Chime Off On My Alarm System?
The process for turning off the chime differs between various alarm systems. Most systems have a volume setting for this purpose. Find out how to turn off your system's chime.
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Is Z-Wave Compatible with ADT?
Z-Wave can be used with any system as long as it has a Z-Wave controller and the user has a monitoring plan that includes Z-Wave control. Learn more about Z-Wave home automation.
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What is an Alarm System Key Fob and What Does it Do?
Many users set up key fobs with their alarm systems. These are handheld devices that can be used to quickly perform system functions. Learn more about key fobs and how they work.
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How Do I Install a CDMA Communicator in a Honeywell Lyric Alarm System?
A cell radio can be installed in a Lyric Controller by accessing the side expansion slot, inserting the communicator and closing the slot. Learn more about using a cell module.
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