Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Test the ESL 521BXT for Smoke Detection?
To test a 521BXT for smoke detection, shoot canned smoke into the vents of the device. A loud siren emitting from the detector indicates a successful test.
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How Do I Program a Wireless Zone on My Honeywell VISTA-20P?
A wireless zone can be programmed on a VISTA-20P system by using an alphanumeric keypad to access zone programming. From there, you can program the zone.
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How Do I Program a SiXFOB to a Lyric Gateway?
The only way to learn-in a SiXFOB with a Lyric Gateway is to have your monitoring company remotely put the Gateway into learn mode and then enroll the device.
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How Do I Add a 5869 to a LYNX Touch or Lyric System?
A Honeywell 5869 can be added to a LYNX Touch or a Lyric system by programming the device to the panel and then installing the device in a desired location.
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How Do You Add a 2GIG AC2-PLUG to the 2GIG GC3?
The 2GIG AC2-PLUG power transformer connects directly to female barrel connection of the 2GIG GC3. Using the AC2-PLUG will make it easier to power the panel.
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How Do I Wire an IS3035 Motion to My Security System?
The Honeywell IS3035 is connected to a security system via an 18 to 22 gauge wire. The wire runs from the panel into the motion detector's terminal block.
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How Do I Reset the Polling Loop Smoke Detector on a VISTA 128BPT?
The 5193SD and 5193SDT smoke detectors do not contain sounders. Because of this, a reset is not required after a fire alarm occurs on the Vista 128BPT.
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How Do I Setup an IPCAM-WO?
The IPCAM-WO can use a wired Ethernet connection or WPS for an encrypted wireless connection. Once connected, it must be activated by your monitoring company.
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What is the Difference Between a Master Code and a Normal User Code?
A master code has the ability to add, edit, and delete other user codes. It can never deleted, only edited. A user code can only arm, disarm, and bypass.
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How Do I Program a Window Sensor to a Honeywell L5100?
A window sensor can be programmed into an L5100 through the zone programming menu of the panel. You will need the panel's installer code to access this menu.
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