Frequently Asked Questions

How do I Add More Zones to My Honeywell VISTA Security System?
Wired and wireless expansion can be accomplished on a Honeywell Vista Panel. Learn which modules are compatible for adding hardwired and wireless zones.
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What Loop Should My Honeywell Smoke Detector Be On?
Honeywell Smoke Detectors should be programmed as a fire zone on loop 1. Find out how many loops each Honeywell Smoke Detector has and what each loop supports.
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What Receiver Format Sends 5555 5555 5555?
Alarm panels have the ability to send signals to a central station in a variety of different formats, including High Speed. Learn more about High Speed format!
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What Do the Lights Mean on a GSMV4G?
The Honeywell GSMV4G three LED's can indicate various types of status, such as registration, and trouble conditions. Find out what each LED indicates.
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Lyric Gateway Vs. Honeywell Vista System
This comparison chart highlights common features between the two panel types. Decide which panel is right for you.
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How Many Events Does a Lyric Gateway Store In the System?
Lyric Gateway stores events locally, through the panel log, and remotely via Total Connect 2.0. Let’s see how it works!
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How do I Program a 5802WXT to My VISTA Security System?
To add a 5802WXT you'll need an alpha keypad, and the ability to enter programming. Let's take a look...
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What Key Fob Should I Use w/ My VISTA-10P, 15P, or 20P?
The recommended key fob to use with Vista-10p, 15p and 20p systems are the 5834-4 and the 5834-4EN. Discover which key fob you prefer.
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Can I get Wireless Sensors to Work on a VISTA 10SE?
Honeywell 5800 wireless sensors can work with a Vista 10SE. You will need a receiver on the system. Learn how to use wireless sensors with a Vista 10SE.
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What Is The Best Long Range PIR Motion Sensor?
Find out which long range PIR motion sensor is the best
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