Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Adjust the Sensitivity of a Honeywell Hardwired Motion Sensor?
Most motion sensors have configurable DIP switches that can be used to adjust device sensitivity. This varies depending on the sensor. Learn how to adjust your hardwired motion.
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Which Tuxedo Keypads Support Total Connect 2.0?
Any Tuxedo running Software Version 4.4.31 or higher can be used with TC2. WIFI models can be updated, but non-WIFI models must be replaced. Find out if your Tuxedo supports TC2.
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How Do I Factory Reset My Honeywell L7000?
The L7000 has menu option in Installer Tools called "Default Config", which restores factory default settings. The whole panel will need to be reprogrammed. Learn about the L7000.
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Will Qolsys Sensors Work with Older Systems?
Qolsys sensors operate at 319.5 MHz. They can work with sensors that accept this wireless frequency. This includes the encrypted Qolsys S-Line Sensors. Learn about Qolsys Sensors.
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Where Can I Buy a Honeywell L3000?
Alarm Grid sells the Honeywell L300 Security Panel. But new users should really consider a newer panel with more features. Find out why the Honeywell L3000 is relatively outdated.
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How Do I Add a Wired Siren to a Honeywell LYNX Touch Using the LYNX-WEXT Kit?
A wired siren can be added to a LYNX Touch. The LYNX-WEXT Kit includes everything you need, minus the wired siren. Learn to add a wired siren to a LYNX Touch with a LYNX-WEXT Kit.
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Is a Honeywell L7000 Compatible with a Honeywell L3000?
The Honeywell L7000 and Honeywell L3000 are both alarm control panels. They are not compatible with one another. Discover why there is only one alarm panel per security system.
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How Do I Successfully Update The 2GIG Easy Updater Tool?
First you must update the updater tool, then plug it into the 2GIG Go!Control panel to be updated and allow the update to run. Learn to update the 2GIG Go!Control panel.
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Which Battery Packs are Compatible with the Qolsys IQ Panel?
The Qolsys IQ Panel uses the Qolsys IQ Battery pack for backup power. The panel will switch over to battery power if AC power is lost. Learn about the IQ Battery.
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How Do I Change the Battery on a Qolsys IQ Panel Alarm System?
To change the battery in the Qolsys IQ Panel, first remove the back cover. Then use a screwdriver to remove the battery cover and swap the battery. Learn to change the IQ Battery.
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