Frequently Asked Questions

Where Can I Find the Alarm Control Panel in My House?
It can be a little tricky to find your wired alarm panel, as it may be hidden away somewhere deep inside your house. Learn where the security panel in your home may be installed.
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How Do I Connect a Wireless Shock Sensor to an Alarm System?
A wireless shock sensor can be auto-enrolled with a system by putting the panel into its wireless enrollment mode and then activating the shock sensor. Learn about shock sensors.
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Is the IQ Panel 2 Compatible with Honeywell Wireless Sensors?
Only the 345 MHz version of the Qolsys IQ Panel 2 Plus can support Honeywell Wireless Sensors. The regular IQ Panel 2 cannot support Honeywell Sensors. Learn about the IQ Panel 2.
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How Do I Connect Alexa to My Honeywell Thermostat?
Amazon Alexa has Skills for various Honeywell Thermostats. Your thermostat may use the Total Connect 2.0, Honeywell Home, or Total Connect Comfort Skill. Learn about Amazon Alexa.
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How Do I Test My 2GIG SMKT3-345?
The 2GIG SMKT3-345 Smoke and Heat Detector has a test button for testing the sounder, LED lights and transmitter. But smoke and heat detection must be tested manually. Learn about the SMKT3-345.
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Can I Turn Off Arm-Confirm on a Qolsys IQ Panel 2 Alarm System?
The Qolsys Iq Panel 2 does not have an Arm-Confirm feature. The system will not produce a loud tone when Arming Away using a key fob or keypad. Learn about the IQ Panel 2.
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How Do I Connect My Honeywell Tuxedo Touch to WiFi?
The Tuxedo Touch WIFI Keypad has an IP Menu for configuring the WIFI setup. You must choose a network and provide the correct password. Learn how to connect your Tuxedo to WIFI.
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Are There Security Systems Better Than a Qolsys IQ Panel 2 Alarm System?
The IQ Panel 2 is one of the most advanced and robust systems available. Many consider it to be the best system on the market today. Find out what makes the IQ Panel 2 so great.
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Why am I Not Receiving Flood Notifications from My Lyric Panel via HomeKit?
HomeKit does not send specific notifications for flood sensors. But if the zone has a Response Type of 24-Hour Auxiliary, it can send a generic alert. Learn about Apple HomeKit.
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Why am I Not Receiving Temperature Notifications from My Lyric Panel via HomeKit?
A temperature sensor can send a General Lyric System Alert through HomeKit if it is programmed with a 24-Hour Auxiliary Response Type. Learn about temperature sensors and HomeKit.
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