Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Bypass a Sensor in Total Connect?
Bypassing a sensor prevents the device from alerting the alarm control panel after the system has been armed. Find out how you can bypass sensors through Total Connect 2.0.
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Where Do I Buy a Honeywell Wired Alarm System?
Alarm Grid sells some of the best hardwired Honeywell Alarm Systems available. Most are compatible with the Total Connect 2.0 service. Learn about the Honeywell Systems we offer.
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How Do I Add a Wired Siren to a Honeywell Lyric Alarm System?
For users who need a louder siren for a Lyric Panel, a wired siren is a possible option. But you will need several components! Find out how to add a wired siren to a Lyric System.
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Does the Lyric Alarm System have an Internal Alarm Siren?
The Lyric has a built-in siren that produces sounds of up to 85 dB. If a user needs a louder siren, they must use a Z-Wave siren or a hardwired siren. Learn about the Lyric Panel.
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How Do I Get a Total Connect Account?
The only way to get a Total Connect account is to sign-up for an alarm monitoring plan that includes access to the service. Learn more about Total Connect 2.0 and what it offers.
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How Do I Add a Yale YRD256 to a Honeywell L7000?
The L7000 has an automation menu where Z-Wave locks can be learned-in. Only the Z-Wave version of the YRD256 will work with the system. Learn how to add a YRD256 to an L7000.
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Why Do I Get Only One Arming Notification, but Two Disarm Notifications from ADC?
If you use an SEM Communicator to connect your system with Alarm.com, you will get two disarm notifications from ADC. Learn about the Alarm.com SEM Communicators.
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Why Do I Have a Trouble Condition on One of My 5800C2W Zones?
The Honeywell 5800C2W shows trouble conditions for low battery, supervision loss, AC loss and cover tamper. It supervises on the lowest calibrated zone. Learn about the 5800C2W.
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How Do I Walk Test a SiXPIR?
The easiest way to walk test a SiXPIR is to activate Walk Test Mode from the Lyric Panel. You can also activate it using the flashlight method. Learn how to Walk Test a SiXPIR.
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Is the Qolsys IQ Siren Compatible with a 2GIG GC3 Alarm System?
The Qolsys IQ Siren learns-in with a 2GIG GC3 Alarm System as a standard Z-Wave device. It will automatically activate when the panel goes into alarm. Learn about the IQ Siren.
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