Honeywell 5828 Frequently Asked Questions

How Do Alarm Keypads Work?
Alarm Keypads are used for controlling an alarm system. Depending on the type of panel, a keypad can either be a primary or secondary access point. Learn more about alarm keypads.
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How Do I Add a Honeywell 5828 to a LYNX Touch?
A 5828 Keypad is programmed with a LYNX Touch by matching the House ID for the keypad and the panel and by setting the System Type to 2 for LYNX. Learn how to program a 5828.
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How Do I Set The House ID For a Honeywell LYNX Touch?
The House ID Code for a LYNX Touch can be set from 01 to 31. It is used for communicating with bi-directional wireless devices. Find out how to set the House ID for a LYNX Touch.
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Honeywell 5828V vs 5828
The only difference between the Honeywell 5828V Keypad and the Honeywell 5828 Keypad is that the 5828V Keypad has a voice feature. This means it will read out the zone descriptors whenever a zone is faulted. The 5828V can also be used to record an audible voice message that can be played back later.
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How Do I Take My Honeywell Wireless Keypad Off Sleep Mode?
The user will wake up a Honeywell wireless 5828 or a 5828V keypad by pressing the star key. Learn how to keep the Honeywell wireless 5828 keypad awake.
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Will a Repeater Extend the 5828's Range?
A 5800RP will increase the range of a 5828 keypad to a maximum of 100 feet from the panel. The 5800RP must be within 50 feet of both the keypad and the panel.
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How to program House ID for Honeywell 2GIG GC3?
The 2GIG GC3 control panel does not support the use of Honeywell 5800 series devices that use a House ID. Read on to see compatible bi-directional devices.
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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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Can a Honeywell 5800RP Work on a 2GIG System?
A Honeywell 5800RP can work with any 2GIG system. The 5800 repeater will only communicate with Honeywell 5800 devices that are enrolled to the system.
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Can I Use 2nd Keypad w/ Honeywell L5200, L5210, L7000?
Find out if a 2nd keypad can be used with a Honeywell L5200, L5210, L7000
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