Honeywell L5000 Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Find the Firmware Revision for My Honeywell LYNX Touch System?
The firmware for a Honeywell LYNX Touch can be found within the Test Menu of the Master Tools Menu. It will be displayed at the top of the screen. Learn how to use the LYNX Touch.
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How Do I Program a Honeywell L5000 Alarm System?
Programming an L5000 System involves enrolling new sensors and configuring the zone settings. You will need the Installer Code to access programming. Learn about the L5000 System.
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Can I Use More Than One Battery Pack in a Honeywell L5000?
You should never use more than one battery pack in a Honeywell L5000 at any time. Trying to do so could damage the panel and cause problems. Learn about the Honeywell L5000.
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Which Battery Packs are Compatible with the Honeywell L5000?
The Honeywell L5000 has three Honeywell LYNX Backup Batteries available. Each battery holds a different charge. Learn about the batteries for the Honeywell L5000.
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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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How Do I Add Additional Keypads on a Honeywell L5000?
As a member of the LYNX Touch Series, the Honeywell L5000 can support a 5828 or 5828V. Its settings must be configured to match the panel. Learn how to add a keypad to an L5000.
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Are There Security Systems Better Than a Honeywell L5000 Alarm System?
The Honeywell L5000 is a relatively outdated alarm panel that many users should consider replacing with a newer and better system. Learn about the Honeywell L5000 Security System.
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Which Systems Can Alarm Grid Take Over?
Alarm Grid will support any alarm system that we can take over. To take over a system, the user may need to know the panel's Installer Code and/or Master Code. In some situations, the user will need to replace the system's communicator. Learn more about what systems we can take over.
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Honeywell Lyric Controller vs. Honeywell LYNX Touch Systems
Honeywell is known for making great wireless all-in-one alarm panels. These panels include the new Lyric Controller and the LYNX Touch Systems. All of these panels operate in a similar manner. However, the Lyric is newer and more robust than the LYNX Touch Systems. Learn more about these panels.
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Can My Honeywell LYNX Touch Security System Send Me a Text Message When Triggered?
A user is capable of receiving text messages regarding their Honeywell LYNX Touch Security System. These text messages are sent from Total Connect. This is an interactive service that syncs with the user's Honeywell security system. Learn more about receiving text alerts from Total Connect.
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