Honeywell Lyric Alarm System Frequently Asked Questions

Can I Increase the Max Number of Zones On My Wireless Security System?
The maximum number of zones that an alarm system can support is hardcoded into the system's firmware. This limit cannot be increased. Learn about zone limits for alarm systems.
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How Long Should it Take to Activate My System?
Alarm Grid activation slots are set for a full hour. But most system activations are completed in around 30 minutes, sometimes even less. Learn about activating your Alarm Grid security system.
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Will the Lyric Security System Open/Close Garage Doors?
The Lyric can open and close garage doors by using the Honeywell 5877 Garage Door Relay. This is set up through the Automation Menu of the system. Learn about the Honeywell 5877.
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Why Did I Hear My Lyric Alarm System Speak Unexpectedly?
If you enable the Lyric Voice Command feature and never properly calibrate it, then you may hear the system suddenly speak for seemingly no reason. Learn about this feature.
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What Automation Options Do I Have For TC2 That Don't Include Z-Wave Devices?
Total Connect 2.0 supports server-to-server integrations for August Locks, Honeywell Home and TCC Thermostats, and Chamberlain LiftMaster Garage Doors. Learn about TC2 automation.
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What is the Role of a Monitoring Platform?
A monitoring platform forwards alerts to the central station and/or the end user via text and/or email, depending on the user's monitoring plan. Learn about monitoring platforms.
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How Do I Add My Lyric Controller to My WIFI Network?
Adding your Honeywell Lyric to your WIFI network will allow you to set it up for alarm monitoring service. Learn how to connect the Honeywell Lyric Controller to WIFI.
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How Do I Change the Master Code On a Honeywell Lyric Controller?
Changing the Master Code on Lyric requires knowing the current Master Code. You can also reset the Master Code using the Installer Code. Learn to change the Lyric Master Code.
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Can the Lyric Built-in Camera's Disarm Pictures Be Used With HomeKit?
The built-in camera on the Honeywell Lyric Security System is for use with Total Connect 2.0 only. It cannot be used with Apple HomeKit. Learn about the Lyric and HomeKit.
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What are the Best Ways to Prevent False Alarms?
A single mistake can result in a false alarm and a costly fine. You can prevent false alarms by following a set of practices. Learn how to prevent false security system alarms.
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