Honeywell VISTA-15PSIA Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Edit the Default Screen On an Alpha Keypad For a VISTA-15P?
A custom word or phrase of up to 16 characters can be set for the Alphanumeric Keypad on your Honeywell VISTA-15P Security System. Learn how to set a custom message on your keypad.
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How Do You Manually Control an Output On a VISTA-15P, VISTA-20P, or VISTA-21IPLTE Panel?
Manual control of an output is achieved by using the Code + [#] + [7xx] or Code + [#] + [8xx] command. These commands will turn an output ON or OFF respectively. Learn more here.
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How Do I Change the Master Code for a VISTA-15P, 20P or 21iP Using the Honeywell Home Tuxedo?
By accessing Console Mode, you can change the Master Code for your VISTA. This is done in the same way as using an Alphanumeric Keypad. Learn to change your system's Master Code.
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How Do I Upgrade a Honeywell VISTA P-Series System to Use LTE?
Adding an LTE communicator to a VISTA P-Series Panel will allow it to connect with an LTE network. But certain firmware requirements must be met for TC2. Learn about VISTA Panels.
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Which Smoke Detectors Work w/ a Honeywell VISTA-15P?
A VISTA-15P can support 2-wire and 4-wire smoke detectors. Wireless Honeywell 5800 Smokes can be used if a wireless receiver is added. Find out which smokes a 15P can support.
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How Do I Clear a Low Battery in My Honeywell Vista P Series Panel?
To clear a low battery message, you must first remedy the low battery condition. This may require a battery replacement. Learn to clear a low battery on the Vista P-Series Panels.
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What Does SIA Mean on a VISTA-P Alarm System?
A panel listed as SIA is complaint with the standards outlined by the Security Industry Association. The standards help to reduce false alarms. Learn about SIA compliant systems.
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What Exactly is a Duress Code and a Verbal Duress Code?
When a user enters in a duress code or provides a verbal duress password, the central station operator will know to send immediate dispatch. Learn more about duress codes.
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How Does a Monitored Alarm System Work?
Any monitored system is able to send out signals that alert others to system events. This is usually done through a cellular or IP connection. Learn more about alarm systems.
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Do I Need a Phone Line for a Home Security System?
Thanks to IP and cellular connectivity, a user does not need a phone line for a home security system. Learn about the communication paths used with alarm systems.
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