Honeywell VISTA-20P Frequently Asked Questions

Honeywell 5806W3 vs 5808W3
The Honeywell 5808W3 is a wireless Photoelectric Smoke with a built-in heat detector. The 5806W3 is a wireless Photoelectric Smoke only. Find out more!
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Does the Honeywell VISTA 20P Send Emails and Texts?
Yes the Honeywell VISTA 20P is able to send text and email notifications with Total Connect 2.0 service. Learn setup these notifications on your system.
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Can an End of Line Relay Cause Power Failure on a Zone?
End of Line relays are used on 4-wire smoke zones to alert the end-user if the smokes experience power loss, but wouldn’t cause a power failure. Read on!
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Can I Wire a 6150 to an AUX Power Supply?
A 6150 can be wired to a power supply if connecting to the panel’s power output requires too much current. Learn how to connect a 6150 to an AUX Power Supply.
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What Sensors Work on a VISTA-20P?
The Honeywell VISTA-20P is a wired alarm control panel but is also compatible with Honeywell 5800 series wireless devices. Learn compatibility details here.
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What Size Resistors Work on a Honeywell 4219 Zone Expander?
The only resistors that can be used with a Honeywell 4219 Zone Expander is a 2K-ohm rated resistor. Learn why the resistor is used and how to install them.
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Will the VISTAs Work with the 4G Networks?
VISTA alarm systems can work with 4G cellular networks. There are five 4G cellular communicators available for the systems. Learn which one is right for you.
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Can VISTA Systems Use the 6160RF and Wireless Receivers?
Vista panels support hardwired and wireless expansion. Receivers can be stand alone, or built into a keypad. Learn about using the 6160RF with a Vista System.
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How Do I Remove the VISTA 20P Expansion Module?
The Vista-20P supports both Wireless and Wired Zone Expansion. Learn how you can remove an expansion module and clear any trouble message this causes.
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How do I Add More Zones to My Honeywell VISTA Security System?
Wired and wireless expansion can be accomplished on a Honeywell Vista Panel. Learn which modules are compatible for adding hardwired and wireless zones.
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