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How Do I Add/Delete User Codes?

To open the Control Panel cover, press the plastic latch on the top of the Control Panel.

To Add or Change an Access Code:
Add + Access Code + Done + 4-digit code

  1. Open the cover of the Control Panel
  2. The panel voice prompts you to Use red numbered keys to enter 4-digit ID. Enter your master access code using the red numbered keys.
  3. The panel voice prompts you to Please select from Start Menu. Press the ADD button on the Start Menu.
  4. The panel voice prompts you to Select from Main Menu. Press the ACCESS CODE button on the Main Menu.
  5. The panel voice responds with Master Code, press again for next access code or DONE to select or CANCEL to quit. Press the access code button again to hear the next access code. When you hear the access code you wish to change, press the DONE button.
  6. Enter 4 new number using the red numbered keys.
  7. Close the Control Panel cover.

To Delete a User Code:
Delete + Access Code + Done

  1. Open the cover of the Control Panel
  2. The panel voice prompts you to Use red numbered keys to enter 4-digit ID. Enter your master access code using the red numbered keys.
  3. The panel voice prompts you to Please select from Start Menu. Press the DELETE button on the Start Menu.
  4. The panel voice prompts you to Select from Main Menu. Press the ACCESS CODE button on the Main Menu.
  5. The panel voice responds with Access Code 1 , press again for next access code or DONE to select or CANCEL to quit. Press the access code button again to hear the next access code. When you hear the access code you wish to delete, press the DONE button. The panel voice responds with Access Code X deleted.
  6. Close the Control Panel Cover.

How Do I Checking the System Status?

Press the SYTEM STATUS button twice to to hear the status of your system.

Testing Sensors: 

To perform the sensor test:

  1. Open the Control Panel cover.
  2. Enter the master access code.
  3. Press the TEST button once, the Control Panel will say Sensor Test.
  4. Press the DONE button.

The panel voice will prompt you with a list of your programmed sensor that you need to test. The panel will start with sensor 1 and say Test sensor 1, sensor name.

When you trip a sensor and it communications successfully it will be removed from the list. You may trip the sensors in any order. The sensor test has a 4 minute time out that resets with each sensor trip.

After all sensors have been successfully tested, the Control Panel will say Sensor test complete, press done. Press DONE. The Control Panel will say Sensor test ok. If any of the sensors did not test successfully and you want to terminate the test, press DONE. The Control Panel will say Sensor test cancelled or failure. If a sensor test fails, call your security dealer.

How Do I Use Off Site Remote Phone Control

You may use an off-site phone to arm/disarm your Control Panel, toggle lights, check system status, or conduct and audio session (ask you installer if you have this feature).

To gain access to the Control Panel

  1. Cal the Control Panel and let the phone ring twice, then hang up.
  2. Wait at least 10 seconds and call the Control Panel again. You may wait up to 40 seconds before calling again.
  3. The Control Panel should answer on the first ring. You won't hear any prompt when the system answers.
  4. Press the * on your telephone and you will hear system activated.

At this point you may perform any of the desired actions listed above.

Note: Press * + code + 9 to hang up or your security system site phone my be busy for up to 90 seconds after your disconnect.

Note: If you are interactive with your Control Panel and the panel hangs up on you, the system is calling in a report to the central monitoring station or a pager, due to an action made by you or someone at the security system site.