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How do I wire a door strike or magnetic lock to my receiver?
Viewed 8730 times since Wed, Apr 14, 2010
All Linear receivers that use "dry contact" outputs do not supply voltage from the relays. This means that the receiver does not supply the voltage for the door strike or magnetic lock. You will need a power supply that supplies the correct voltage... Read More
How do I program a transmitter into a DXR-701 and DXR-702?
Viewed 6435 times since Mon, Mar 22, 2010
First press and release the Program button. The red program light should remain solid. While the light is solid, activate the transmitter. If the receiver captures the transmitter information, the red program light will flicker, then go out. Read More
How do I reset the master code on my security panel?
Viewed 3849 times since Mon, Mar 29, 2010
Without knowing the master code, you are unable to reset the master password. You can try and dial into the unit with the RA-2400 software and see what the master code is. This can only be done if the remote access password has not been changed... Read More
How do I wire a strobe light or siren to my receiver?
Viewed 3541 times since Thu, Apr 8, 2010
All Linear receivers that use "dry contact" outputs do not supply voltage from the relays. This means that the receiver does not supply the voltage for the door strike or magnetic lock. You will need a power supply that supplies the correct voltage... Read More
How do I set my extended range transmitter and receiver to work together?
Viewed 3340 times since Mon, Apr 5, 2010
The System Code that is sent by the Extended Range Transmitter is set using the System Code Switches. The System Code Switches are 2 sets of 8 switch dipswitch packs set side by side on the transmitter board. These dipswitches can be set in any... Read More
DXSR-1504/1508 - Factory Default
Viewed 3108 times since Mon, Mar 8, 2010
Note: This erases all transmitters and resets all parameters to factory defaults. Remove the Program Jumper Remove power for at least ten seconds Press and hold program buttons #1 and #2 Apply power Release program buttons #1 and #2 ... Read More
How do I program a transmitter into a DXSR-1504 and DXSR-1508?
Viewed 3016 times since Fri, Mar 12, 2010
Remove the receiver's cover On the receiver, locate and remove the program jumper Prepare the new remote to send a signal On the receiver, press and release the program button for the desired channel While the channel light is visible... Read More
DXS-73 Smoke Detector - Replacing the battery
Viewed 2919 times since Mon, Jul 30, 2012
After removing the old battery, you need to wait at least 15 seconds before installing the new battery; this gives the low-battery circuit time to reset. If the new battery is inserted too soon, a low battery signal will continue to be sent along... Read More
How do I program a transmitter into a SXR-64A?
Viewed 2762 times since Mon, Mar 15, 2010
With the panel disarmed, press the UP or DOWN button until the desired receiver channel number (1-64) is displayed - Memory light will be off if the receiver channel is vacant (only a vacant channel will accept a transmitter) Press the ADVANCE... Read More
How do I setup my Extended Range Transmitter and Receiver for Status or Supervisory operation?
Viewed 2658 times since Thu, Apr 8, 2010
The Extended Range Transmitter can be set to send a Status signal every hour. If the Extended Range Receiver does not receive a Status signal from the correct transmitter, the receiver will activate the Status output on the receiver after 4 hours. ... Read More
How do I program or delete a transmitter in a CP90?
Viewed 2559 times since Wed, Mar 31, 2010
Enter the programming mode by pressing "9", then the Master Code (default: 98765). Press "2", then "???" (the second button down in the left column of buttons. Enter an unused transmitter location. Press the "???" (the second button... Read More
How do I program a transmitter into a security panel?
Viewed 2555 times since Mon, Mar 29, 2010
Use your Master Code, then hit "Test" button once to go into the Test mode. Use your Master Code and "Test" button again to get into programming. Input the zone number for the transmitter, then activate the transmitter. Hold down the ... Read More
Is the DXS-80, CO Detector UL listed?
Viewed 2497 times since Tue, Apr 13, 2010
Yes, the DXS-80 is UL 2075 / UL 2034 compliant. Read More
How do I arm and disarm my system?
Viewed 2467 times since Mon, Mar 29, 2010
To arm the system, do the following: Input the Master Code. Hit the "Home" button to go into the Home mode. Input the Master Code. Press the "Away" button to go into the Away mode. Input the Master Code. To disarm the system, do the... Read More
Can I program with a telephone?
Viewed 2465 times since Mon, Mar 22, 2010
All of our security panels can be programmed through a telephone line using a computer and the RA-2400 software, but are unable to be programmed with a regular touch-tone telephone. Read More
How do I set the output to latch on my Extended Range Receiver?
Viewed 2442 times since Mon, Apr 5, 2010
The output on an Extended Range Receiver can be set to function in one of two ways. It can be set for manual or auto restoral. Manual restore is used when you want the output of the Extended Range Receiver to follow the input of the Extended Range... Read More