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ps tools download password


May 28, 2018, 7:17 pm

uploaded the program from a panel, no problem. triedto download and a popup said enter download password. tried a bunch, no good. tried to turn off this feature, need password. called other techs wh... Read more »

Anyone have a manual for a Dictograph 55-sm security system?


May 19, 2018, 4:46 pm

I have a Dictograph 55 sm security system in our home which with some changes has worked well for over twenty five years. I now want to change it so I can turn it on and off with my smart cell phone... Read more »

N.D.A.'s

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May 15, 2018, 1:49 pm

Greetings Group, How many of you have had customers want you to sign a N.D.A. (non-disclosure agreement)? How did you deal with it or them? After 42 years in the business I had one ask me yester... Read more »

Searching for a Alarm Dealer near Paris Tennessee


May 13, 2018, 12:23 pm

Hello all, I have a customer that has a elderly friend near Paris, Tennessee. Which is way out of my area. They are having a difficult time finding a Security Alarm Dealer in the area. Can anyon... Read more »

Wow


April 28, 2018, 1:24 pm

Comment what topics about alarms Read more »

possible tt0 run First alert personailty disk on win 10


April 26, 2018, 10:24 pm

have the personailty disk but wont run on 64 bit or win 10 any ideas Read more »

Starlink


April 25, 2018, 4:21 pm

I have a couple new old stock Starlink Cells I ran across yesterday in the shop. I could use an RP1CAe2 keypad or better yet a DK1CA keypad. Anybody want to swap? you can use the contact form at... Read more »

Brinks / Monotronics


April 18, 2018, 3:53 am

I see that mono is becoming Brinks. What a cruel turn of fate (hee hee hee) Read more »

Entrapass Access Level Exceptions


February 28, 2018, 5:10 pm

Recently went to training for Entrapass and learned something new, Access L evel Exceptions. I thought, gee this is great! Came back to the office and when I try to use this feature, only 4 of my ... Read more »

Napco Quickloader software?


February 26, 2018, 10:42 pm

Hi All, I just bought a house that has an old Napco system in it. Napco won't let me download Quickloader to change the system without being a dealer. Does anyone have a recent version of the progra... Read more »

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Ademco Vista-10SE no sounder output?


Hello all, During some recent tests on a Ademco Vista-10SE, we found there is no output to the sounder terminal (terminal 3). The sounder in this case is connected to a dialer which of course never... Read more »

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FAI Security Guard SG1, SG2, SG3, Ness Guardpost & others


As a registered security service technician, I'm here to help you. I was an installer on the FAI systems back in the 90's and I'm still servic ing them today in Victoria, Australia. I can help you... Read more »

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Re: First Alert FA215 - how to replace the battery?


Thanks everyone for the good advice. Our battery just went out after a full 10 years and 8 months! The unit has been waking us up every 4 hours ARG! to complain of the battery failure. It's a Casi... Read more »

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How do you price CCTV service contracts?


Hello everybody, I'd like to tap the collective wisdom of this nice group. Reading the latest BICSI News newsletter, in the Secure your bottom line... article the author argues that typical charges ... Read more »

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An Inconvenient Truth - Unlicensed Bay Alarm Company - Message from the CAA...


Group: Here is a message from Jon Sargent, CAA President, along with my reply. Got whitewash anyone? Jon Sargent CAA President 10-17-2006 This is not going away. The CAA has rules; Bay Alarm Company... Read more »

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Pull Station Height

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This is a question for Nick to help keep his brain functions working. NFPA 72 says that the pull station should be mounted at 42-54 AFF ADA says that the pull station should be mounted at 48 AFF PA T... Read more »

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CCTV with Cat5 and what I've learned.


A few weeks ago I mentioned that I was doing my first CCTV install using Ca= t5 and Baluns. I think it was here (but maybe in other groups too) that it = was touted as being less expensive to use Cat... Read more »

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GEM-RP1CAE2 & 2x 8 zone Expanders - 17-24 zone OPEN


Hi, I have a Napco 3200 panel, with GEM-RP1CAE2 Keypad, two 8-zone expanders & a 16-point wireless receiver. My system was fine till I had 16 zones (8 from panel & 8 from a 8-zone expander + 8 point ... Read more »

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Radioncs 9112 lockcode


Good evening all, I just got a Radionics 9112 panel, first thing I did was lock the reset pin and try to check for a lockcode with my 5200. Of course it was locked! Is there a way to zap the code ... Read more »

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Does anyone know about Ademco high speed protocol


Does anyone know about Ademco high speed protocol ? I'm busy writing software for an alarmsystem and it would be nice if I could implement these features. Actually, I'm new at this kind of alarm syst... Read more »