Ademco Vista 40 Support

What should I do if my Ademco Vista 40 alarm system has a low battery?

THIS INFORMATION IS TAKEN DIRECTLY FROM THE MANUAL FOR THIS ALARM SYSTEM. TROUBLE CONDITIONS A display of “SYSTEM LO BAT” (BAT), accompanied by a once per minute “beeping” at the Keypad indicates that a low system battery condition exists. CALL FOR SERVICE. A display of “LO BAT” (BAT) and a zone descriptor, accompanied by a […]

How to add or change user codes for Ademco Vista 40 system?

THIS INFORMATION IS TAKEN DIRECTLY FROM THE MANUAL FOR THIS ALARM SYSTEM. To add a user: IMPORTANT: Temporary users should not be shown how to use any system function they do not need to know (e.g. bypassing protection zones). 1. Enter Master or Manager code and press the [8] key. 2. Enter the new user’s […]

How do I arm and disarm my Ademco Vista 40 system?

THIS INFORMATION IS TAKEN DIRECTLY FROM THE MANUAL FOR THIS ALARM SYSTEM. Arming Perimeter Only With Entry Delay On Using the [3] Key (STAY) Use this key when you are staying inside, but expect someone to use an entry/exit door later. When armed in STAY mode, the system will sound an alarm if a protected […]

How do I bypass zones on my Ademco Vista 40 system?

THIS INFORMATION IS TAKEN DIRECTLY FROM THE MANUAL FOR THIS ALARM SYSTEM. BYPASSING PROTECTION ZONES Using the [6] (Bypass) Key This key is used when you want to arm your system with one or more zones intentionally unprotected. Bypassed zones are unprotected and will not cause an alarm when violated while your system is armed. […]

Why is my Ademco Vista 40 alarm system beeping?

THIS INFORMATION IS TAKEN DIRECTLY FROM THE MANUAL FOR THIS ALARM SYSTEM. TROUBLE CONDITIONS Typical “Check” Displays The word CHECK on the Keypad’s display, accompanied by a rapid “beeping” at the Keypad, indicates that there is a trouble condition in the system. To silence the beeping sound for “check” conditions, press any key. Note: Messages […]