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    Default How to turn off Service Light - NetworX

    I got a NetworX Series NX 8 Home Alarm, the Service Light is on even though no problem for the alarm, how can I turn off the Light ?
    Any help would be appreciated.
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    Hello alham,

    You will need to press[*], [2].
    If you see number 6 then you'll need to check your phone line.
    If you see number 8 then you'll need to set your time and date. This information is in the user manual.
    For everything else you'll probably have to get some help from your local security alarm technician.

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    Quote Originally Posted by alham View Post
    I got a NetworX Series NX 8 Home Alarm, the Service Light is on even though no problem for the alarm, how can I turn off the Light ?
    Any help would be appreciated.
    Regards
    Alham
    Well if there is no problem with the alarm then i would send it back with a tag saying "faulty service light".

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    you could open up your user manual on page 20 and read what it says.

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    Well... It is an NX. The real solution:


    ...but I don't think alham is planning on getting something else unless the NX is legitimately busted.

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    Hi Gameroom cash,
    After I press[*], [2], I see the number 8, the manual ask me refer to page 15, but that page is for " Viewing Phone Numbers ".
    I find " Set System Date & Time on Manual page 13 & 14.
    I will try tomorrow, see whether it work.
    Thank you very much for your help
    Regards
    Alham

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    Gameroom cash?

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    i think the lights are on but no ones home.

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    alham,

    If you see the number 8 then it's a time/date issue.
    The procedure below is from the user manual...

    Setting the Date:
    • Press * [9] [6]
    • Enter the master code (Eg. 1234)
    • Enter the day of the week. (1=Sunday, 2=Monday, 3=Tuesday,...)
    • Enter the Month. (Two digits. Eg. 01 for Janurary)
    • Enter the day of the month. (Eg. 25)
    • Enter the last two digits of the year. (Eg. 10)
    • Press # to exit.


    Setting the Time:
    • Press * [9] [7]
    • Enter the master code (Eg. 1234)
    • Enter the current hour. (24 hour format. Eg. 23 = 11PM)
    • Enter the curent minute. (Eg. 08)
    • Press # to exit.


    If you have any trouble with the above procedure, I'd strongly recommend calling a local security tech.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Security View Post
    Well... It is an NX. The real solution:


    ...but I don't think alham is planning on getting something else unless the NX is legitimately busted.
    Whats wrong with DAS Panels ?
    Very reliable, full of features?

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    Quote Originally Posted by keef82 View Post
    Whats wrong with DAS Panels ?
    Very reliable, full of features?
    Probably nothing wrong with them now, but in the early days us installers were the R&D guys. Once bitten twice shy...

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    Most fault lights can simply be disconnected. As a temporary workaround, users can apply some black electrical tape. This can be purchased at any Coles Supermarket and saves unnecessary service calls..

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    What don't I like about GE's NX panels?
    • Prone to production faults - Although I must admit I have not had anything to do with small panels for quite a few years.
    • Featureless - Although I hear the new Reliance series is better?
    • With the lack or features / functionality I would hardly claim it as value for money.

    For me if I have to go for anything low end, it's Paradox without question. Concept for the middle market and Casi-Rusco for enterprise.

    Sorry to unintentionally sabotage the thread alham. Did you figure out the time/date thing?

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    Quote Originally Posted by downunderdan View Post
    Most fault lights can simply be disconnected. As a temporary workaround, users can apply some black electrical tape. This can be purchased at any Coles Supermarket and saves unnecessary service calls..

    Or for those that know their panels can simply disable it via * 93 - 7

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    yes had a tech do that once to this day i reckon the faults still there but no body knows or cares

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    Quote Originally Posted by Security View Post
    What don't I like about GE's NX panels?
    • Prone to production faults - Although I must admit I have not had anything to do with small panels for quite a few years.
    • Featureless - Although I hear the new Reliance series is better?
    • With the lack or features / functionality I would hardly claim it as value for money.

    For me if I have to go for anything low end, it's Paradox without question. Concept for the middle market and Casi-Rusco for enterprise.

    Sorry to unintentionally sabotage the thread alham. Did you figure out the time/date thing?
    What features are missing?
    They can do 4 card readers with strikes, arm disarm with remotes, full wireless integration, voice module for remote accessing the system, the list goes on and on, its full of features man

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    Quote Originally Posted by keef82 View Post
    What features are missing?
    They can do 4 card readers with strikes, arm disarm with remotes, full wireless integration, voice module for remote accessing the system, the list goes on and on, its full of features man
    Paradox can manage 32 doors, has 2 way remotes, remotes with keypads, SMS control with feedback, control via web interface, voice module, intercom, IP reporting, SIA reporting....
    They also have wireless keypads, sirens, PIRs, smoke detectors, relays, reeds,...
    The average wireless range is 150m. I've got a client that has a 2 way remote he can open his garage door (with feedback) over 200m away!

    Correct me if I'm wrong but I'm pretty sure NX does not have half of the features I mentioned above. I used to be a NX fan myself (still have quite a few in the shed) but I found something new. At the moment I believe Paradox is the market leader. If Bosch, Ness, whoever come up with a better product the same value as Paradox, I'll switch to them.

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