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    Hi Guys,
    I have an NX4 alarm panel, with 3 wired sensors, outdoor light and internal screamer.
    Before i pay for a tech to come out, i would like to know if the following is possible on the NX4, as i've heard its possible on the NX8's and above

    1 - I would like to make zone 4 a momentary key switch, so i can connect this to a z-wave dry contact relay
    2 - have 2 outputs programed, to indicate the state of the panel, One being being armed/disarmed and the other if the strobe light is on/off - i'm assuming these outputs would just be a NO/NC output?

    Thanks for your help
    Adam



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    Zone 4 might be in use for outside siren box tamper.

    Depends if yours is NX4 or NX8 generally they were all NX8.
    You would need a relay card as the NX4/8 has no spare outputs, to do the armed/disarmed state.
    That being said not 100% sure if the NX4/8 will support a relay module. But they do only support 1 extra module.

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    Thanks for the reply secure

    I have looked at the panel, Its labeled DAS NX4 (NX8)

    The 4th zone only has a resistor between Z4 and COM
    The siren terminal and both AUX terminals have cabling - i'm guessing siren is indoor screamer and one of the AUX is for external strobe, not sure what would be on the other AUX terminal.

    Is the key switch option doable, since Z4 is empty?

    perhaps, time to just call the alarm company!
    Cheers

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    Yeah can do keyswitch zone.

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