Home Security Systems

Home security system repair questions? Ask a technician.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Home Security Systems Questions
My alarm keeps goim. My alarms in my home keep going off,
My alarms in my home keep going off, There is not smoke or no fire. This alarm is also a carbon monoxide alarm as well. when it goes of it says fire?? … read more
Wes
Wes
Owner/Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
2,920 satisfied customers
I have a Vivint home security system and the playback video
I have a Vivint home security system and the playback video on one camera has not been working. Vivint sent a new drive which I installed but it showed an error code. Then my second camera stopped sen… read more
Roger
Roger
Customer Service
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
74 satisfied customers
I have a Lorex ECO services security system with 16 cameras.
I have a Lorex ECO services security system with 16 cameras. I have forgotten the DVR device ID password ***** don't have physical access to the unit. … read more
Pete
Pete
Senior Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
12,071 satisfied customers
I have a Swann 84600T DVRb8 camera system, for some reason
I have a Swann 84600T DVRb8 camera system, for some reason the tv screen went blank and could no longer detect the HDMI imput from the DVR. No one has touched anything and was working ok as normal before this. I have changed HDMI cables anf tv monitors but no change. Also the green power light is flashing on and off and the blue light does not come on at all. … read more
Michael
Michael
Appliance Repair Technician
Bachelor's Degree
2,500 satisfied customers
I have just moved into a new house and my user name and
I have just moved into a new house and my user name and password ***** lost on shipping it was a sticky note taped to the bottom of the unit I have just reinstalled the system into my new home and I d… read more
Eric Billings
Eric Billings
President
High School or GED
48 satisfied customers
My night owl system is connected to my network via my
my night owl system is connected to my network via my linksys router. the dvr i mean with a couple wired cams. my question is, its not allowing me to port forward so i can view on my mobile. i had the… read more
Pete
Pete
Senior Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
12,071 satisfied customers
We install and service commercial security systems, but we
We install and service commercial security systems, but we have not done any home automation. We have a request from a VIP type of person that he would like to get his Leviton HAI system in his house … read more
Michael Hannigan
Michael Hannigan
Bachelor's Program
4,282 satisfied customers
Just installed a Swann system. Cameras work well, went
Just installed a Swann system. Cameras work well, went through the entire set up wizard, but it doesn't record. What could I be missing?… read more
Eric Billings
Eric Billings
President
High School or GED
48 satisfied customers
After being in storage a year I think my battery is
After being in storage for over a year I think my battery is dead and I cannot get my safe open. I think the override code is 42205, but how do I change the battery and reset my code… read more
Michael
Michael
Appliance Repair Technician
Bachelor's Degree
2,500 satisfied customers
Home automation and z wave: can I use a GE 45600 z wave remote
Home automation and z wave: can I use a GE 45600 z wave remote with a 2gig GoControl and if so, how do I set up the GE 45600 as the secondary to pair it with the GoContol panel?… read more
Michael
Michael
Appliance Repair Technician
Bachelor's Degree
2,500 satisfied customers
We have a 24 year old Ademco 4160 Security Alarm System. We
We have a 24 year old Ademco 4160 Security Alarm System. We have been extremely happy with it until yesterday when it started to beep and a "C" showed up in the right hand corner. Hitting "4" did not … read more
Glen Moore
Glen Moore
Technician
Bachelor's Degree
327 satisfied customers
Hi Glen, This issue is much more difficult. I have installed
Hi Glen, This issue is much more difficult. I have installed an Ademco 5881EN wireless receiver in my Vista 10SE Security Sysem. I did this to allow communication with an Ademco 5800Wave wireless Sire… read more
Glen Moore
Glen Moore
Technician
Bachelor's Degree
327 satisfied customers
I have a Honeywell vista 128bpt and I purchased it for the
I have a Honeywell vista 128bpt and I purchased it for the purpose of tying it into the Lutron RadioRa 2 lighting control. Lutron's side works well but when connected to panel, the lighting doesn't re… read more
Glen Moore
Glen Moore
Technician
Bachelor's Degree
327 satisfied customers
I have a Honeywell Total Home System that was installed in
I have a Honeywell Total Home System that was installed in 1997. I need to add an additional keypad. Are there any keypads available that will work with this system? (The control board says Total Home… read more
Glen Moore
Glen Moore
Technician
Bachelor's Degree
327 satisfied customers
I just purchased a second Securityman surveillance camera.
I just purchased a second Securityman surveillance camera. I expected to used it as camera number 2 with my existing camera and receivers. However, the camera I received from Heartland is marked as CU… read more
Glen Moore
Glen Moore
Technician
Bachelor's Degree
327 satisfied customers
I have a 315Mhz Liftmaster garage door opener. The range on
I have a 315Mhz Liftmaster garage door opener. The range on my homelink remote in my car is too short (works in garage but not outside with door down). I was going to order a 315Mhz repeater to try an… read more
Glen Moore
Glen Moore
Technician
Bachelor's Degree
327 satisfied customers
my ademco video recorder for cctv model #ahdr9-320 9 channel
my ademco video recorder for cctv model #ahdr9-320 9 channel digital with internal nic has stopped recording because there is no power going to it. I have already trouble shot as much as I could. the … read more
Neil
Neil
Technician
Associate Degree
914 satisfied customers
hi i have an ultrak dvr recorder for cctv.it is working but
hi i have an ultrak dvr recorder for cctv.it is working but ive forgotten the password,how can i view the footage recorded… read more
Neil
Neil
Technician
Associate Degree
914 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

He answered my question promptly and gave me accurate, detailed information. If all of your experts are half as good, you have a great thing going here.

DianeDallas, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Neil

Neil

Technician

914 satisfied customers

20 years experience in the alarm industry.

Glen Moore

Glen Moore

Technician

327 satisfied customers

20 + years of experience in home and business security.

LOAJ3256

LOAJ3256

Technician

215 satisfied customers

I have 35 years as a CCTV and Security Systems Integrator , and Advanced Field Service Technician.

Roger

Roger

Customer Service

74 satisfied customers

10 plus years as an installation tech. Specialize in DSC, Honeywell, Ademco, Caddx, Napco

Carl L

Carl L

Master Technician

66 satisfied customers

Current Electronics Shop Owner and Master Technician in FL.

Eric Billings

Eric Billings

President

48 satisfied customers

I have over 35 years of alarm experience, the last 19 years helping folks over the phone and e-mail with their alarm issues. I have been a JA customer since 2011, enrolled as an expert 10/26/15.

Aric

Aric

Technician

25 satisfied customers

15+ years in the field. Owner of AV Installation, OEM and Repair company

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x