Simon XT - Volume and Voice Settings

Follow the steps below to configure the volume and voice settings on the Simon XT panel.

Step-by-Step Instructions:

1. Start with your system in a disarmed state. Press the up or down arrows until you get to System Programming, then press Ok.

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2. Enter the default installer code 4321, then press Ok to enter the system programming menu, which first displays Access Codes. If this code differs on your system, you can text a Support Representative at 469.513.8685, 7 days a week from 8 am to 8 pm CT.

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3. Press the down arrow to select Siren Options, then press Ok.

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4. Scroll through the following options using the up or down arrows, then press Ok to set.

  • Piezo Beeps sounds during system activity.
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  • Panel Voice announces arming levels, which includes Armed Stay, Armed Away, or System is OK.
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  • Panel Piezo Alarm determines if panel siren sounds during an alarm.
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  • Trouble Beeps sounds every minute when there is a trouble condition.
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  • Voice Chime sounds when sensors open. Enter 1 to voice sensor name, 2 for a loud bell, 3 for a softer bell, or press Disarm for the chime to be off.
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5. Status Beep Volume determines volume level for status beeps. Enter a value between 1 and 10.

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6. Speaker Volume sets the volume for voice communications. Enter a value between 1 and 8.

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7. Press Status several times to exit.

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