unable to clear FC off my safewatch 3000 ADT system


Old 08-13-14, 07:47 PM
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unable to clear FC off my safewatch 3000 ADT system

Am unable to clear FC off my safewatch 3000 ADT system. Don't have manual or installer codes - did we search and tried all installer codes listed; none worked and I'm not sure how to get FC cleared and system fully OFF as I have no need for it. Tried calling ADT & got the same answers as everyone else on these similar threads. Help please - thanks!!
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Old 08-13-14, 08:45 PM
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A SW 3000 is a modified Vista 20p. Programming & Installer manual: http://www.devconsecurity.com/pdf/Vista20p.pdf

Power the system down (both battery and AC)
Within 50 seconds after restoring AC power at any keypad, press * + # at the same time.
It should come up in programming mode.
Press #20 and the installer code will read back, one digit at a time (ignore leading zeros)
press *99 to exit programming
Enter [installer code] + 8 + 02 + [new master code] (do this in one smooth sequence; if you hesitate more than a couple of seconds between keystrokes the code won't take)
Test the master code by turning the chime on and off.

Test the n

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