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Sorry for the revival of an old thread but I am...

Sorry for the revival of an old thread but I am in the same exact situation. I had a spare craftsman sump pump in the box for easy swapping out. Mine died Easter Sunday morning and having the spare...
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I thought it only happened when the unit was in...

I thought it only happened when the unit was in active alarm but while I was transferring over to a new unit and navigating through the menus on the old one, it did it sporadically. I just think it...
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Thanks. I didn't see anything obvious when...

Thanks. I didn't see anything obvious when inspecting the mainboard. Since it only happens when in an alarm state I wasn't sure if it's a physical contact issue as you describe or power supply...
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GE Simon XTi z-wave without Alarm.com

edit - not sure why this post was merged as they are 2 different questions...
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It appears that the z-wave capability of the XTi is exclusive to Alarm.com. Is...
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GE Simon XT Panel Keypad Button Issues

I have a GE Simon XT 1.2 and have noticed that sometimes the panel's keypad will act flakey. In most cases the keypad works and beeps at what I'd call it's normal button press volume. Sometimes the...
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Is there any difference with GE-22-129-ITI and...

Is there any difference with GE-22-129-ITI and GE-60-913?
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Figures...after I already bought the other one :(...

Figures...after I already bought the other one :(

Let me guess, it won't work with existing units (non-upgradable) firmware? :)
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Exclamation GE Garage Door Sensor TX-8010 cold weather issues?

I've had the garage door sensor (GE 8010) working great with the Simon XT for almost a year until the cold weather hit.

Now the sensor is reporting "open" when it is in the closed position. If...
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So when you use your keyfob, does the touchpad...

So when you use your keyfob, does the touchpad speak the status ("doors and windows armed", etc..). Or do you have to press a button? Is that what chime mode is?
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I asked GE and this was their...

I asked GE



and this was their response:
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You would think that anything developed now with...

You would think that anything developed now with firmware would be easily upgradeable! See this thread:...
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That works! Wish GE would document this stuff =)...

That works! Wish GE would document this stuff =)

Thanks again as always!
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Simon XT & GE Garage Door Sensor TX-8010-01-1

I am trying to program the GE 8010 garage door sensor as group 25 for the simon xt but it will not trigger when it is group 25. If I make it any other group, then it triggers as expected?

It...
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Anyone install the correct version yet? How do...

Anyone install the correct version yet? How do you like it?
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I have nextalarm and no problems with them. ...

I have nextalarm and no problems with them. Signed up for 3 years for the discount.

They respond very quickly (1 false alarm). They were also very helpful with questions I had setting up the...
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I really cant believe they are shipping the wrong...

I really cant believe they are shipping the wrong version.

Their website clearly states the 2 different versions for simon 3 vs. xt:

Compare Features of the GE Simon 3 and the GE Simon XT...
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Is it possible to update Simon (3 or XT) firmware?

There are several versions of firmware on both of these models. I know a lot of the XT users are stuck with versions prior to 1.2 that are not compatible with the new touchpad.

Does GE provide...
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The 60-924-3-01 is definitely the wrong touchpad....

The 60-924-3-01 is definitely the wrong touchpad. That's for the Simon 3. I know b/c I bought one too and it did not work with my 1.2 xt. It did learn into the panel but wouldn't work properly. ...
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Thanks for the info. Do you know if GE plans to...

Thanks for the info. Do you know if GE plans to release anything else or is this the best we get for the XT?
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It's about time. How do you know that it is...

It's about time.

How do you know that it is the new XT version? 60-924-3-XT is the part number listed on safemart but they have a retail price of $99.
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Surprisingly, the sensor still works once I dried...

Surprisingly, the sensor still works once I dried it off. Not sure how long it'll last tho!
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Well I found the reason for the RF failure. The...

Well I found the reason for the RF failure. The recessed sensor at the top of the door started taking in water. It was filled with water about 1/2 way. Time to pickup another sensor on ebay :-/
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I'll pull the battery tomorrow and see how it is....

I'll pull the battery tomorrow and see how it is. The RF timeout is currently set at 12. The batteries are new and the larger 3.5v one. The shed is detached but it's not that far from the panel,...
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GE Simon XT - Sensor RF Signal Loss Alarm

Went away this weekend and a sensor tripped an "Supervision RF Loss". Its a door sensor on a door to the detached from the house shed. It's been somewhat cold lately, I'm guessing the battery can't...
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Posted By nickdiy

quick arm ge simon xt (doors/windows no delay, motion, and silent)

Is there anyway to program 1-button to quick arm doors/windows, no motion delay, motion sensors, and silent in one action? For instance, when arming for going to bed.

Currently I have to press...
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