Common questions

What does radio modem network failure mean?

What does radio modem network failure mean?

Radio Modem Network Failure is an error which indicates the cellular network connection has failed, usually temporarily due to carrier network issues or changes.

How do I reset my CPI Security system?

If you do not know the 4-digit master code, then you will have to factory reset the lock:

  1. Remove the battery cover with included tool or a paper clip.
  2. Remove the left battery.
  3. Insert tool/paper clip in the side hole.
  4. While holding reset button replace battery.
  5. Keep button pressed for 3 seconds.

How do you silently disarm CPI?

Silent Disarming: Press 5 then “Disarm” then your 4-digit code to disarm your system silently.

Why is my CPI beeping?

The security system will begin to notify of trouble conditions with a series of beeps coupled with a flashing asterisk on the display area. Press the ‘*’ key on the keypad, the system will display the current trouble. To silence the troubles you can press the “*” key one more time.

What is wireless radio modem?

Radio modems are modems that transfer data wirelessly across a range of up to tens of kilometres. Using radio modems is a modern way to create Private Radio Networks (PRN). Radio modems enable user to be independent of telecommunication or satellite network operators.

What is comm failure on alarm?

This means that your alarm has tried to communicate with the monitoring station and did not succeed in connecting to it. It could be as simple as the phone line is dead to the alarm, or it tried to during a storm and the phone was not in service when it happened.

How do I remove old CPI Security?

How to Safely Remove a Wired Security System

  1. Contact the alarm company. You will want to contact your alarm company if your system is connected to a monitoring service.
  2. Disconnect the sirens.
  3. Pull off control panels.
  4. Remove old battery packs.
  5. Remove other components.
  6. What to do with the wiring.
  7. Contact Brinks Home Security®

Is CPI security worth?

CPI Security is a smart choice for security monitoring. Though the company doesn’t permit returns and requires lengthy contracts, the technology, installation and warranty perks make it a worthwhile option for homeowners.

How do I change the battery in my CPI Security system?

How do I change the battery in my CPI?

  1. Press and hold the reset button found under the pinhole on the back of the device.
  2. The LED of the sensor should begin blinking.
  3. Remove the cover from your motion sensor.
  4. Remove the battery.
  5. Place the battery back in the device.
  6. Put the cover back on the device.

Should I enable wireless radio on router?

With the broadcast on, then computers in range will have an easier time finding your router than if the broadcast is off. But to make it clear, if the radio is ON (e.g. the wireless signal is available), you can have the SSID on OR off.

How do I turn my WiFi back on my modem?

Select the Wireless Setup icon in the main menu.

  1. Select “Enable” for the wireless radio.
  2. Select “Apply” to save your changes.
  3. Next, select “SSID Setup” in the left side menu.
  4. Select the network (SSID) that you are using.
  5. Select “Broadcast SSID”.
  6. Select “Apply” to save your changes.

What does comm failure mean?

Why does my CPI security system keep beeping?

CPI Security Systems recommend you use extreme caution when you’re in this situation, as the intruder may still be in your home or office. From time to time the CPI Security Systems Central Monitoring Station sends messages to customers through their CPI security systems via the displays.

What does a panic alarm on CPI do?

When you initiate a panic alarm through a CPI security system to alert the CPI Central Monitoring Station and emergency services to a problem at your home or office, the system produces a sound onsite acknowledging the alarm.

What does communication failure or radio not responding mean?

Receiving a communication failure or radio not responding message? This means your system is not communicating, and we won’t receive signals for any alarm activity until communication is restored. Take a look below to check out a few things that could cause communication failure, and some things you can try to restore communication.

When do you need to install a CPI security system?

System must be installed no later than July 1, 2021. Some restrictions apply. Call for complete details on savings, varies by package chosen. Call now before the offer ends!