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Using the Extended Range Key Fob with Cox Homelife
Last Updated: Mon, 23 Feb 2015 > Related Articles
Learn how to use the Extended Range Key Fob with Cox Homelife.
Disarming your security system with your key fob does not require a keypad code to be entered. Your key fob also provides an emergency alarm function anywhere within approximately 100 ft range of the touchscreen. Use the following table to learn how the different buttons function and what the corresponding lights indicate.
Extended Range Key Fob
|Arm Away||Press the lock button for about two seconds||Flashes red, then stays solid red||System is armed away|
|Arm Stay||Press the lock button for about one second, release, then press again for about two seconds||Flashes amber, then stays solid red||System is armed stay|
|Disarm||Press the unlock button for about two seconds||Flashes green, then stays solid green||System is disarmed|
|System Status||Press the unlock button and hold for about two seconds and release, then press again for about two seconds||Flashes amber|
Solid Green = disarmed
Solid Red = armed
Solid Amber = system not ready (i.e., a door or window is open)
|Panic Alarm||Press red exclamation point button for about three seconds||Flashes red||System sends a panic alarm|