Simon XTi - Performing A Sensor Test

1. Press the GEAR icon at the bottom right press DOWN ARROW to scroll down several times

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2. Press ENTER button by System Tests then enter the Master Code then press OK

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3. Press SENSOR TEST then activate all sensors

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  • Door/Widow Sensors - Open and close the door/window
  • Keyfobs - Press any button
  • Motion Detectors - Remove front of the motion sensor from the back plate the snap it back on to enter test mode
  • Smoke / Heat Detector - Press the Test button
  • Carbon Monoxide Detector - Press the test mode

4. The Simon XTi beeps on sensor activation and displays 1 to 8 rounds indicating signal strength

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5. Press CLOSE twice to exit

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  • Can you test just one sensor?? 

  • Thank you for contacting SafeMart. Please see the below steps to test the Freeze and Water Sensors

    Freeze Sensor / Water Sensor

    • Follow the steps above to put the panel in "Sensor Test" mode
    • Take the cover off the "Freeze Sensor / Water Sensor"
    • Press and hold the plastic tab marked "Press to Program" for at least one second.
    • You will then hear the Simon XTi go through a series of beeps.
    • You can then check how many packets were sent to the panel from the "Freeze Sensor / Water Sensor"
  • Can you provide instructions for testing freeze and flood sensors too?

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