Purchase an alarm panel instant unlocker starter kit and the accompanying charge chips from a vendor that specializes in alarm service. Ensure that the items are compatible with your alarm system.
Insert a charge chip into the programmer. The chip includes its pre-paid amount of unlock charges. The number of unlock trials permitted by the chip is displayed on the programmer.
Join the appropriate connector to the panel microprocessor. The instructions in your system's user's manual should provide information on locating the appropriate connector.
Press the "Start" button. After five seconds, the green "Unlock" light should be visible on your system's display.
Remove the connector. You should now have access to the panel and the ability to make desired changes.
Things You Will Need
- Hand-held programmer
- Programming heads
- If such an option is available, some customers may choose to call their alarm company and ask a technician to dial into the panel remotely to unlock it. Another alternative is to ask for a service technician to unlock the panel manually at the residence or business.