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Scenes & Rules

Triggering Devices from Events
A Scene can be run on its own, or Rules can
be assigned to trigger a Scene after a Control
Panel event such as arming your system or
when an alarm occurs.

? NOTE: Rules are normally run locally using
the Control Panel, your installer may have
set the Control Panel to only run rules
remotely. Check with your installer.

Creating Rules

Rules are created by assigning a Scene to run
for an event that occurs.
To create a Rule, use the following steps:

1. From the Home Screen press the SERVICES
button.

2. From the Manage Z-Wave Devices Screen, press
the RULES button.

3. From the Event Rules Screen press the ADD
RULE button.

4. Use the ? or ? arrows to choose a system
event to trigger the Scene. The events available
are:

System Armed Away
System Armed Stay
System Disarmed
Exit Delay Started
Entry Delay Started
Fire or CO Alarm
Alarm
Audible Alarm
Auxiliary Alarm
Non-response Zone Opened
Non-response Zone Closed

5. Use the ? or ? arrows to choose a Scene to
run when the selected event occurs.

6. Press OK to create the Rule or CANCEL to quit.

7. Repeat Steps 3 through 6 to create additional
Rules, or press BACK to quit.
Manage Z-Wave Devices Screen
Press RULES button
New Event Rules Screen
Add Event Rules Screen
Press to add a rule
Selecting an Event
Use arrows to select an event
to trigger the scene
Selecting a Scene
Use arrows to select a scene
that the event triggers
Event Rules Screen Showing New Rule
New rule
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Editing Rules

Rules can be edited to change an event that
triggers the Rule or to change the Scene that
the Rule runs.
Changing a Rule’s Action
To change a Rule’s action, use the following
steps:

1. From the Home Screen press the SERVICES
button.

2. From the Manage Z-Wave Devices Screen, press
the RULES button.

3. A list of programmed Rules will be displayed.
Press the name of the Rule to edit.

4. Use the ? or ? arrows to choose a system
event to trigger the Scene. The events available
are:
• System Armed Away
• System Armed Stay
• System Disarmed
• Exit Delay Started
• Entry Delay Started
• Fire or CO Alarm
• Alarm
• Audible Alarm
• Auxiliary Alarm
• Non-response Zone Opened
• Non-response Zone Closed

5. Use the ? or ? arrows to choose a Scene to
run when the selected event occurs (the scene
can also be edited here by pressing the Run this
Scene button).

6. Press OK to change the Rule or CANCEL to quit.

Deleting Rules
Rules can be deleted individually. To delete a
Rule, use the following steps:

1. From the Home Screen press the SERVICES
button.

2. From the Manage Z-Wave Devices Screen, press
the RULES button.

3. A list of programmed Rules will be displayed.
Press the name of the Rule to delete.

4. Press DELETE RULE. A confirmation screen will
be displayed, press DELETE RULE to confi rm, or
CANCEL to quit without deleting.

5. A Rule Deleted confirmation screen will be
displayed, press OK.

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