How To Change Master Code On DSC Alarm
Some times you need to change the master code on a DSC alarm system. Most DSC systems use the same procedure. Our step by step guide below will walk you through chaining the master code.
This guide will answer the following questions.
How do i change my alarm master code?
How to i do i change my DSC Alarm code if i know my code?
Changing DSC Alarm Master Code
You must have the current master code in order to perform this procedure. User Location 40 is for the Master Code on the DSC 1616 and cannot be deleted but it can be changed to a new code.
Press [*5] …… [Current 4 Digit Code]…………[New 4 Digit Code]……[#]
The keypad will give you a short beep to confirm that it changed successfully.
Congratulations…you just changed the master code. Now you can proceed to testing the code.
Testing the Master Code on DSC Alarm systems
Press the old 4 digit code and verify that the alarm doesn’t arm or disarm.
Key in the new 4 digit code and verify that it is able to arm and disarm the alarm.