XR20/XR40 Firmware Version 201 Update
June 12, 2001
Firmware Update Effective June 25, 2001, all XR20 and XR40 Command Processor panels are being shipped from the factory with version 202 (5/31/01) firmware. This version is an update from the XR20 version 201 (11/9/00) and XR40 version 201 (10/5/00) firmware previously shipped and contains new features.
New Features Enhanced Open/Close Reports Enhanced Open/Close reports have been implemented for the XR20 and the XR40.
OPENING/CLOSING REPORTS This option allows the selection of Opening/Closing Reports and the number of reports sent to the receiver.NO - Opening/Closing Reports are not sent by the panel.YES - The panel will send Opening/Closing Reports for each programmed area.LTD - The panel sends only one opening and one closing report. When LTD is selected and all areas become armed, the panel sends a General Closing Report indicated by Area 0. Then after the first disarming, the panel sends a General Opening Report indicated by Area 0. Therefore, when LTD is selected the panel will only send a report after all areas are armed and then at the first disarm of an area. All openings and closings will be logged in the event buffer. This option is only available when the communication type is CID or M2E. Refer to section 3.2 Communtication Type.ALM - The panel sends only one opening report if an alarm has occurred during the last armed cycle. The panel will send a General Opening Report indicated by Area 0. The panel does not send closing reports when ALM is selected. All other openings and closings will be logged in the event buffer. This option is only available when the communication type is CID or M2E. Refer to section 3.2 Communtication Type.
Upgrading/Ordering New Firmware New firmware PROMs may be obtained by calling Customer Service at 1-800-641-4282 and ordering the XR20/UPDATE or XR40/UPDATE. The cost is $3.00 for each firmware update PROM.