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How To Install Room Alert Link

Please see this FAQ for Link system requirements: System Requirements & Browser Compatibility for Room Alert Products.

You may install Room Alert Link by following these steps:

1. Log in to your account at

In order to download and configure Room Alert Link, you must log in as an admin-level or operator-level user. For more information, please see the “Types of user roles” section of our FAQ, How To Manage User Access To Your Account

2. In the navigation bar to the left, select Devices, and go to the Room Alert Links tab.

3. Select Add Link in the upper right corner.

4. Give your Link a name, and then select Next.

5. Select the Link installer to download.

6. The Link installer will then download.

7. After it downloads, double-click the .exe file to run the installer.

8. You’ll see this window while the Room Alert Link prepares the installation wizard.

11. When the User Account Control dialog box appears, select Yes.

12. Then follow the prompts in the installation wizard.

13. When the wizard prompts you to enter your authorization key:

– First, copy it from

– Then paste it into the installer.

14. When the wizard completes, Link’s local web interface will automatically open at localhost:8989

Room Alert is Made in the USA, ships worldwide from our locations in the US and EU, and has been protecting facilities since 1988.

You may find Windows Command Prompt at the following path:

  • Windows 7 & 8
    Start--> All Programs--> Accessories--> Command Prompt
  • Windows 10
    Start--> All Apps--> Windows System--> Command Prompt

To run Windows Command Prompt as an administrator:

  • Windows 7 & 8
    Right-click on Command Prompt and select Run as administrator.
  • Windows 10
    Right-click on Command Prompt, select More and then select Run as administrator.

Example Polling Method Properties saved in Orion SolarWinds:

If you are using this client, you should configure the general SNMPv3 Credentials, but leave the Read / Write SNMPv3 Credentials section blank.

Room Alert Link- Supported Firmware Updates

Current S modelsCurrent E models
Room Alert 32SRoom Alert 32E
Room Alert 12SRoom Alert 12E
Room Alert 4E
Room Alert 3E

Room Alert Manager - Compatible Devices

The latest version of Room Alert Manager supports only the devices below.

It does not support any legacy Room Alert or TemPageR models.

Current S modelsCurrent E models
Room Alert 32SRoom Alert 32E
Room Alert 12SRoom Alert 12E
Room Alert 3SRoom Alert 4E
Room Alert 3E
Room Alert 3W