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How To Maximize Your Room Alert ‘S’ Model’s Security

AVTECH prioritizes security when designing our products, which you can read about here: Advanced Security, Data Encryption and More With the New Room Alert 32S. Along with the security measures built into our Room Alert ‘S’ models, there are additional settings that you may apply in order to maximize security.

Set a password on your Room Alert Monitor

We recommend customizing the password for your Room Alert Monitor settings.

How To Set (Or Reset) A Password On A Room Alert Monitor

Enable HTTPS

For a more secure local web interface, you can enable your Room Alert to use HTTPS.

How To Enable Your Room Alert ‘S’ Model To Use HTTPS

Enable SNMPv3

If you are monitoring your Room Alert device via SNMP, we recommend using v3 at the security level: with both authentication and privacy.

How To Configure SNMPv3 On Your Room Alert 32S, 12S & 3S

Disable Trace

Room Alert devices have a tracing feature that can be used for troubleshooting purposes. You may disable this feature within the device’s Settings page.

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