ARZ Z-Wave (ARZ Z-Wave) manual for Z-Wave

The following is an overview of the user manual for the Z-Wave product ARZ Z-Wave (ARZ Z-Wave)from FAKRO. To view other Z-Wave products and manuals from FAKRO follow that link.

  1. Overview
  2. Security
  3. Features
  4. Installation instructions


ARZ Z-Wave
SKU Code
ARZ Z-Wave
FAKRO ARZ Z-Wave external roller shutters have been adapted for wireless cooperation with the Z-Wave system. The shutter is designed for FAKRO roof windows and its installation is possible at any time after roof window installation. It is also possible to use the shutter for roof windows of other manufactures. Installed on the outside of the window, the roller shutter constitutes an optimum solution against overheating and provides additional protection of the window e.g. against falling tree branches etc. The roller shutter enables complete blackout and good sound reduction. It is also good protection from glazing excessive cooling during the winter. The roller shutter also means increased security. It has built-in overload protection and can be controlled by using standard Z-Wave controller.

The AMZ Z-Wave roller shutter has three extremes:

- Maximum extension (encoder maximum position)
- Completely rolled up (encoder minimum position)
- Current limiting protecting awning blind against damage and user against accidental injury resulting from the contact with moving elements of awning blind.

There are three association groups in roller shutter ARZ Z-Wave:

1.Life Line – group for position reporting roller shutter after each a stoppage and alarm reporting (overcurrent, damage encoders).
This group can be a maximum 1 device.
2.Basic Repeat – group used to transfer the received basic commands to the devices included in this group.
This group can be a maximum 5 devices.
3.Multilevel Repeat – group used to transfer the received multilevel commands to the devices included in this group.
This group can be a maximum 5 devices.

Technical Parameters:

Power voltage: 15V DC
Rated current: 1,4 A
Current limit: YES
Speed: 23 r.p.m
Temperature of usage: (-10 °C) do (65°C)
Supplying cable: 2 x 0,75mm2
Version #
HW: 23 FW: 1.01:01.01 was the version certified
Certification #
Z-Wave Version


As a Z-Wave Plus certified product, ARZ Z-Wave supports Z-Wave S2 security. The following security modes are directly supported:


    FAKRO describes ARZ Z-Wave as having the following features:

    • Supported Notification Types
    • Switch Type
    • Window Covering Control Features
    • Outdoor Use
    • FLiRS capable
    • Supports Network Wide Inclusion
    • Supports Z-Wave Explorer Frames
    • Supports Z-Wave SmartStart allowing you to setup the product simply by scanning its QR code via

    Installation instructions

    Exclude - This function allow you to remove roller shutter from the network Z-Wave. Follow the procedur removing device from the network Z-Wave according to user manual supplied with the product. Then, press the programming button P on the roller shutter for 1 second. Function removes information only about newtork Z-Wave.

    Factory reset ARZ Z-Wave

    Device Reset Locally – This function allows you to reset the Z-Wave network without the use of Z-Wave controller. Press 5 times the programming button P fast, the roller shutter was removed from the Z-Wave network, restore the default parameters, name and locations.
    Please use this procedure only when the network primary controller is missing or otherwise inoperable.

    Autoinclusion - This feature allow you to add hard to reach devices to Z-Wave network. 3-times ON and OFF the power roller shutter (OFF-ON-OFF-ON-OFF-ON) causes the introduction of roller shutter to Autoinclusion mode. Please note that the procedure has been started the time between on and off can not exceed 20s. Autoinclusion mode is activated for a maximum of 10 minutes. During this time, we can add an awning to any Z-Wave controller running in the Include procedure.

    Include - This function allow you to add roller shutter to the network Z-Wave. Follow the procedur adding device to the network Z-Wave according to user manual supplied with the product. Then, press the programming button P on the roller shutter for 1 second.

    Please note that this is a user manual ARZ Z-Wave from FAKRO is provided as is and without warranty; all information contained herein is provided by the manufacturer or the certifying body. The information provided is for reference only and is not intended to be used as a substitute for professional advice. only warrants and is only able to support products purchased directly from us. If you have ARZ Z-Wave and have not purchased it from us, please contact the manufacturer directly with any further questions you may have.