Z-Wave Reed Switch (ZU-117011) manual for Z-Wave

The following is an overview of the user manual for the Z-Wave product Z-Wave Reed Switch (ZU-117011)from Ness. To view other Z-Wave products and manuals from Ness follow that link.

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


Ness Z-Wave Reed Switch
SKU Code
The Ness Z-Wave™ Reed Switch (ZWR) is a miniature battery-powered magnetic reed switch with Z-Wave Plus™ connectivity and hundreds of uses.
Version #
HW: 01 FW: 01.01 was the version certified
Certification #
Z-Wave Version


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

  • S2 Authenticated
  • S2 Unauthenticated


Ness describes Z-Wave Reed Switch as having the following features:

  • Battery powered using CR2032 batteries
  • Color
  • 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

SmartStart location

SmartStart QR code's location as follows: Page 7
Ness Z-Wave Reed Switch is a SmartStart enabled device allowing it to be added into a Z-Wave network by scanning its Z-Wave QR Code with a controller providing SmartStart inclusion. No further action is required and the SmartStart product will be added automatically within 10 minutes of being switched on in the network vicinity.

To add the device into the Z-Wave network:
1) Power on device and ensure it has been factory defaulted.
2) Set the primary controller into inclusion mode.
3) Click the Action Button once to enter inclusion mode. Red LED: fast flashing.
Inclusion mode can be cancelled by clicking the Action Button again before the controller starts inclusion mode. Red LED stops flashing.
4) If your Z-Wave controller supports S2 Access encryption and DSK, enter the first 5 digits of the DSK located at bottom of the QR image.
5) If Inclusion is successful:
Red LED stops fast flashing.
Green LED turns on for 2 seconds.

The Exclusion process is the same as Inclusion however your Z-Wave controller must be in Exclusion mode.
You may need to refer to your Z-Wave gateway/controller’s instructions for removing devices.
Exclusion To remove the device from the Z-Wave network:
1) The device is powered
2) Set the primary controller into Exclusion mode.
3) Click the Action Button once.
4) If Exclusion is successful:
Red LED stops fast flashing.
Green LED turns on for 2 seconds.

2. Wake-up
To manually wake up the ZWR, press and hold the Action Button for 3 seconds until the Blue LED turns on, then release the button.

Factory reset Z-Wave Reed Switch

3. Factory Default
To reset Ness ZWR to factory default settings, press and hold the Action Button for at least 20 seconds. Release the button when the Blue LED turns off (20 seconds).
The Green LED will flash once to indicate successful reset.
Releasing the Action Button while the Blue LED is on cancels the reset process.

Please note that this is a user manual Z-Wave Reed Switch from Ness 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. ZWaveProducts.com only warrants and is only able to support products purchased directly from us. If you have Z-Wave Reed Switch and have not purchased it from us, please contact the manufacturer directly with any further questions you may have.