How to get a Clear Tamper Token?

STS meter
STS prepayment meter

One of our most read articles is about the clear tamper token. You can read more about STS Payment Metering here or on the official website of the STS Association. The complete STS system is pretty much secure. Only the power companies or utilities can generate tokens for various meter functions. If a meter is in tamper mode, the utility can figure out the reason by simply reading the log-file inside the meter. So there is nothing to worry about.

Nevertheless we are receiving on daily base requests for “Clear Tamper Token”.

For all of you who haven’t read or understood the first paragraph. If your meter is in tamper-mode and you don’t want to contact your power supplier you have the following options:

Try all possible tokens

This will take you about 40 millenniums depending on your input speed. (One millennium is 1,000 years). You better make a list with all combinations first to avoid double entries. Actually the time gets longer because our STS payment meters and most competitor ones have a lock-out after a certain number of wrong attempts.

Consult your local fortune teller

Maybe it helps and he/she comes out with the right token. Most likely you need to consider a service fee.

Use the Magic Random Short Time Token Generator

It generates a Magic Random Short Time Token (MRSTT) and it’s valid for one minute only. We are using a fancy artificial intelligence algorithm. Due to heavy server load during the day we recommend to choose a time between midnight and sun rise. It’s also important that you have a strong believe.
Putting some garlic on the UIU (user interface unit) helps to avoid the vampire radiation.

In the likely event that it doesn’t work you need to contact your power supply company. In addition it’s helpful to read the first paragraph.

Anyway, thank you for reading and good luck. Comments are welcome :)

Summary for those who are to lazy to read the article

Only your local power company or energy provider can generate token for your meter. Don’t ask us or other manufacturers. We can not help you.

If you still like to ask for a clear tamper token, please tell us what happened before the meter show “tamper”.
It will be interesting for our readers and for further evaluations.

219 Replies to “How to get a Clear Tamper Token?”

  1. I was having light in my house but it stop I thought it was a credit I try to buy when I recharge the meter it the same problem no light in the house and the meter red light is on constant what the problem plz help?

  2. Please how can I stop tamper code in my meter,it normally enter tamper code every 4day and I want it to stop please

    1. There is no way to remove the tamper detection. Your power company need to find out the reason for the tamper.

  3. I’ve recharged my meter but still it doesn’t supply electricity why? (Hexing meter box?)

    1. If you see a tamper indication on the display, you need a clear tamper token. If everything looks normal, you need to check if eventually the main circuit breaker for your premisses has tripped.

  4. i bought a new meter from wholesaler how can i register it and know my account number meter no 20131207686 from oxford

    1. All STS meters are linked to a specific vending system. This link is done by the supply group code (SGC). If your meter SGC doesn’t match with your power company SGC you will not be able to get a registration. A wholesaler can usually not provide STS payment meters.

    1. Either the meter relay or the main breaker at your home has tripped. If it’s the meter, you see a contact-icon in the display. Main reasons are, you have used all credit or the meter is in tamper mode.

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