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Add Meter Identifier Value

Updated on December 10, 2018


This web service adds a name and value to a specific additional meter identifier for a given meter based on the information provided in the XML request.



HTTP Method


Resource URL



Field Name Value Comments
Authorization Basic credentials
Content-Type application/xml

Authorization Required



Parameter Name Description
meterId Id of the meter

XML Schemas

Request/Response Schema Name
Request additionalIdentifier.xsd
Response response.xsd

Example Request

The following example assigns the value "1645" to the meter identifier that has an additionalIdentifierType id of "1" for the property with a meter id of 676545. Note, only three custom identifiers are allowed per meter id. To add a second custom meter identifer, use a value of "2" for the additionalIdentifierType id. To add a third, use a value of "3".

POST  /meter/676545/identifier

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <additionalIdentifier> <additionalIdentifierType id="1"/> <description>UTILITY ACCT SUBMETER 12a - MECHANICAL</description> <value>1645</value> </additionalIdentifier>

Example Response

The following example indicates that the value was successfully added to the meter identifier.

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<response status="Ok">
          <link httpMethod="GET" link="/meter/676545/identifier/925276" linkDescription="This is the GET url for this Meter Additional Identifier."/>