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Create unique number from datetime

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Hi, can anyone help me on this one

I want to create a unique nummer from an datetime in delphi 2006, and use this number in an invoice program.
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If you are removing the / from the datetime with Milliseconds will give a unique number. Hope your applicaiton never comes to clash milliseconds . If possible take datatime from the server(depends on your appliciton)

yyyy/mm/dd/hh/mm/ss/ms to yyyymmddhhmmssms   will give the unique number .

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Hi, thank you very much sun4sunday

kind regards
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No probs
Cheers
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