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inserting records

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Microsoft SQL ServerMicrosoft SQL Server 2005SQL
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I'm inserting records into a table.  I want to retrieve the primary key of the inserted record.  How can I do this?  I know I could get the max of the column that is the primary key, but another record could have been written by the time I retrieve it.
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