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newbie question on database

carl chan
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Joined: Mar 12, 2003
Posts: 42
Dear all,
This is the first time that my boss ask me to create a table to store some customer's records.
Each customer should have a unique ID as the primary key. My question is that how should i create a table which generate a new customer ID each time when a new record is add??
Marilyn de Queiroz

Joined: Jul 22, 2000
Posts: 9058
Are you using Oracle, mySQL or which? Autoincrement is different with each one.

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carl chan
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Joined: Mar 12, 2003
Posts: 42
I am using MySQL.
I agree. Here's the link:
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