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Alphanumeric increment in C#

, 11 Jun 2006
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This code is very useful when you want to auto increment number using A-Z and 1-9 with possible combinationYou can pass any string and system will return next possible number e.g. You can Pass number "PRO01A9" then You will get "PRO01B1"

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This code is useful when you want to generate number which can be auto-Alphanumeric increment  like product code or Item code this will generate next possible number using A-Z and 0-9 number.

one good thing with this is you can always keep width of Number fix all the time system will always return number in same with as u passed one.

So this solution will be application for following business requirements.

  • When You want to generate Item code or product code with fix width
  • Auto Increment based on last number so you don't have to manage any system this code will return same.


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Sandip Dalvi Tung
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United States United States
I proud to be a member of farmer family who use to grow like sugar cane, Capsicum. etc. And you know it very difficult to reach in IT industry who belongs to farmer. Any way I am working in wel know IT company in Pune, as Lead position, having almost 7+ yrs. of IT experience. Mainly in C#,Winforms and .NET related technology.
I hope my knowledge will help you guys to minimize your efforts
Thanks for giving me opportunity to minimize your some sleepless night.

Comments and Discussions

GeneralMy vote of 4 PinmemberChloe Lim23-Feb-11 20:11 
GeneralAuto Increment Alphanumeric Pinmembervaozvazer23-Sep-10 13:30 
GeneralSaved my hours PinmemberMember 743864720-Sep-10 23:01 
GeneralSaved me hours on my project PinmemberGreg Olmstead7-Jul-10 11:56 
GeneralThis can be cut simplify. Pinmemberlilimalin6-Jan-09 15:01 
Generalmeaning of the isAllZed and is AllNine in the program. Pinmembertchshiping21-Sep-08 20:59 
GeneralNot always using letters or numbers PinmemberMr. Candyman20-Feb-08 6:45 
QuestionAuto generate number a unique primary key Pinmemberramakant_135211-Apr-07 3:45 
GeneralExcellent Pinmemberhongeu24-Mar-07 1:02 
QuestionHuh? PinmemberPaul Conrad30-Jun-06 21:35 
GeneralNext value Pinmemberwoo_hoo22-Apr-06 4:05 
GeneralRe: Next value Pinmemberje_gonzalez10-Feb-09 15:58 

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