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Hi,

Now i am doing a vb.net desktop application, In which i have to construct GUID. Eventhough having a built-in function in our VB.NET like "System.Guid.NewGuid.ToString()" to get GUID, I need to create the GUID in 30 digits in the below mentioned criteria through vb.net.

Application constructs the GUID (30 digits) using the information from the 5 different sources. The different sources are Current system time, millisecond of the system time, Process ID for the application, system physical memory status and finally the group object identifier number.


8 digits 4 digits 8 digits 8 digits 2 digits
System Time Millisecond Process ID Memory status Group Identifier

Ex:

Current Time + Millisecond + Process ID + memory status + Condition ID.
“104a340e”+”00a4”+”000023a5”+”b657c410”+”09” = “104a340e00a4000023a5b657c41009”

Now, I have the last attribute "Group identifier"(2digits) in my hand.

I have to create the other items (System Time,Millisecond,Process ID and Memory status) using vb.net. Is there any built in functions available in vb.net to create them?

I am not sure how to get the above values to construct the GUID? Can anyone help me to achieve this. This will be more helpful for me.

Thanks,
Sivakumar IRIAD
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Solution 1

You probably would not have been asked to do this, if there were not built in ways to do this.

So don't be so lazy, learn to use a search engine. I'll even help with the first one.

Search on vb.net system time
   

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