Guid::NewGuid Method ()

 
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Initializes a new instance of the Guid structure.

Namespace:   System
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public:
static Guid NewGuid()

Return Value

Type: System::Guid

A new GUID object.

This is a convenient static method that you can call to get a new Guid. The method wraps a call to the Windows CoCreateGuid function. The returned Guid is guaranteed to not equal Guid::Empty.

The following code example creates and displays the values of two Guid objects.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
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