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Original post by tgraupmann
In C# if I want a Guid I just use:

What is the C++ equivalent?

You'll have to use the Win32 api, specificly CoCreateGUID. MSDN has the syntax and data struct you'll need.

CoCreateGUID fucntion.

GUID structure.

Note: the above links also tell what libraries must be linked in and what header files must be included.

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