You can select how to display and assign ID numbers.
On the File menu, click Setup > ID Number Options.
To automatically assign various ID numbers, select the checkbox, and enter the number that you want to start with.
If you run DioOffice with PDS Development Connection, The Raiser's Edge is responsible for assigning permanent ID numbers. Make sure the following line is in the Data section fo the \Data\DioOfficeWS.ini file: