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Setting entry ID to date and display yyyMMdd on the ID

I am creating a confiform that needs to have a very specific naming convention as the entry ID. I have figured out how to get all the naming convention fields to work except the DATE

Here is what I have in the IFTTT Rule:


All I get when I add the date metaparameter is: 


I have also tried this method:


I get this output


Neither of these is acceptable. Is there anyway to get this to display like this:


Any help would be greatly appreciated!


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We strongly suggest not to mess with record's internal IDs and let the ConfiForms manage that.

Use an extra field for your own IDs

To answer your question:



Would this format work for renaming attachments in the same format as the above?

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