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Assigning multiple GUID's?

I did find this description on how to add a GUID in 3D Studio Max.
My issue is I need to associate the model to multiple GUID numbers.
Is it possible to have more than one GUID entry per model?
How would I do this? When I try to add another one like listed below it just keeps overwriting the one I did already.
Any help wuld greatly be appreciated.

"To assign a GUID value in 3dsMax you need to download Guidgen.exe form Microsoft, install the app and run it. This will give you a GUID value. (use the Registry Format from the pop up) Copy this value. In 3dsmax select your model then select File/File Properties. From the popup go to Custom. under Name, type the word FriendlyName, under Value, give your object a name, then click Add. Keep the popup open, and under Name again type the word GUID and under value paste your GUID value obtained from the GUIDGEN app. (Remove the Curly Braces from the begining and end of the value), Then click Add, Click OK. Now export the model as the Flightsim DirectX File. Thats it. Hope this helps. Took me some time to figure this one out".
Why would you need multiple GUIDS for one model? THe exporting process is one GUID for one MODEL.

Basically, you'd have to compile several models with different model names.


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A GUID is supposed to the an unique identification number for your object, so I don't see why you want to assign multiple GUIDs to the same object. Each MDL file can only have one GUID thus.