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Ouptuts the numeric ID for the current entry in context.

Behind the scenes in the database, the mt_entry table has a column called entry_id. The entry_id column is a unique number that is auto-incremented. This unique auto-incremented number is the ID returned by this tag.


  • pad (optional; default “0”): Adds leading zeros to create a 6 character string. The default is “0” (false). This is equivalent to using the zero_pad global filter with a value of “6”.