This was a difficult query to come by. Just a book mark for future reference, and hopefully this will help someone else.
Originally the answer was here http://stackoverflow.com/questions/7995427/1062-duplicate-entry-1-for-key-1-no-duplicate-entries-found
ALTER TABLE Some_Table modify column uid int(11) auto_increment;
ALTER TABLE Some_Table AUTO_INCREMENT=SomeNumber;
Almost anything can be done with a small bit of code. Doing it properly is the real problem. There are so many security risks, and things that can be injected in to your code.
I have a new website project I am going to be starting on. First I have to get the basic crud interface up. Time to find some basic templates.
One of the basic plugin for the site http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wordbook/ had a face-lift of sorts and now works with the latest version of Facebook. I have to mention it and see if it posts online.
A thought crossed my mind to redo some of the backend and have it work myself, however I seem to have the motivation of cat.