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Excel a little odd: Need to convert TODAY() date to two digits 0000 and use 2 letters + 6 random number formula

Hello, I'm breaking my head here, I understand a little =Tex which changes my TODAY() cell in another cell to 0406. Now I would like to add initials at the front like CS0406 followed by 6 random numbers. CS0406123456- It's killing me, can someone help? It doesn't have to pull the date from the =TODAY() cell, if there's a formula that can do all of the above, that would rock. Can someone please guide me as I get stuck using TEXT/RANDOM etc. Been searching for hours. Chris.

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