What's going to happen when IMDb reaches 10 million titles?

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Currently, IMDb has over 9,125,000 titles, in the form of "tt#######" in the URL's, which means the highest title, respecting this format, will be tt9999999 (or 9,999,999).  Titles with a number under 1 million have leading 0's (like tt0072562 is SNL for example), so I'm wondering, will titles 10,000,000 and over just have an extra digit, or will it bump all titles to have an extra digit in their number (so SNL goes from tt0072562 to tt00072562)?

Let the Y2K conspiracy theories commence!
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Hunters Lair (TV Series)
Savagely hogtied on the steel work table  (2013)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9125000/
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Title # 9,160,000

Jerusalem, Jerusalem (TV Mini Series)   - added today ? ?
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9160000/


Name # 10,200,000

Jacob Aaron Moody
https://www.imdb.com/name/nm10200000/

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Carmencita (1894)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0000001

Fred Astaire (1899–1987)
https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000001

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You're no fun.
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Freddy Robinson (IV)  - added Sun Jul 22 2018
https://www.imdb.com/name/nm9990000/


https://www.imdb.com/pressroom/stats/
Titles: 5,310,913 (Year Range: 1874 - 2025)
Names: 9,285,228

https://www.imdb.com/search/title?release_date=1874-01-01,&sort=release_date,asc
4,952,588 titles

https://www.imdb.com/search/name?gender=male,female
 5,168,515 names

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User # 94,195,000

shajidansari-90165
https://www.imdb.com/user/ur94195000/

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The same thing as when the ID number of registered persons recently reached 10.000.000: the existing IDs remain the same, and it goes from tt9999999 to tt10000000.
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Actually, this is my pure personal guess, but I do not see why titles should be treated differently from names!
Moreover, I see that Col Needham has "liked" my message above (thanks!) so I think we can take it as an implicit approval.
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I hadn't thought about checking names before ACT_1 had responded with examples.  It's why I said he was no fun, because he provided a factual answer before others could wonder the same thing.  (An answer that I didn't know before hand, so I still do appreciate his giving that information.)
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My official reply to Vincent.
Good Show.......
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Are you sure there are 9,125,000 titles? Because official statistics page has a number of 5,310,913. 
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Nikolay your number is correct. I asked once about member numbers and Col Replied of "the method in the madness" for how ur (user) numbers were distributed. There are a lot of blank (unused numbers) between numbers.
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I imagine that there were a few millions merged and deleted titles over the years and that contributed, as well. 
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Ed Jones (XLIX)

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Yes Sir....
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All titles added since a date some years ago have even tt numbers. This is harmless but does mean that the the highest tt number does not indicate how many titles have existed.