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[Resolved] Views won't randomize results

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Last updated by Marisa 5 years, 10 months ago.

Assigned support staff: Luo Yang.

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#349520

I am trying to:
Randomize the Miniature Product View. It should show 4 of the 8 products, but shows the same 4 products even though I have random selected as the view order. It shows the same 4 minus the one whose page it's on.

I visited this URL:
hidden link

I expected to see:
Different products on each product page and on page refresh

Instead, I got:
The same first four - lone star, settlement harbor, brazos, ponderosa (minus the smokey bear it's on). In the very same order, too.

#349524
miniproducts.JPG

adding a screenshot

#349622

Luo Yang
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Dear Marisa,

I can not duplicate same problem, please check these:
1) you are using the latest version of Views
2) there isn't cache plugin or something else similar, you can try deactivate other plugins and switch to wordpress default theme, and test again.

#349801

I found the issue.

Post Types Reorder has a setting that uses Menu > Desc to over ride all queries if you check it. I unchecked it so I could choose the order per view. My apologies. 🙁