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This won't work in a template:

{% set entry = craft.entries.id(43) %}<h1>Titel: {{ entry.title }}</h1>

But this does:

{% for entry in craft.entries.id(43) %}<h1>Titel: {{ entry.title }}</h1>{% endfor %}

Is it really necessary to use the for loop? I tried to use set because I'd like to over rule the entry variable for the whole template that I'm using if a specific url is visited

{% if craft.request.segment(2)=="openings-en-trainingstijden" %} {% set entry = craft.entries.id(43) %}{% endif %} {{ entry.title }} etc..

Another example this code:

{% for entry1 in craft.entries.id(43) %}Titel: {{ entry1.title }}{% endfor %}
{% set entry2 = craft.entries.id(43) %}Titel: {{ entry2.title }}

Results in:

Titel: Openings- en trainingstijden
Titel:
5

You need to add .first where you are setting the entry variable:

{% set entry = craft.entries.id(43).first %}

That way you can avoid doing a for loop.

1

Your first line must work. But there is a typo with double ))

{% set entry = craft.entries.id(43).first() %}

{{ entry.title}}

But normally when you add a template for a specific single you doesn't have to set the entry.

  • I'm afraid it doesn't... even with a single ) – noregt Nov 22 '16 at 16:20
  • Sorry forgot the .first() – Maarten Heideman Nov 22 '16 at 16:51

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