1

This is my code I am using, but want to limit it to just one and possibly randomize it also. Is it possible with Table, I looked at the example on Craft's site but did not see that option.

{% for row in block.example %}
    {{ row.examplerow }}
{% endfor %} 
  • 1
    Have a look at: stackoverflow.com/a/38677493/26130 – Brad Apr 25 '17 at 20:12
  • Brad that is something I tried before but it errors as an unknown filter shuffle. I did take out the shuffle and tried just slice(0,1) and it worked. Just need the random part now. – Vin Apr 25 '17 at 20:28
3

I have never tried it on a table field, but you could try:

{% for row in block.example.limit('1').order('RAND()') %}
    {{ row.examplerow }}
{% endfor %} 

OK, above will not work. I went back on my theory and actually tried it on a table field I had laying around. This worked for me:

{% set rows = shuffle(block.example) %}

{% for row in rows | slice(0, 1) %}
   {{ row.examplerow }}
{% endfor %}
  • If that does work, and returns a single row, you wouldn't need the for loop. – Stephen Lewis Apr 25 '17 at 19:12
  • Thanks for that AbbeyDesign, I tried that and now it returns no records. – Vin Apr 25 '17 at 19:43
  • What kind of field is it that you are trying to loop through? – AbbeyDesign Apr 25 '17 at 19:57
  • Trying to loop through a Table field in Matrix. – Vin Apr 25 '17 at 20:28
  • 1
    @Vin I edited the code above. Let me know if that works. I tried it on a table field I had and it worked for me. – AbbeyDesign Apr 25 '17 at 20:53

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.