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Category Product Items vs. Records Found
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Total Posts:  6
Joined:  2011-08-29

When I look at my Categories in the backend, I have all my categories for the different logo balls I sell, along with a number in parentheses.


Alcohol (157)
Animals (278)
Armed Forces (60)

But when I click on, say for example...and I go to “Category Products”, only 23 items show up.

The 23 is the correct amount, this is the number of inventory I have.  So what is the 157 in parentheses related to? 

I have attached a screenshot for further understanding.

Are these duplicate files, and if so, could this be what is causing Magento to be so slow?  As you can see, some of the categories (business) show way more items in parenthesis than are acutally there.

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