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show 3 newest products on home page
 
lilleyr
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Joined:  2011-03-31
 

Hi the theme i am using has stopped showing the 3 newest products

it should be showing as below link, bit stuck as to why ??

http://www.templatemonster.com/demo/41219.html

 
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Anshu Mishra
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Check if you have included this block in layout xml of that page.

 
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lilleyr
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Hi yes Im sure have as below on Home page

<reference name="head">
<action method="addItem" ifconfig="sales/msrp/enabled"><type>skin_js</type><name>js/msrp.js</name></action>
</reference>
<reference name="content">

<block type="cms/block" name="banner_block">
<action method="setBlockId"><block_id>banner_block</block_id></action>
</block>
<block type="core/template" template="catalog/msrp/popup.phtml" name="product.tooltip"></block>
<block type="catalog/product_new" name="home.catalog.product.new" alias="product_new" template="catalog/product/new.phtml" after="cms_page">
<action method="addPriceBlockType">
<type>bundle</type>
<block>bundle/catalog_product_price</block>
<template>bundle/catalog/product/price.phtml</template>
</action>
<action method="setColumnCount"><columns>8</columns></action>
<action method="setProductsCount"><count>8</count></action>
</block>
</reference>

 
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lilleyr
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Thanks for that all good now. never knew that start date had anything to do with showing the products
Thanks again.

 
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