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Module Builder Item Count?

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  1. Nate
    Nate avatar
    3 posts
    12 Dec 2014
    12 Jul 2016
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    I would like to display the number of items in a blog or custom module (module builder) without using javascript or displaying the items themselves. This seems like a simple task to only pull the total number of items, entries, listings, etc. Is there a simple way to achieve this?

    Telerik's forum is a good example (Attached screenshot).



  2. Svetoslav Manchev
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    06 Sep 2017
    15 Jul 2016
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    Hi Nate,

    In that case you do not need the Blogs widget but a Label and set its value from code behind by query the blogs count like::
    var blogPostsCount = Telerik.Sitefinity.Modules.Blogs.BlogsManager.GetManager().GetBlogPosts().Where(b => b.Status == Telerik.Sitefinity.GenericContent.Model.ContentLifecycleStatus.Live).Count();

    Similar is the approach for all the other content types.

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