Includes a random document from a list of documents.

Component properties
Category AS Document
Version 1.0
Complies with Xhtml 1.0 / 1.1 rules Yes
Supported server programming languages C# Visual Basic.NET
Output content type block

When to use

This component is typically used when there is a need to include randomly selected documents from a specific category. 

Programming interface


General Settings
Document list
A comma separated string of documentids which you want to randomize from. Ex. 101,102,103,104
Presentation template
Optional a presentation template to use for the inserted document. This parameter is applicable for EPT documents only.


Since this component include documents all documents inserted must be without metadata.

In order to follow the (X)html-specification make sure that the documents you are randomizing from are following the target DocType.

Both Rotate documents and Randomize documents performs random selection among documents. The difference between them is that when Randomize documents selects a document from a list of documents Rotate documents selects a document from an specific category.