11 Replies Latest reply on Oct 12, 2016 1:20 AM by CarlSchwarz

    Random Video Selector by ID


      Arggh! Okay, breathing.


      I had things working and then something stopped functioning.


      I am using Web Direct, if that changes anything.


      I want to create a way to load a random video each time a user enters the project.


      I have created a field (VideoRandom_ID) that does a calculation, that I was hoping would pull up a random Video_ID that would then be put in a gVideoSelector field that links to all video files, and thus calls up the selected Video in the Video_File container field on the main Dashboard.


      I know the gVideoSelector works (I also have it connected to a drop-down to select videos by name as well).


      I have an OnDashboardLoad script that takes the VideoRandom_ID and puts it in the gVideoSelector. The problem is, nothing comes out of my VideoRandom_ID calculation. Where am I off?!? Any help would be greatly appreciated.



      Let ( [ number = Floor (( Random * (Count ( Videos by gVideoSelector 10::Video_ID )) ) + 1) ; result = GetNthRecord ( Videos by gVideoSelector 10::Video_ID ; number )]; result )