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Oxygen Theme featured slider not showing anymore "sticky posts"

  1. lukemcconville
    Member

    Hi all,
    My blog has the Oxygen theme by Devpress installed and I have got the featured slider up for the past 6 months but only recently have I found out that it hasen't been showing my last two posts that were marked "sticky", on the featured slider. Is there a maximum? Is there anything I can do to fix it?

    The blog I need help with is ypphupdates.wordpress.com.

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  3. Hi lukey1558,

    Thank you for bringing the issue to our attention!
    You are correct, the amount of sticky posts for the slider is limited to six entries. I went ahead to update the theme documentation to also reflect that. I'm sorry for the trouble.

  4. @kobenland
    Thanks so much for that and for the update to the theme description too. Noted!

  5. lukemcconville
    Member

    Yes, but I made older posts not sticky again, but these two recent posts I made won't show up.

  6. Is it anticipated that this will be fixed so that it's not limited to 6? I recently switched to Oxygen theme, and noticed the same problem. I also noticed that when older posts are marked as sticky but there are already 6 up in the showcase, these older sticky ones disappear(!) from the "recent articles" section. Due to this and other issues, I think I might change my theme. I really like the aesthetics of Oxygen, but it has functionality problems, so I'm torn.

    blog: http://betabridgealmostdaily.wordpress.com

  7. Let me rephrase my point, I have 56 posts on my blog, of those 56, 6 are made "sticky" for the purposes of the slider. The last two posts which I made won't show up on my slider even though I marked it as "sticky" but I removed (and not sticky) the last two posts shown on the slider. Instead, my slider now shows 4 posts and not one of the two new ones I made have shown up! Instead, it has shown up on the Latest Posts page I want it fixed, can anyone help me?

    I've had this blog for nearly 6 months and I really love the theme too! I've not had a problem right up to now, hope it clears it up!!

  8. UPDATE: I no longer need help, I have managed to find the problem, I forgot about the "featured image" size defaults. Thanks to those who can help, I've got both posts up now!

    Thanks,
    Luke!

  9. i am having the hardest time figuring out how to get the carousel up and working.

    for the life of me i can't get it up.

    1. i understand the carousel is 750 pixels wide...what about height?
    2. is there something else i need to click to get them to appear?
    3. when i click VISIBILITY - EDIT - there is nothing there to select STICKY like i saw in the forum.

    i am utterly baffled here! any help would be greatly appreciated!

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