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I have a problem with my loop.php, it keeps on repeating posts. I'm guessing this might be controlled outside of this loop.php as it happens no matter what I try. Could someone please advise me as to where it might be getting this information to repeat the loop 4 times.

Here is the current loop.php

<?php 
$args = array ( 'category' => 4, 'posts_per_page' => 10);
$myposts = get_posts( $args );
foreach( $myposts as $post ) :  setup_postdata($post);
 ?>

<!-- Begin Style Here -->

<div id="post-<?php the_ID(); ?>" <?php post_class(); ?>>
<div class="postmeta"><?php do_action('themezee_display_postmeta_index'); ?></div>              
<h2 class="post-title"><a href="<?php the_permalink() ?>" rel="bookmark">
<?php the_title(); ?></a></h2>
<div class="entry">
<?php the_post_thumbnail('thumbnail', array('class' => 'alignleft')); ?>
<?php the_content('<span class="moretext">' . __('Read more', 'themezee_lang') . '</span>'); ?>
<div class="clear"></div>
<?php wp_link_pages(); ?>
</div>
<div class="postinfo">
<?php do_action('themezee_display_postinfo_index'); ?></div>
</div>

<!-- End Style Here -->

<?php endforeach; ?>

Thanks for any help with this

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What do you mean by "repeating posts": are they all identical in this foreach loop? Do you have more than 4 posts assigned to this category? –  birgire Apr 4 '13 at 7:58
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In order not to interfere with main wp_query I would recommend to use this hook, that I used on one of my websites.

//wp_query to buffer
$temp_query = clone $wp_query;

//Use main wp_query with attributes
$wp_query = new WP_Query( array( 'posts_per_page' => 10 ) ); 
if(have_posts()) : while(have_posts()) : the_post();
//your code with html and etc    
endwhile; endif;

//Get back to main wp_query
$wp_query = clone $temp_query;
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Where do I insert this? into my code on the loop.php? –  Bellatoppa Apr 4 '13 at 17:04
    
My index.php I'm thinking is the issue and maybe why all the posts are repeated 4 times. –  Bellatoppa Apr 4 '13 at 17:11
    
This is most of my current index.php and I believe the problem <?php if (have_posts()) : while (have_posts()) : the_post();get_template_part( 'loop', 'index' ); endwhile; ?><?php if(function_exists('wp_pagenavi')) { // if PageNavi is activated ?><div class="more_posts"><?php wp_pagenavi(); ?></div><?php } else { // Otherwise, use traditional Navigation ?> <div class="more_posts"><span class="post_links"><?php next_posts_link(__('&laquo; Older Entries', 'themezee_lang')) ?> &nbsp; <?php previous_posts_link (__('Recent Entries &raquo;', 'themezee_lang')) ?></span> </div><?php }?><?php endif; ?> –  Bellatoppa Apr 4 '13 at 17:29
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