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Recently Viewed / Compared Products

The Recently Viewed and Recently Compared blocks usually appear in the right sidebarThe right or left column of a two-column page layout. of a catalog page. The number of products listed in each block can be configured for each website, store, or store view.

To configure Recently Viewed/Compared Products:

1. On the Admin sidebar, tap Stores. Then under Settings, choose Configuration.
2. In the panel on the left under Catalog, choose Catalog.
3. Expand the Recently Viewed/Compared Products section. Then, do the following:
a. Set Show for Current to the website, store, or store view where the configuration applies.
b. In the Default Recently Viewed Products Count field, enter the number of recently viewed products to appear in the list.
c. In the Default Recently Compared Products Count, enter the number of recently compared products to appear in the list.
4. When complete, tap Save Config.