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Execute a view and show a count of the results, or the rendered HTML.


  • drush views:execute my_view. Show the rendered HTML for the default display for the my_view View.
  • drush views:execute my_view page_1 3 --count. Show a count of my_view:page_1 where the first contextual filter value is 3.
  • drush views:execute my_view page_1 3,foo. Show the rendered HTML of my_view:page_1 where the first two contextual filter values are 3 and 'foo' respectively.


  • view_name. The name of the view to execute.
  • [display]. The display ID to execute. If none specified, the default display will be used.
  • [view_args]. A comma delimited list of values, corresponding to contextual filters.


  • --count[=COUNT]. Display a count of the results instead of each row.
  • --show-admin-links. Show contextual admin links in the rendered markup.


  • vex
  • views-execute


  • An argument or option with square brackets is optional.
  • Any default value is listed at end of arg/option description.
  • An ellipsis indicates that an argument accepts multiple values separated by a space.