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I imagine this is really simple but I can't work it out. I am trying to add a menu page to the WordPress dashboard through my theme. I have the following...

add_menu_page( 
    'Test', 
    'Test', 
    'manage_options', 
    'myplugin/myplugin-admin.php', 
    '', 
    plugins_url( 'myplugin/image/icon.png' ), 
    6 
);

Which works, but I want to use an icon in my themes directory instead of plugin. How can I alter this to look in there instead? I have tried using theme_url instead but it's not working.

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There is not such a function as theme_url, if I am not mistaken.

Take look at get_template_directory_uri or get_stylesheet_directory_uri

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Thanks, that did it –  fightstarr20 Oct 18 '13 at 15:56
    
@fightstarr20 Then please mark it as solution... –  kaiser Oct 18 '13 at 16:00

get_template_directory_uri() should be used to get parent theme directory URI. get_stylesheet_directory_uri() should be used to get child theme directory URI.

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It's worth noting that get_stylesheet_ will get the parent, if no child exists. –  brasofilo Oct 20 '13 at 2:05

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