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I create Widget for Vertical menu Now I am trying to get selected or current menu using wp_nav_menu

Any one know how to Add current class when selected in wp_nav_menu

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Are you looking to add a CSS class to the menu item that is currently the active screen?

If so, this is handled in WordPress by default with the ".current-menu-item" CSS class.

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No not showing me that default classess – softsdev Nov 28 '12 at 11:56

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