Navigation Menu is a theme feature introduced with Version 3.0. WordPress includes an easy to use mechanism for introducing customised navigation menus into a theme. In order to incorporate menu support into your theme, you need to add a few code segments to your theme files.

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Building large menu from many other menus

Can I use following script to build my primary menu which includes items of many other menus? Example: my main menu looks like this - -1 --1.1 --1.2 -2 and I have many other menus with ID = (1.1, ...
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Schedule Page to Menu

Every week I tend to have 2-4 pages scheduled though I need to get them added to my menu as well. The "Add New Top Level Pages to Menu" option won't work in my case though as the pages in question ...
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Where is my menu editor

So I've opened up a WordPress site I've developed some time ago where I've never had to use the menu editor. Problem is, I do need it now, but it doesn't show up in the wp-admin 'Appearance' section. ...
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Why is WordPress stripping anchor links from mneu item URLs?

I have a taxonomy page that lists all the sub-categories. I want to link directly to the sub-category position of that page from the main navigation menu. I set up a menu with the main category ...
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Blending Foundation's Tabs with Wordpress Nav Menu & Display Active Tab

I am currently working with ZURB's Foundation Framework. It's a terrific framework and my project is coming along a lot nicer and quicker than it would have beforehand. Foundation comes with ...
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Top level ancestor ID of current page in navigation menu

I want to get the ID of the top level ancestor in the navigation menu. So I want to do a function that retrieves id of "TLA" from this list: Menu - Submenu TLA <- Need its id - Submenu 1 - - ...
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Importable Menus? Along with Pages (a site layout template)

Simply stated: How do you pre-create menus which can be imported by a user who does not want to spend a day recreating the wheel? Most themes have preferred layouts, which can have a tedious page ...
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Add <span> within the <a> output of <? wp_nav_menu() ?>

Currently i am using: <?php echo wp_nav_menu( array( 'menu' => 'main-menu','depth'=> 1,'items_wrap' => '<ul class="navigation_ul">%3$s</ul>' ) ); ?> I want to achieve: ...
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Header Layout design [on hold]

Godday ;-) This my first website using Wordpress. Im using the Storefront theme from woocommerce, and i can't figure out how to edit the header menu, right now it's just a mess i would like it to look ...
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WP Menus inside another menu plugin

Hey everybody! I am looking for any WP plugin that adds an option to choose another existing menu while creating new menu, so that way I should have menu within another menu. I need to divide my ...
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Menu on responsive twentytwelve theme not working, strange url error

i use twenty twelve custom theme (palumariosrl.it) but i have a problem. If i try to use on responsive mode the menu not function (can i see only hover menu page and if i click on menu buttom i have a ...
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WP Super Large Menu Problem

Hey Folks! I am looking for the best WP practises to handle mega large menu. My navigation menu has about 400 links, so if I create just a single menu, then it looks so ugly... I could divide it into ...
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TwentyTwelve child theme mobile menu not working

I have a pretty simple child theme of Twenty Twelve active, but the mobile menu does not expand when pressed. Here is header.php: <?php/** * The Header for our theme. * * Displays all of the ...
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Is it possible to customize a genesis/dynamlk WP site's navigation to include a horizontal drop down instead of a normal drop down? [on hold]

I hope I worded this right, was curious if a nav menu like this http://www.aarp.org/work/ was possible or one that hovered horizontally versus a drop down? I am new to WP dev and everything ive read ...
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Nav menu items disappearing (but not immediately)

I'm working on a site where some of the nav menu items disappear (from the front end, the back end, and the database). However, debugging is extremely difficult since they don't disappear immediately! ...
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Highlight specific menu item when custom post is page

I know that this question was asked many times, but I did not find a really good solution for my problem: I have a custom post type "event" with some categories like "lecture". For each category, I ...
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How show sub menu only using wp_nav_menu()

I am using this code to show the custom menu subpages if you are on the parent page. But what this code also shows is a parent page on a page that has no sub menu, which I would like hidden. Basically ...
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Creating a custom menu/widget area

I'm looking to create a /menu/widget area like the following site: http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/default.aspx please see sections under downloads, security, support, about is this considered a ...
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Get menu items problem

I'm trying to get a menu items created from wordpress admin panel. To do this I followed the instructions codex: http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/wp_get_nav_menu_items // Get the nav ...
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Displaying different page links on different pages

I have a wordpress site with 100+ pages. Now suppose 5 pages are related to page 1, and I want to show them in side bar as similar pages/related pages and other group of pages in other menu in ...
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Menu items description? Custom Walker for wp_nav_menu()

Normal Wordpress Menu looks like: Home | Blog | About us | Contact But I've seen many pages with descriptions under these links: Home Page | Our Blogs | About us | ...
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Get menu item data from menu item ID

I want to filter the_title when I output a custom menu (of internal pages) using wp_nav_menu(). My pages have a custom field called 'short_title', and I want to use these values in my rendered menus ...
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Admin Custom Menu Editor Disappeared

The custom menu editor on my site has disappeared. It used to be under the Appearance menu. Any idea where to find it, or how to fix this problem?I have registered and init the menu properly in theme ...
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Add login and register controls at the header top right corner

I want to add login and register at the top right corner in the main menu of wordpress site. So is there a plugin out there which can do this and login and password textboxes should show horizontally ...
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Splitting up a submenu into columns, or putting existing menus in another menu as submenu item

I have a menu with a long list of submenu items. I'd like to split that up into columns and the easiest way in my mind would be to have them split up into multiple . Is there a way to do this? ...
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Sticky menu for WP custom menubars

This seems simple, except that I am not able to figure it out. In a wordpress theme, how can I make a custom menubar below the header image stick at the top after scrolling down the page? Example ...
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Firefox Display Bug. How can I diagnose? [closed]

http://dev.itandcoffee.com Above is a development theme i'm working on to better understand wordpress. When you click the search icon to the far right of the menu bar, a search box drops down below. ...
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Unable to center menu and header image twenty twelve

I have a really simple site at cyriljoyce.com on the 2012 theme I created a child theme to center the header and menu bar but just cannot seem to make it work. The child theme text is below The line ...
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Any walker causes blank menu?

Using the following, or any other custom Walker_Nav_Menu seems to cause a blank navigation menu, I tried specifying the default to make sure I wasn't going crazy yet it still blanks the output... Any ...
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How to add menu support to a theme?

I tried few tutorials. All i think is i should use register_nav_menus() and then add the menu in header.php Here is the code i tried in functions.php from this help site itself function ...
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Change HTML structure for custom menu in sidebar

I've been digging for documentation on how to change HTML output for the "Custom menu" which you place in optional widget. So its clear what I meen I have attached an image of the widget block here: ...
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Does Extending Multiple Nav_Menu_Walkers Allow Nested Menus?

Essentially I'm trying to add multiple sub nav menus and I'm pretty close but I just can't seem to find the right tack to solve my problem ... I'm using a variation of a Stu Nichols CSS Menu ... ...
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Wordpress 3.5 dropdown menu

I'm pretty new with WordPress and I want to create my own dropdown menu without the use of any plugins. I already did some research but there are some things I do not understand. In my header file I ...
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Admin: Navigation Menus do not show empty categories/taxonomies in the list's search tab

This is referring to the Admin area of Navigation menus It seems the normal behavior for building out Navigation Menus (Appearance>menus) is that when you expose categories or custom taxonomies, that ...
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Search box as a menu item in the nav menu output by wp_nav_menu?

I am using the Twenty Twelve theme, and the following is the code it uses to register and display the menu. In functions.php: function twentytwelve_setup() { ... // This theme uses ...
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Hide menu theme location for certain capabilities?

I have 6 menu theme locations setup with "register_nav_menus" I would like editors to be able assign custom menus to 3 of those locations and keep the other 3 only available to administrators. How ...
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How to create a category menu?

I am new in WordPress world (before now I always used Joomla and some other old CMS) Now I am testing WordPress and I have some doubts about how create a navigation menu in my WP Site. This is my ...
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Theme for a specific subcategory inside multiple categories

In relation with this topic in which I wanted a different theme for categories than for subcategories, now one step further, I want a specific theme for a specific subcategory used in multiple ...
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Theme for subcategories

I am working with categories (cities) and subcategories with the same menu (for example: cars, animals, houses). Therefore right now my categories structure looks like this: - London -- cars -- ...
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Can't add any menu items anymore, server related

Unsure if this fits here, but hopefully it does. So I'm having an issue that I can't add any menu items to a custom menu anymore. At this very point I can verify that it's server related, since this ...
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Highlight parent menu item when child is not in menu

I want to highlight the parent of a child page in the menu when the child page itself is not in the menu. I know this would work if you add the child as a sub page but that isn't the case. Any ...
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Adding items in a menu not working in multisite

I have a custom code that it will automatically add the category to the menu in multisite. Lets say I have a category name "Cat1" then once I run my code this will automatically added to the menu. ...
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Using wp_get_nav_menu_items() to list children of children pages

I'm working with a Genesis Based Theme and I'd like build a Page/ Child Page menu structure. That part I can do with the help of some code produced by Bill Erickson. Essentially what I'm trying to do ...
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Sidebar menu, different parent and child pages

I wish to organize a hierarchy of pages into a navigation menu in a manner similar to the following: Cats Short-haired Long-haired Purebred About Animals Dogs Toy Dogs Hounds Terriers About ...
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Custom menu walker: Repeating a menu item when it has children

I am trying to repeat a menu item when it has children. To better understand, maybe take a look at this example markup: <ul id="main-nav"> <li>Item 1</li> <li ...
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Wordpress template - How to add class to li tag if submenu exist

for example i want create this menu: <div class="menu_wrap"> <ul class="nav sf-menu"> <li class="sub-menu"><a href="">Main Menu 1</a> <ul> ...
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How do you add a <div> around the second level of a Menu?

I've been searching around online and reading up on walkers but I can't figure out how to do this. Basically I need a <div class="sub-container"> wrapped around the second level of the menu but ...
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How can I add a fixed vertical menu to my site? [closed]

I'd like to have a vertical (secondary) menu on some sub-pages of my site. It should be fixed (will stay as the viewer scrolls down the screen). I'm currently using the Q2W3 fixed widget, but it lacks ...
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“Widgets” menu doesn't appear

I'm developing a WordPress theme, which works great on my localhost and one of my live servers, but on my other live server the Widgets menu (from Appearance) doesn't appear. And yes, all 3 servers ...
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Add static item to wp_nav_menu

I am trying to add static menu item to Wordpress Menu.I am using filter 'wp_nav_menu_items' for this in functions.php. It works but it doesn't put it under menu container tag. function ...