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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wp_nav_menu including Skype URL

If I try to add a skype username as the URL for a wp_nav_menu item, the item is saved but the URL is not. The username URL is in the following format: skype:example?call Any thoughts on add skype: ...
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Open subcategories in submenu on click in primary menu

I am figuring out a way if we can manage the menu in such a way that when I click on the menu item in the first menu, the sub categories or links that i choose should be displayed in the secondary ...
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How to add Categories to the top menu of the website?

How can I add links to the categories (for example, Category-1) to the top menu of my WordPress blog? Only Pages appear here.
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Adding all sub-pages to the menu manager

Is there some simple way which would allow one to add a page to a menu (through the menu manager interface) and be able to define if the inclusion of this item should automatically add all subpages up ...
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Menus, but not by theme location

I'm trying to figure out how to display a menu that has been created, but without having to assign the menu to a theme location. From what I can tell, you have to assign a menu to a theme menu ...
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Custom menu deletes itself

I've set up a menu on one of my sites. The menu has ~30 items. Everything is fine, but at some point the menu crops itself and displays only the first 12 item. Does anyone have an idea why this is ...
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Implementing a tricky wordpress menu (nested categories + thumbnails)

I'm trying to make a layered wordpress menu, out of categories. Here's how it's going to look: I have no clue how to develop this, can't do it with get_posts (not sortable by parent/children), or ...
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Replacing WordPress menu functionality with a plugin

I asked this earlier on StackOverflow.com before realizing there was a StackExchange specifically for WordPress. Here is the link to the old question (for moderator deletion): http://stackoverflow....
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global menus made from master site's custom menus wpmu network

I'm looking into a way to have global menus across my network of blogs. Basically I am using wordpress as a CMS - the purpose of the network is actually to ringfence content. The sub blogs will be ...
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How do I apply a class to custom menu items based on user roles

I have a members section on my site and they see specific custom menu items. I'm seeking a way to simply apply a star to the <li> based on it's permission level and what the user's role is. ...
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How can I automatically add child pages to pages in a WP menu?

In the WP menu creation GUI there's the Automatically add top level pages option. I would like to do the opposite, for any page that is in the menu, automatically add it's child pages. Is there a way ...
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Operable default menu *and* custom 3 menu

OK, this is a basic question...I'm upgrading a theme I built (from scratch) to support 3.0 menus (finally). With the new wp_nav_menu tag, as expected, the tag's default container is added when a ...
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What is the best way to create a menu item that links to all posts with a certain tag?

I guess the title says it all. Short of creating a page with a custom template that links all the posts with a given tag (this is NOT a scalable solution, particularly if you want to let a customer do ...
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Menus - Open items in new tab/window?

I have 3.1.2 running with the Boldy theme. Site link. I have a menu that has a number of external links listed in the items. By default, these items do NOT load in a new tab/window. There is no ...
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wordpress custom walker for thumbnails with custom menu

I'm still very novice at PHP so any help is greatly appreciated. Typically I have found the codex to be very helpful but it appears custom walkers may be outside its scope. I'd like to have ...
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Custom CSS class or ID on menu items that have a Submenu

If I want to apply a style to only an item in a menu that has a submenu, how can I select that with CSS?
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Can I add pages to my custom menu via script?

My theme has a custom menu assignment... function my_register_my_menus() { register_nav_menus( array('header-menu' => __( 'Custom Header Menu' ) ) ); } ...and I'm creating an "installer" ...
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Find out if a page has no parent

Hay, have a basic menu looking like this Item 1 Item 1.1 Item 1.1.1 Item 1.1.2 Item 1.2 Item 2 Item 2.1 I'm outputting this as a list using WordPresses "wp_list_pages()" ...
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Manage custom menu for an Editor?

I've a problem with permission. Is there a specific permission to let an user with Editor Role, manage the custom menu of a theme, and only this options? The item that is under Appereance -> Menu, to ...
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How to remove some specfic navigation links only from selected page/pages?

For example: In the client site I have 5 page 1) Home 2) product 3) Services 4) Contact us 5) Blog Only from the blog page I want to remove 2) product and 3) Services but not from other pages. Is ...
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add JS to multiple plugin admin pages

For a WP Theme with multiple admin screen (got its own main menu and some submenus), I want to add a common Js script to load on (only) all these pages. I know how to acheive this using the pagehooks ...
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Set menu active state for custom posttype and category, given custom taxonomy term

How to set the menu active state for a custom posttype and category, given a custom taxonomy term? I have a custom taxonomy: region, a custom posttype: business, and use the categories taxonomy. My ...
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Image as a link using wp_nav_menu()

In creating a custom navigation menu in TwentyTen ( WP3.01), is it possible to make an image a link to a page on the same site, using wp_nav_menu() ? Is it the case that wp_nav_menu() echos or returns ...
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Menu API not switching menus?

I am using the menus API, and I want to switch to a different menu, but it is holding the first one for some reason Here is my code in functions.php add_action( 'init', 'register_my_menus',10 );...
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How to generate a list of child pages, and use some of their custom fields?

I have a page structure like this: -Home -Cars -Volvo 640 - Pics - Info -Porsche 911 - Pics - Info I'd like to generate a list of cars on the Cars page of all the cars (which are ...
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Custom Static Links For Specific Menu Right Before/Next The wp_nav_menu Function now working

I am trying to add custom links next/before my built in menu, specifically for main_menu. I have placed this in my functions.php and have given list-items in nav-menu-after.php and also in the before ...
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Wordpress is adding margins and padding to my custom menu?

I've installed wordpress on my computer so I can learn how to make custom themes and test them locally. Currently I'm playing around with some pre-made code from a tutorial so I can get more familiar ...
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Menu item added in wp_nav_menu_items filter is never highlighted

In a Twenty Thirteen child theme I append a menu item (a link to /player-number page template, where the number is different for each user and represents her or his id in a game database) using the ...
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Only append custom classes to nav menu items

I was reviewing this extremely helpful post on cleaning up WP-generated classes and ids from the nav menu, and found RevelationTravis's option-- see code below-- to be particularly good as a way to ...
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Hide sub menus sometimes

I have the following css: nav ul ul { display: none; } It hides sub-menus for me. It works too well. I'd like the sub-menu to be visible iff the parent menu item is the parent of the selected ...
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Add dynamic Sitemap to footer

I'm trying to create a footer menu/sitemap of sorts in Wordpress. (It's also worth a mention this is my fist attempt at anything Wordpress/PHP related. Context: We're making use of a template called ...
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I am facing a problem with the navigation menu of my website

The link to my website is http://ashevilleandbeyond.com/ and when you load it on your browser, for a few initial loading seconds, you will notice that the menu items are visible at the top left side ...
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Blog Posts in Custom Menu

I have a custom menu but would like to put specific posts on each one. for example: my menu consists of: cooking, beauty and style. How can i put all cooking posts on the cooking tab, and all beauty ...
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Menu / div of year and months of blog posts?

I want a menu or a dive with this content where you can click on and see the blog posts from the selected date that is like this BLOG -2014 -january -february -march -.... -2013 ...
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How to replace the page url for the page slug in a menu link?

I am developing a single page site within WordPress, that contains multiple sections. These sections are pages in WordPress. In my index.php I loop through all pages within WordPress and add them to ...
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How to add programmatically all pages and children to backend menu

I have a big website with tons of content, and I would like to automatically add all pages and their children to the menu in the backend, so I can then rearrange them easily via drag and drop. I ...
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Add itemprop Schema.org Markup to li Elements in wp_nav_menu

I currently call menus with a basic wp_nav_menu code: <?php wp_nav_menu( array('theme_location' => 'primary') ); ?> I am trying to find the easiest way to add itemprop="url" to the line ...
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Prepend to start of WordPress nav loop

I am trying to add some markup before the <ul> tag of a WordPress menu using a custom Walker, which extends Walker_Nav_Menu, however I can't get any of my custom markup displaying on the front-...
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Get only <ul> or <li> from the wp_nav_menu

I have tried several options like setting 'container' => false and registering the theme_location and searching on forums but I am unable to get rid of the "div" coming with the wp_nav_menu in my ...
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Making sub-menus exclusive [closed]

I don't really know how to explain what I'm looking for so bare with me here. On my site I have a side menu with a bunch of sub categories with a few items in each. I want to know if there's a way to ...
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Adding a menu item for a Custom Post Archive

I've created a Custom Post type (project) and it works perfectly. I have a custom archive page (archive-project.php), and that works great, too, but what's the best way to add a link to that custom ...
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The best way to customize “nav-menu-template.php” to add <input> if the 'link_before' is “checkbox”

I would like to add a 'link_before' control for a wp_nav_menu(), like that: if ( strpos( $args->link_before, 'checkbox' ) == true ) { $args->link_before = '<input id="toggle' . $item->...
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Programmatically (PHP) get the nr. of items in the primary navigation menu

I need to get the nr. of items in the primary navigation menu. I need this to determine the width in percentage of each list item. So I also need to change/add to the css width attribute of the list ...
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How to Overwrite/Customize wp-admin/nav-menus.php in Wordpress

I was wondering if is there a way to customize wp-admin/nav-menus.php so that I could add my own extra fields or tab. For example, I want to have a new tab (Menu Settings) created for each menu ...
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Filter for Admin Nav Menus Drop Down

In short, is there a filter for the Admin Panels Nav-Menu Dropdown List? For non-administrators I need to remove access to modifying / selecting a specific menu but still allow access to other ...
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Change list item content in menu navigation to add a child element with specific class

I have been away of wordpress for quite a while and never practiced that much. I have a few problems even tho I looked on the internet for an answer... regarding the wp_nav_menu behaviour. Hope you ...
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Order by menu structure

As I'm making one page website. Here is question I asked earlier: Calling Specific Pages with wp query Part II As I'm calling all pages by WP_Query which is "order by = ASC" I want to call it "order ...
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Schedule Page to Menu [duplicate]

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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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 ...
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echo same menu items across multi-site platform

I am trying to echo main theme's menu items across the headers of other sites in a WP multi-site environment and was wondering what is the proper way of doing this. I tried iframe which works but ...