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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Setting a Default 'Theme Location' When Creating a Menu

I'm trying to create a theme which when activated, sets up a primary navigation, adds the homepage to it and then enables it in the correct location. Here's what I've got so far: ...
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Home Custom Menu Link not Working

I'm trying to have the menu link per default when using my custom menus, and in my functions.php document I have this: function home_page_menu_args( $args ) { $args['show_home'] = true; ...
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Display posts from Custom Post Type in category page on front-end

I created my Custom Post Type (bizdirectory), created a new post (Test Business) and created a new category (Business Directory). But if I add the Business Directory category (slug = business) to my ...
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Update body class based on menu

I'm trying to add a class to the body tag based on whether current menu items either have children, or are children. The custom menu was added via wp_nav_menu. I have hooked into ...
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How to make this menu drop down or like accordion

I am using sitesmile auction theme. Here is my working site. In home page there is a sidebar saying "Browse by Categories". I want to make this menu as drop down or like accordion. Whenever the user ...
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Add id to menu items in wp_nav_menu

I'm using wp_nav_menu in Wordpress to create my navigation The output is similar to this(I have removed href links) <nav id="pageNav"> <ul id="menu-headernav" class="menu"> ...
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How to add fixed position in menu class for Twenty Twelve theme?

I have already looked at many jquery examples on how to make the menu sticky. I have applied these tutorials on clean html pages and they have worked perfectly. However, when I try to apply it on the ...
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Menu Limitations

I am coming here for advice mainly, because I am stuck on what to do next. Within my latest project, I am using Wordpress at the backbone, as a fully fledged CMS system. I have styled every single ...
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How to put a Menu on the left side of a particular page in Wordpress 3.5

I am creating a website. The website already has a main menu which appears on the top. But in one of the pages I want a side menu to appear on the left side of that page. I have gone through many ...
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Hide pages depending on role

I've been trying to find a way to limit the user from seeing some pages in the "pages" menu in the admin panel. I looked in the edit.php file and noticed: } elseif ( 'page' == $post_type ) { ...
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Add CSS to head depending on nav menu walker

I have a custom walker for a navigation menu on my website, and within it I have some custom CSS that I want to apply to each menu, however, I cannot simply echo it there because even though it works ...
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Custom dashboard menu does not stay open for the custom Taxonomy within it

Short Version: Custom menu with a custom post type that supports a custom taxonomy. The custom post type works, the menu for it works and stays open. The custom taxonomy works, but the sidebar menu ...
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SlideDeck 2, make back-end visible for admins only

I'd like to make the back-end of the SlideDeck 2 plugin visible for admin users only. Also, I'd like to remove that "Insert SlideDeck" button from the editor. How can I do this?
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Possible Menu Hack?

This is the craziest WP issues I've ever had...so my homepage main navigation reads like so...."home" "official artwork" "my artwork" "about" "links" "contact" but when I click on any other page my ...
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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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Primary navigation menu & footer not showing in category / tag page

I tried to find a solution for primary navigation not showing in some pages, ie. archive.php. I found one from here but it's still giving me notices. I'm using Reverie Theme in WordPress ...
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do_action appearing outside of menu?

I'm using Bill Erickson's "Add Extra Code to Any Menu" function: <?php /** * Add Extra Code to Any Menu * @author Bill Erickson * @link http://www.billerickson.net/customizing-wordpress-menus/ ...
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How to change theme header to support multiple nav menus?

I'll try to be brief.... I have a theme that only supports one navigation menu. At this point I'd like to add 2 or 3 more menus. I have successfully registered my menus in functions.php with ...
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How can I Add a variable PHP in the Menu Nav

I want to add a variable in the Menu, for passing a value in all my page. The purpose is to retrieve a value for transport to another web site (from my website links) to the tracking, this value ...
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two menus show different menu based on what menuitem is selected on menu1

Iv got two menus: menu1 with three menuitems. menu2 which is based on which menuitem I selected in menu1 Like this: menu1 menu2 menu3 Home Tax Company Aboutus menu1 menu2 menu3 Home Posts News et ...
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Appending a GET-Variable to wp_nav_menu

I'm creating a menu with the wp_nav_menu() function. Now I'd like to add a GET variable to the end of ever link in the menu, like this: www.mysite.com/page/?variable=123 Is there any way I can do ...
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Display three different levels of navigation from wp_nav_menu separately?

I have a three level nav setup using Wordpress menu creator. Structure: A —1 ——Y ——Z —2 —3 B C I wish to display each level of the navigation alone, in different areas of the page. With current ...
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how can i add css class on current page in wordpress wp_nav_menu

how can i add css class on current page in wordpress wp_nav_menu For Example I Want To Use It In Wordpress wp_nav_menu <li><a href="index.php?id=index&colortheme=green" class="selected" ...
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how to get nav menu list through menu name in wordpress

How to get nav menu list through menu name in WordPress I'm using this code by this code but showing all pages not working with custom nav menu name <?php ...
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Unable to create or edit menus

I'm running 3.4.2 on Ubuntu. I'm unable to make any changes to menus at all. Also I'm unable to upload anything (flash or browser uploader) to the media library. However plugins have no problem adding ...
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How to switch between the Primary Menus programmatically?

Lets say i created 2 Different Primary Menus (in the Appearance > Menu .. section). Then in the (Theme Location > Primary Navigation) Section, i can set 1 Menu to be activated. So how can i switch ...
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How to rewrite the output of wordpress nav menu?

I have been trying to figure this out for a while. I need to overwrite the default output of the wordpress nav system. Right now it is like: <ul id="main-nav"> <li ...
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Add a class at specific element in custom Menu Walker

I have customised my menu in wordpress by extending the Nav_Menu_Walker class and now i cannot figure it out how could i add a class at a specific ul element. I have this function which adds classes ...
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Creating a nav menu

I am not very familiar with WordPress so my knowledge with this is limited. I am working on a travel website where I need to show navigation menu and I am not sure how I can achieve the desired ...
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Add the current menu item CSS class to a custom page type archive in Wordpress menu

I've been reading a lot about this but couldn't find a solution. Basically I'm trying to show a current menu item on a dynamic page that is created by a custom page type archive. The default menu ...
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Return Page/Post ID's of Child WP_Nav_Menu items

Is it possible to return the Page ID of menu items? I specifically looking to get the IDs that appear in a rollover submenu.
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Custom Post Type Nav to Subpage

I've registered a post type for an audio plugin, the post type is "Custom Players" in the admin and has its own tab on the admin sidebar. I'm just curious if there's a simple way to move this out of ...
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Different side menu on each page

Does anyone have a solution how to have different side menus on different pages? Do I need to create template for every page? I've registered many nav_menus in functions.php and than used pages ID as ...
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Using a page as home, how do I prevent nav from setting both home and page links active?

Let's say we have a site with four items in a managed menu, corresponding to pages: Home | Foo | Bar | Baz The "Home" item is a custom link pointing at "/". And we want the "Bar" content shown ...
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How can I add items to the menu via the PHP file?

I run a membership site and I want to add a tab to the navigation menu that says, "My Subscriptions" and then add certain pages to that tab, which will be specific for each member depending whether or ...
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Output menu navigation in php file

I have a WordPress site which generates a menu at the top of the page with this: <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'container_class' => 'menu-header', 'theme_location' => 'primary' ) ); ?> This ...
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Best way to customise wp_nav_menu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Menu items description? Custom Walker for wp_nav_menu() I'm familiar with WordPress and using the WordPress menu system. But I'm looking for a way to add custom HTML to ...
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Getting menu items like get_pages

I need a way to create a custom HTML template for the wp_nav_menu function. I've heard of custom walker classes, but these don't appear to be helpful enough to achieve what I'm trying to do; at least ...
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wp_nav_menu, walker class, categories as classes of li

OK I'm trying to show my principal menu so I use the following code: <?php $defaults = array( 'theme_location' => '', 'menu' => '', 'container' => false, ...
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Plugin menu addition in multisite

$wp_admin_bar->add_menu( array( 'parent' => $menu_id, 'id' => $menu_id . '-example', 'title' => __( 'Example Menu Item', 'example' ), ...
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Why do the menu titles change with the renaming of pages?

I've created a custom menu using pages. For a lot of the list items, I've specified a custom menu title for the page... So, the About Us page becomes About on the menu, for example. Then, when the ...
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Custom Menus Description Stripping HTML Tags

Spent two days researching this. I need to be able to add HTML to the Custom Menus Description. Everything I can find (including on this site) is from Feb 2011 and mentions using a strip_tags filter. ...
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Limit the menu child levels under “admin > appearance > menus”

in my effort in making the WP backend as user friendly as possible, I'm looking for a way to limit the amount of child (or submenu items) of the menu(s) under "admin > appearance > menus". They idea ...
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Custom Post Types don’t highlight in menu nav

Working on a theatrical events site. The structure requires several separate events areas, each with a top page listing events in the particular area, and corresponding individual events pages ...
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Get parent page/menu id of current post

Basically, after setting up the initial "page for post" on the Reading Options, and then add that page to the menu I get the posts when I click on that menu item as expected. On there I know the post ...
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CSS for Created Menu “Active Selected” not working, everything else is!

I have created a Menu (for the nav bar) it is placed in a copy of the header.php file in my child theme right below: <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'container_class' => 'menu-header', ...
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register_nav_menus() won't register menus

Please help with menu registeration: I have followed this guide (http://codex.wordpress.org/Navigation_Menus) step by step. Added the following code to functions.php: function register_my_menus() { ...
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Separator for custom nav menu

I creating a custom footer navigation in wordpress. I looked all over the wordpress documentation and still haven't found anything. So, what I'm trying to do is add an "|" in the navigation like this: ...
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Tidy nav menu classes except for edit-menu-item-classes and active class

I want to tidy the menu class and remove the <li> ID tags, but return the class which is added by CSS Classes (optional) and current class.
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Querying both pages and posts

I am building an "advent calendar" for a client and they are wanting a combination of specific pages and custom posts appearing on the front page, in a specific order. Things that need to be ...