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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Posts of Certain Category as Menu

I want to retrieve posts by certain category dynamically as a menu. What I need is: On the left-side of the page I want to display a menu as following | Category Name | | Post of This | | ...
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Wordpress cache a menu with Transient API

I want to plain to cache a page menu, that takes about 50 queries on page load. At the moment I have cache setting code with Transient API $housemenu = get_transient('housemenu_key'); if ...
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change link of menu particular tab

Wordpress theme - Twenty Twelve. I want to change link of menu. Current --> No link. Required -->#about (link for particular tab only) I've tried to change link from menu tab (Apperance ...
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Keeping parent menu items active in child pages

I'm a begginer in php and css. I would like to know how to keep an top-menu item underlined while navigating on child pages. Here is my layout: I have a navigation menu, listing all my parent pages ...
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Change Custom Menu Header Manually

I am working on a legacy site and typically don't work with Wordpress, so I'm crashing very hard into the WP world here. Basically, from what I can tell the site has these Custom Menus set up. I want ...
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Same menu is being displayed twice - one is overriding the other

I've registered three menus in functions.php like so: add_action( 'init', 'register_my_menus' ); function register_my_menus() { $menus = array( 'ranges-menu' => __('Ranges Menu'), ...
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Customizing label/title output of admin nav_menu selecter

On the left side of the menu editor, where you can add Page, Posts, Links, or Categories to a menu, how would I append a string to the title that shows up next to the checkbox? I've tried using ...
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How to target specific wp_nav_menu in function?

I am adding a specific class on my wp_nav_menu link via function.php but I am not able to target a specific menu: This is what I got which targets all wp_menu_nav on my page: function ...
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Adding category ID or slug to WP Nav Menu

Is it possible to add the id or slug of a category in the output of wp_nav_menu menu's? For example, the standard output of wp_nav_menu is: <div class="menu-header"> <ul ...
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Create menu without admin panel

I am wondering where I can create menus without using the admin panel, or if it is a waste of time. In admin you can go to Appearance => Menus Where you can select a number of pages to add to ...
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drag & drop re arrange menu items in front end page

in my WP MultiUser project i am designing a template for managing the menu like delete page, drag & reorder menu items by using below code <?php $menu_name = 'header'; if ( ( $locations ...
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Menus: Item appears twice in menu, current item classes fail – Bug?

I think I found a small bug in how Wordpress handles CSS classes applied to menu items. I would love to fix it, but so far I wasn't able to pinpoint the problem - it's probably in ...
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Admin menu post type

Is it possible to get a container post type menu item with all custom post types inside of it?! 1.All post types 1.1 post type 1 1.2 post type 2 1.3 post type 3 1.4 ect....
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How to create new options within the menu?

I have created a custom menu using the walker class which was fairly simple but for the life of me I can not work out how to add options to the navigation item. For instance I am wanting to make a ...
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Auto Filled Custom Menus for Custom Post Types?

Is there anyway to have custom menus that fill out automatically, specifically for custom post types? You can do it for default pages but nothing else it seems... For example you have a page which ...
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Best practice for blank top level menu item?

I create a LOT of WP sites and therefore tons of menus. A lot of times there is no sensible page for a top level menu item. For instance I was creating a site with internal learning. The top level ...
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Extend Individual Menu on Page Function to individual Submenue on Page Function?

It seems that WordPress Development is building a knowledge-base about the best functions out there. Thanks a bunch this helped already a lot! I found a function (find it down here) that offers a ...
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Missing current_page_item in custom menu

I'm using the new custom menus in my side navigation and it only creates a class sub-menu in the UL's but does not use the current_page_item like when you use wp_list_pages(). I have 3 levels and only ...
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Add nav menu CSS class to body

I would like to add the CSS class of the current menu item (and the classes of its parents & ancestors) to the current page body classes. For example, if the current menu item has a CSS class ...
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menu item active class for author.php

I am building a custom theme. For the author.php file that displays an author profile with their posts, I would like my 'About' menu item to turn active (get active class). I have tried: ...
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wp_nav_menu() loses 'current-menu-*' classes on single product page within category

I have my menu set up like so: Shop Online (WPeC 'Products Page' page) Product Category (WPeC Category) Product Category (WPeC Category) Product Sub Category (WPeC Category) Product Sub Category ...
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Anchor only wp_nav_menu

I am trying to create a list less wp_nav_menu. Below is the desired output: <nav class="nav header-nav"> <a href="#" class="nav-link nav-active">Home</a> <a href="#" ...
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Check what “type” a menu item is

The question I would like to check what type of menu item each item in my menu is i.e. is it a Page, Category, or Custom link. What I want to achieve I want to create a menu made up of categories ...
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Top level menu items different container than sub menu items

Is there a way to split the menu into two containers. The top level items would be in a separate container than the sub menu items. Here is the default structure <ul> <li> <a ...
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Showing the same menu in multiple location

Today I have faced an weird problem regarding WordPress menus. Here is the register function of my menus - function register_adaptive_menus() { register_nav_menus(array( 'top-menu' => __( 'Top ...
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How do I check if a menu exists?

I'm currently retrieving a nav menu based on the parent page's title, and if the page doesn't have a parent then it's own title. global $post; $page_title; if ($post->post_parent) { ...
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Hide a Menu Item on Login

I am using the following code to hide a menu item when a customer is not logged and show it when a customer is logged in. .hide-item-not-login{ display: none !important; } .logged-in ...
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Whats the difference between current_page_item and current-menu-item

Whats the difference between current_page_item and current-menu-item when using Custom Menus .current_page_item{} // Class for Current Page .current-cat{} // Class for Current Category ...
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There is a code that I don't understand - menu customize with walker

Here is a code I got from internet: (of couse I do not own it) class description_walker extends Walker_Nav_Menu { function start_el(&$output, $item, $depth, $args) { global ...
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Sub Menu content is being duplicated

In the plugin I am developing I am using the following code to build my menu - add_menu_page('BCRM Plugin Settings', 'BCRM', 'administrator', __FILE__, 'bcrm_settings_page', BOOGIE__PLUGIN_URL . ...
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Displaying menu based on login status

I'm trying to show one menu based on whether or not the user is logged in. It's straight forward enough but when I change to my code I have no styles or icons like the original - see code below ...
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using plugin to add menu item to external page [closed]

I have a wordpress plugin that is working well so far. The last step for me is to have it create a menu item on the main navigation menu to an external page when you activate the plugin. Not sure how ...
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Adding Class and div id to wp_list_categories

I am trying to create a dropdown menu for wp header with categories and children as dropdown but cant find a solution, trying to get somethink like this <li class="Main-Cat"> <a href="Link ...
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Auto-build First Instance of Menu from Page Structure

I am wondering if there is a way to build a custom menu that is initially populated by the current page structure. I am working on a site that was initially build pre-custom menus, but now we want to ...
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Extend walker - navigation, adding data attribute to a tag

I would a data attribute to the a tag in the menu, like have <a href="#example" data-attribute="attribute">CLICK</a> I know that I have to extend the Walker BUT I tried in several times ...
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How to change menu URLs to hashes?

I'm building a fullpage Wordpress site. Meaning the pages are not separate URLs, they are accessed through the same URL. Something like deuxhuithuit.com. So I have a menu that the admin creates by ...
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How to assign a WP 3.0 custom nav menu to a theme's navigation menu location via script?

I'm using this script inside a plugin to create a new custom menu on the fly and assign a page to it... $menu_id = wp_create_nav_menu( 'header-menu' ); $menu = array( 'menu-item-type' => 'custom', ...
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Next page link via the custom menu

I would like to display a "next link" at the bottom of several page templates, using the actual custom menu in which they sit in. I built a function that mostly works except for an edge case ...
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Wordpress Login/Logout Single Menu Only

I've written this login/logout for my functions.php in my wordpress theme. The problem is, it's showing a login/logout link in all menus both primary and secondary. Is there a way to get it to ...
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How to add sub-menu to a menu generated by wp_nav_menu by using plugin

I have a menu generated by wp_nav_menu which look like <ul class="nav-menu" id="menu-top-nav"> <li class="menu-item menu-item-type-custom menu-item-object-custom menu-item-43" ...
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Display the nav menu for a particular page id

Say that I have the id of a page that is in the wp_nav_menu() I would like to show the wp_nav_menu() for that particular page. Is that possible? I can use wp_get_nav_menu_items() to get all items for ...
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How to leverage hefty memory actions from programmatically creating nav menus

I'm working on a plugin right now and hitting a wall. Long story short, part of the plugin process is to construct a dynamic nav menu. This nav menu can get rather large, and I'm finding that it seems ...
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How use %like% in sql statement wordpress

i use a like %text% statement in wordpress: SELECT * FROM location WHERE name LIKE "%on" OR name LIKE "%on%" i tried anything but it's not run: $wpdb->get_results($wpdb -> prepare("SELECT ...
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Custom Nav Walker menu - Display children count

I have a custom walker menu.( See the code below) I would like to have my nav menu like this ---------------------------------- Home | link1 | link2 | link3 (5) ---------------------------------- ...
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Add menu headings to Wordpress sub menus

I'm using the native Wordpress menu. I have two top-level links with sub menus - I'd like for those sub menus to display the name of the parent menu item. So if I have a parent menu item named ...
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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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Menu is not visible in appearance

I have added following code to my function.php function register_my_menu() { register_nav_menu('header-menu',__( 'Menu' )); } add_action( 'init', 'register_my_menu' ); And here is my code where ...
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current_page_item not being added in menu output

I've created a menu that I call on using following code. <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'menu' => 'Primary Nav', 'container' => '', 'items_wrap' => ...
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Adding class atribute to wp_nav_menu ul

Update: this was caused by the fact that i didn't have a menu created in the menu page. I want to add a class to the ul of wp_nav_menu. I tried this code: <?php $defaults = array( ...
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Remove all nav menu classes except those which begin with certain letters

I'm currently using a function which strips out all the unwanted classes from my nav menus, leaving only the classes I want to keep (the ones listed in the array inside the function). It looks like ...