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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Add Dividers or Separators Between Nav Menu Items

Does anybody have an idea on how to allow a user to drop in separators or dividers between certain nav menu items? Google only seems to bring up rookie CSS tips for first/last child selectors but I ...
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How to add drop symbol to parent nav items which have child

I have a navigation system like this: As you can see I have two Parent Menus as "Projects" and Plans which they have some sub menus. Now when the result rendered I am getting a navbar like this: ...
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How Do I Add Images To Main Navigation Menu

I have a navigation menu but I need to be able to have background images with multiple states. There would be a background image for the multiple link states: normal, hover, and current. What is the ...
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Hide menu items if the page content is empty

i am looking for solution to hide (just not print) menu items if the page content is empty. by default wordpress create menu item when new page created. and that ok. but what i don't want, is when ...
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wp_nav_menu - page template name as item class

Is there any way to display template name (or page-template.php filename) in each menu items' class? Maybe using wp_nav_menu walker? Specifically, I'm using standard menu call: wp_nav_menu( array( ...
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After theme change the menus have to be manually linked to the corresponding theme location

When publishing a new version of a theme after I upload and select the new version of the theme the menus aren't visible on the site anymore. Everytime I have to link them to the corresponding theme ...
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Can't include Language switch in Nav Menu

I am trying to add to my menu bar some language elements. I'm using the qTranslate plugin and I would like to add the language switch to the menu bar. My them is calling in the header.php <?php ...
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Making wordpress menu horizontal [closed]

Hey guys am new to wordpress development actually.I am trying to make my wordpress menu horizontal at the top below the title name. My header.php In my header file i have assigned the menus with a ...
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Get custom classes in Wordpress Navigation Menu

i'm a beginner to Wordpress. I have a question is how to get only classes we put in CSS classes box in Navigation Menu? Not all with the default Wordpress classes. The purpose of this is i want to ...
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Large WP 3.0 menu times out and won't save

I have a large menu containing 10 parent items with roughly 7 child items each that I am trying to build using the WP-admin > Appearance > Menus. I have nearly all the menu items added but now my ...
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Menu links' destination url changed to an hashtag

Here is the website: http://www.aiteq.it In the menu on the left, all of the links seem to point to "#",instead of the pages selected in the wordpress menu section of the control panel. Viewing the ...
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Custom menu creation

So I wrote my first custom menu with a walker. In the admin panel I see the locations, so they are registered. The problem is that the very first menu I created gets added to all the locations. I ...
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active menu in post page

I am showing a wp menu with the following function: <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'primary', ...
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Override customizer values on a per-menu base

suppose I have a few options in the theme customizer, and I might want to show for example 5 different categories listing menus in the site. In the customizer I can set options for all of those, ...
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Wordpress Menu Exchange On Tablet's Orientation

I am using the plugin PHP Browser Detection and I want to achieve different menus for different devices. I have set them up called primary and mobile. Now, I want to switch those on used device. ...
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Hiding menu on mobile only when viewing posts?

I would like to hide menu on mobile only when viewing posts. Menu at the homepage should be visible on mobile but not the other pages. How can I do it? Here is the menu snippet: <nav ...
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What happens when you create/edit a menu

I need to know this for a plugin I'm developing: What happens when a user creates a menu, add/remove menu items in the admin, what updates are made in the database, what tables/columns are affected?
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Wordpress Menu Exchange for Mobile Layout

I want to have two different menus for desktop and mobile phone users. So, I have created two places for two menus (primary, mobile) with this function: functions.php: function ...
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How to hide page links from theme menu

I'm working on a plugin, I programatically create some pages in posts table, the links appear in the theme menu(front end), I don't want some of these page links to appear, how do I do this?
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Active page link not getting class assigned

I'm having problems with one of my menu items on http://itsnwa.com/ - When you enter the site, 'Work' should be bold and underlined, the same happens if you go to '50mm', but on 'Findings' this ...
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Appearance > Menus

I have added custom WordPress admin menu and pages, however, I would like for it to appear in the "Appearance > Menus" section so that the user can add it in the menu structure of their website. ...
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Debugging - trying to add search box to menus

I have already asked a similar question at stackoverflow (http://stackoverflow.com/questions/22492292/add-filter-in-wordpress-how-do-i-know-if-it-is-run), but maybe that was the wrong place? As you ...
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Showing main menu and child menu in diffent places in a same page

This question may sound a bit novice, but I am facing a problem. I have a menu structure like this: Home About -History -kontact Posts -Category1 -category2 For design purpose, I have 2 different ...
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Add items to a menu

I'm reading The Absolute Beginners Guide to Wordpress, but possibly it's too advanced for my purposes. I cannot get information about basic navigation, wiring the menu to pages. I've created three ...
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View h2 content tags of a page in sub menu

I think I'm trying to do something unusual I guess because I can't find it anywhere.I want to have a submenu base upon content off the associated page. e.g. In my menu there is a menu-item called ...
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how to set more than one menus to the same theme location

In my theme i need to display different left side menus on different pages. so i register a secondary menu too by this register_nav_menus( array( 'primary' => __( 'Top Menu' ), ...
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Removing a page from the header menu

My site is using the Hemmingway theme, I have a menu in the header. This is the menu whose structure results from assigning a "parent" on a page's edit form. One of my pages is less important and ...
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Using 'array' method in wp_nav_menu causes it to disappear

I want to change the menu_class on my navigation bar, but the second I try to use the 'array' method to display my nav, it disappears. This works: <?php wp_nav_menu('Profit.Ology'); ?> This ...
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Using categories and pages in menus

I've got a problem with mixing categories and pages within menus. As a fictional example: - About us (custom page template) -- What we do (page) -- Key staff (page) -- CEO blog (category) ...
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Page template where sidebar navigation menu is selected dynamically

I'm creating a WordPress site where I have about a dozen top-level pages, and each of these pages have sub-pages. All of the pages look exactly the same, but each "section" in the site (i.e. a ...
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extra <a> tag is added in wp_nav_menu

I am a wordpress lover and i am facing this issue for the first time, below is the code i am using for making menu to be displayed. <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'primary', ...
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Add custom attributes to menu items without plugin

I'm trying to figure out the best way to add custom menu attributes without using a plugin. I have a site using a custom theme and need to make sure this is setup at theme activation vs needing to ...
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Link from navbar to categories

I have a navigation bar in homepage. I don't want show categories in navigation bar. I also do not want use a dropdown menu. I just want to have a link to a page that show all categories. I want ...
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WordPress - Apperance > Menu

How do I use the menu on the dashboard under Appearance > Menu - http://prntscr.com/5052sl The one I'm using is based on page arrangement, so all my pages are displayed on the menu under some pages. ...
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Removing menu item doesn't get removed on edit post

I have removed some menu links for a basic contributor role, just that when the user access the edit post section they re-appear(wp-admin/post.php?post=24731&action=edit). What am I missing? This ...
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Add dynamic content block to nav section generated by custom walker

I am working on a theme that requires a piece of dynamic content nested in the navigation. I'm using a custom walker to generate the menu. I need a way to add markup to the code that will be editable ...
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Active class to current link

How do I add the active class to the current link that the user is viewing? I have a mixture of pages and custom post types in my main nav menu and I know that wordpress has .current_page_item that ...
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JSON file export of nav menu

I am trying to export the essence of my wordpress site's menu in json notation. I want to extract some details like id, type, name, sub-item and want to construct a Json object like below. Item - ...
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List all posts from custom post type by taxonomy

Having custom post types with taxonomies. Lets say I have a custom post type "Products" with taxonomies "new", "old", "fashion". Now I have a Nav where I can click on ...
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How to make menu items active based on hash

I'm creating a Wordpress portfolio site using the Simone theme. I have three menu items that link to the same page but with different hashes: tovly.com/work/#work-all-work ...
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Nav style for current page with custom post type

I'm trying to style the navigation of a WordPress site using the following CSS to highlight the current page or parent page. I'm using a custom post type to display projects. .current-menu-item > ...
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Remove a menu item in menu

I know this has been asked many times. But from what i got after searching, i could not understand much. I have used wp_update_nav_menu_item to add menu items programatically. But i don't know how to ...
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display only the wp_nav_menu, which has the current-menu-item

i have a problem displaying only the menu with wp_nav_menu, in which the current-menu-item is in. Heres what i got: function register_menus() { register_nav_menus( array( 'sidebar-menu' ...
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sharing slug between taxonomy and custom post

I am having trouble getting the relationship between a custom post and assigned taxonomy to work. The custom posts are clinics, the taxonomy is the location of each clinic: ...
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Adding a filter with custom function to the menu / navigation

I'm going to get crazy with the problem: I want to add a specific css class to the menu items, depending on a custom taxonomy. This is my code so far. add_filter('nav_menu_css_class', ...
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How to stop showing menu in static home page

Ok, I'm creating a wordpress theme. I don't want my navigation menu to show in the home page "Only" if the site admin setup Front page displays > A static page (select below). otherwise I want to ...
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How to add a CSS class to the tooltip on a navigation menu?

I'm looking for a way to add a CSS class to the anchor tag of the tooltip on a menu item. Currently, I see that you can easily add a CSS class to the menu's li but I'm trying to style the tooltip ...
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How to add category post count in main navigation menu [closed]

Can you guys can help me on how to add/show the post count for category in main menu. eg: Web Design (10) | Typography (12) | Inspiration (10) | Business (19) I’m using Hueman & Hueman child ...
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How to add scroll IDs to WordPress menu anchors

In my theme the top menu is like this: <nav> <ul> <li> <a class='active' data-scroll-nav='0'>Home</a> </li> <li> ...
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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 ...