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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How to add a class name to the ancestor <li> of a post?

I've asked this question before with a different Question Title over at Stackoverflow. At that time, I was not yet aware that a function of the theme is adding a class name called current-menu-item. ...
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TwentyTwelve child theme: Incorrect footer menu

I built a child theme of Twenty Twelve, and created a menu called "Footer Menu" in Appearance > Menus. I assigned this menu to the Footer location: However, the footer menu in the live site ...
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I want remove last after wp_nav_menu

My code call menu: $defaults = array( 'theme_location' => '', 'menu' => '', 'container' => 'div', 'container_class' => true, 'container_id' => ...
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Customizing a walker menu class

Hey Folks I trying to customize a walker class to add custom classes to navigation level. Essentially there will be 3 levels of navigation. <ul *custom class*> <li *custom class*> ...
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adding a numbers to a item from navigation menu

I search in Internet but i didn't find a good documented way how to add to item from menu a number , my current menu is like Item1 Item2 Item3 , I'm calculating with WP_Query how many post for ...
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Create a select drop down of available menus

I'm attempting to create a custom field on my page creation that allows a user to choose which menu to display on the page. Right now I have my custom meta field setup, but can't figure out how to ...
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Custom Class to wp nav menu

I am trying to edit the default arguments in the wp_nav_menu function. Basically I need to add a custom class to the UL and a custom class to the LI. I have tried to use <?php function ...
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Image menu on responsive WordPress

1) Why WordPress only use based on "text" menus (navigation) only? Maybe the answer is "it is for SEO and mobile responsive WordPress". Am I correct? any other opinions? 2) What if I create "image ...
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How can I disable sorting/dragging of a menu item in the custom menu admin?

I think my problem is partially a javascript problem, but if someone knows of a better way to do this I'd love to hear it. Basically the goal is to "save the client from themselves" by not allowing ...
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Simple form to add custom links to menu?

I currently have a menu set up called "sidebar links" with 5 custom URLs. In my widgets section I have a Custom Menu which shows my "sidebar links" menu. This basically gives my sidebar 5 links. ...
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Why Isn't My WP_Nav_Menu returning false?

I'm using wp_nav_menu for a submenu that I only want to display (including the surrounding html) when there are sub-menu items to display. The problem is, the function is always returning with either ...
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Walker for menus

I want to modify all of my <li>'s classes and ids, but the function wp_nav_menu() does not let me do so, so I think I need to use a walker. I am pretty new in OO, so using an object is not ...
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How to check if current page is a parent item or child item in a given menu

I'm trying to build a submenu into my theme, and I've got it working except it shows even on top-level pages that don't have children. How could I check that the current page (or current menu item) ...
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Rogue current menu item class in wp_nav_menu()

I am working on a 'from scratch' theme which has a simple wp_nav_menu call; wp_nav_menu(Array('menu_class' => 'nav', 'container' => FALSE)); On standard posts, archives and pages this ...
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How to create dynamic menu from HTML

I tried creating a dynamic menu from HTML, I registered menu in function name is main menu, Here is the HTML code that display the main menu- <div class="submenu"> <div ...
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Generating wordpress menu - cant understand the config

I created html template based on bootstrap css and am trying to create wordpress theme from it now. Created my own menu function for it, which basically just sets default config for wp_nav_menu ...
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Custom menu linking to page not found

I have built a series of pages and sub pages in wordpress. Then, using custom menus with 5 x top level menus and then sub-menus under 3 of these top level menus: Menu 1 Menu 2 - Sub Menu 1 - Sub ...
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custom walker class for own menu?

i have designed a html template for own blog, in my theme my menu is this structure, <ul class="right"> <li class="has-dropdown"> <a class="active" href="index.html">Home</a> ...
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Add “drop-down arrow” for menu items with sub-menus

WordPress doesn't add parent class to menu items that have submenus. Therefore this is required to extend this: function add_parent_css( $classes, $item ) { global $have_children; if( ...
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Use wp_nav_menu to dynamically generate child menus

The goal: use wordpress's wp_nav_menu to generate a menu where child pages were dynamically added while keeping the correct submenu classes. Before: Installations Habits After: Installations ...
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Customizing Primary Menu to include custom taxonomy description

I've a hard time implementing the custom primary menu behaviour. I've already: Created a custom post type: products that has a custom taxonomy: product_category associated with it. Activated and ...
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How do I pass an argument to my custom walker?

I've set up a custom walker, and it works as desired when I hard code my variable. What I want is to be able to call my walker and pass it a variable that is used in the walker. For example: ...
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Some informations about the use of statics pages in WordPress

I am pretty new in WordPress world (I came from Joomla) and I have some questions about the use of static pages in WordPress. I have to use WordPress to implement a mainly static site (maybe in the ...
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menu items toggle and display on screen size reduction

I am working with a child of Twenty Twelve. I made my own images to act as menu li backgrounds. When I reduce the screen width by moving my browser window in, the menu items seem to toggle ...
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Set a different home link in nav menu

I've my website with homepage link set to http://www.mysite.com. I've also many pages with subpages, and in that subpages i've already a link in the content that returns to the top level parent page. ...
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How do I separate link levels in a custom menu walker?

I am trying to build a custom menu walker and I am unclear on how I would be able to build a UL for top level menu items and a separate UL for all menu items of lower levels. Essentially I am trying ...
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multi level menu not working and not displaying correctly

I have created a multi level menu with wordpress and no matter what i try the menu will not display correctly. here is the genereated menu <div id="cssmenu"> <ul class="menu" ...
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Split submenu displaying the description underneath

By using the below class, I was able to extend the Walker_Nav_Menu and display the description under the link. I'm working with an UI that requires to have submenu split that also display the ...
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wp_get_nav_menu_items order doesn't work

I am using this function $args = array ( 'order' => 'DESC', ); $items = wp_get_nav_menu_items( $custom_menu, $args ); then, if I change args to $args = array ( 'order' => 'ASC', ); ...
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Adding a tag to wp_nav_menu

I am using wp_nav_menu and I have a need for custom implementation. The default markup is like this: <ul> <li id="menu-item-59" class="menu-item menu-item-type-post_type ...
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conditional: if is page, and all subpages

What I'm currently trying to achieve is displaying certain menus on certain pages using one template and conditional statements, like so: if (is_page('donate')){ wp_nav_menu(array( 'menu' ...
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How to list recent posts in a wp nav menu?

I've been trying this for some time and didn't get no clear answer. I need to display 11 recent posts inside one of my menu items. My menu is like: ITEM 1 · MAMBA · ITEM 3 I need to display ...
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wp nav menu: show submenu below li item

I'm trying to figure out if it's possible to show the submenu's outside of the relevant li tag. For example, this php: wp_nav_menu(array( 'menu' => 'side', 'container' => false, ...
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wp nav menu: add attributes to menu items [duplicate]

I'm trying to figure out if it's possible to attach an attribute to a wp nav menu item. To demonstrate, this php: <?php wp_nav_menu(array( 'menu' => 'main', 'container' => ...
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add_menu_page() with different name for first submenu item

The add_menu_page documentation says to pass the menu title as the second parameter: add_menu_page('Page Title', 'Menu Title', ...); When adding more pages later via add_submenu_page, the main page ...
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How can I make a menu link visible only to admins (without plugins)?

I use a menu on top of my wordpress which shows 3 links. Main page Custom Page Custom Page Can I add a 4th link to my menu which is visible and accessible to admins only (without plugins)? This ...
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how to automatically generate hierarchical menus from hierarchy of pages?

I have a photo site, and I take care to crested a logical nested hierarchy of pages. e.g. for photos I just posted, I created the following pages: site.com/2013/ site.com/2013/colorado/ ...
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Error “Trying to get property of non-object” with Custom Walker for wp_nav_menu

I am trying to add some ARIA related stuff to the wp_nav_menu function. I use a custom walker class for this purpose: class Walker_Nav_Menu_With_Aria extends Walker_Nav_Menu { function ...
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Is it possible to link to the same page from wordpress page menu?

I have a big one page wordpress site and a menu created from wordpress admin pages panel. I added everywhere in my main page such links like <A NAME="gohere"> and similar. Now I need to add ...
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Adding first and last class to Menu on top level only

I'm using a WordPress Menu to create a navigation structured like this: Home About Contact Sub Page Using this code from kuroi's response here I'm able to add first-menu-item and last-menu-item ...
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Getting (Invalid) when adding custom taxonomy of custom post type link in menu [closed]

I am getting this message when I am trying to add a link to my menu: I have created a custom post type and a custom taxonomy <?php /* Plugin Name: Portfolio - Custom Post Type Plugin ...
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wp_nav_menu(), how to change <li> class?

I'm building a menu for my website. The static is looking like this: <nav> <ul id="menu"> <li class="item_1"><a href="#">Item 1</a></li> <li ...
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How to display 2 equal columns of li based on the count of items in wp_nav_menu divided by 2?

I would like to display a custom 3.0 menu in my sidebar. I want the list to be in order of name, and the list to be sequential down the list of the left column and flow down, then into the right ...
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wp nav menu - highlighting current page not working properly [closed]

I'm trying to highlight the current page in the wp nav menu. I've read through the codex and found .current-menu-item, which I'm using in my CSS.. However it's not working. What am I missing? css ...
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Highlight wp_nav_menu when category is selected

Using the wp_nav_menu() function to display my menu I noticed the highlighting in the menu was working well for the pages I created (like archives.php) but not anymore when a date (date.php), category ...
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Cannot find Home link in Pages on Dashboard

I cannot see the Home page link in the WordPress menus section. Here's how the Pages box look like this: How can I get the link of Home?
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How can I add text to a single nav menu item?

I'm working on a theme that requires the end-user to specify the current performance season using a custom admin panel I've created, ie. "2013/2014", "2014/2015" etc., which I can retrieve using ...
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Changing color of specific tab of top menu

I am messed up with a problem and still i am unable to find it's solution. I am trying to change color of only 1 tab in whole navigation menu. I mean if my navigation bar include 5 tabs and i want ...
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Remove link from Page name in navigation bar

I have a wordpress site and there is a navigation bar with menu and submenu. I want to remove link attribute from menu items that have sub menu. Is it possible? because i couldn't achieve to this by ...
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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 ...