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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Custom Menus: dynamic highlighting problem with custom home link

I'm currently implementing wp_nav_menu - all has gone well save for dynamic highlighting. The menu code looks like this (when home, which is a custom link, is selected): <div ...
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Two different menus for two different locations?

I'm trying to change the menu in a primary and a secondary menu depending on the page which is visited. My primary menu is in the top of the page, and it looks like this: Index | About | Contact ...
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Custom Menu Broken WP 3.8.1 Update

Custom menu has stopped working since upgrading to 3.8.1. When trying to add items from the left they do not show up as movable items as they should do under Menu 1, however the text changes to: "Drag ...
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Where is definied the theme location for the main menu in a WordPress template?

I am pretty new in WordPress (I came from Joomla) and I have the following doubt related the Theme Location of the main menu. For example, using the preinstalled Twenty Twelve theme, if in the ...
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Custom Post Types in the WordPress Navigation Menu

Hello can someone help me out by pointing me in the right direction as to where I can find out how to add a drop down menu to a theme with my custom post types stored within in, have been ...
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Listing Child Pages in a Certain Order?

I'm trying to show child-pages in a certain order, in a list. This is my code to output the pages as a list $parent = $wp_query->post->ID; ...
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TwentyTwelve child theme mobile menu not working

I have a pretty simple child theme of Twenty Twelve active, but the mobile menu does not expand when pressed. Here is header.php: <?php/** * The Header for our theme. * * Displays all of the ...
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Does is_child() exist in wp 3.5.1?

I'm trying to figure out how to get to a is_child() equivalent; I'd like to be able to target the parent page and it's children. How can this be achieved? My pseudo-code is... if ...
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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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Remove navigation from header in custom page template

I'm building a landing page and want to remove the navigation menu from the page. The navigation menu is in header.php which is of course in the page template. Is there a WordPress function I can use ...
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Sort wp_nav_menu() by menu order

I have made a custom menu handler for the back end, sorting the via a drag drop based on CMS Page Order. The problem now is that it seems that it's not possible to sort wp_nav_menu in any other way ...
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Removing specific menu items?

I used the following to remove certain menus for the "editor" function remove_menus () { global $menu; if( (current_user_can('install_themes')) ) { $restricted = ...
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How to Create a Custom WordPress Navigation Menu with the Code?

Without using plugins, how to create a custom WordPress navigation menu with the code? I have Wordpress ver 3.2.1 and Buddypress ver 1.5.1 I would like to create a menu. I would like to place the ...
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Add section (add_settings_section) to a custom page (add_submenu_page)

I have a plugin page created with add_submenu_page. I want to add a new section there but nothing happens: add_submenu_page('parent', 'Foo', 'Foo', 'manage_options', 'foo-settings', ...
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Active Menu Highlighter with Subpages?

my question is... I have 2 pages & 2 subpages in each page. like: page1 -->subpage1 -->subpage2 page2 -->subpage1 -->subpage2 & my Menu is Page1 page2 Now if i select ...
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WPML Plugin Not displaying multilingual Menus

I'm using WordPress 3.0 Menus, which the WPML (wordpress multilingual) plugin claims to have added support for in a recent release. I am using the most current version of the plugin. My problem is ...
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Creating Multiple Menus when using the TwentyTen Theme?

How to get multiple menus in TwentyTen theme?
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How to Add <span> to Each Menu Link with link text to data-attr?

how do i get something like below my code is like this. wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'header_menu', 'container_id' => 'menu', 'link_before' => '<span ...
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Use wp_logout_url() in menu creation page

can anyone give me some idea about how I can use the value of wp_logout_url() within the menu creator page of wordpress? As the menu creation page doesn't support php I cannot just put echo ...
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Admin: sub menu doesnt display under apperance when activate my themes

I got a strange issue in WordPress. I build a themes for WordPress. when I activate my theme, some sub-menu under appearance in admin panel where missing. If I activate another themes it works ...
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wp_nav_menu $theme_location parameter ignored

This is the first paragraph of the documentation of the function wp nav menu: Given a theme_location parameter, the function displays the menu assigned to that location, or nothing if no such ...
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Add child pages automatically to nav menu

I have built a custom menu in Wordpress that contains links to posts and pages. I am adding it to my header using this line of code: <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => ...
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Using _s theme, menu changes do not affect header menu

I'm using the _s theme and seeing the header menu point to 'Home' and 'Sample page'. in functions.php, we have register_nav_menus( array( 'primary' => __( 'Primary Menu', 'mytheme' ), ...
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register_nav_menus, then create menus programatically

I have a register_nav_menus call in my theme's functions.php: //register nav menu and footer nav. register_nav_menus( array( 'main-nav' => 'Main Navigation', 'footer-nav' ...
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Change class-name on “current_ancestor” in wp_nav_menu

Im working with a project where i want the wp_nav_menu to output other css classes for current_page, current_ancestor and remove other stuff like page-id and menu-id. I have get some stuff working ...
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a better menu, menu options assistance for WP

So long story short, im a noob WP dev and im like on my 2nd custom WP site so sorry if i sound a bit lost. As i was doing my first WP custom site, i noticed that for example, on the default theme and ...
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wp_nav_menu and fallback

I am using this code to call any custom menu and display: <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'container' => 'none', 'container_class' => 'menu-header', 'theme_location' => ...
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How to create different menu's for not logged in visitors and for logged in members?

I'm creating a website which will provide services to members and I want to make it so that when a not logged in person comes to the website the menu is specifically designed for sales pages to make ...
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How to get rid of the home link in nav menu?

I am using the following code for my navigation structure. Currently it shows a home link in the navigation. Why does this show? and how would I get rid of it by changing this code. <?php ...
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Add Buddypress profile and messages link to Wordpress menu [closed]

In the wordpress menu I would like to add a link to the buddypress user profile and messages. These links are dynamic based on the username like, ...
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Count within foreach loop

How can I echo out the count of within a foreach loop? I want to change the class of the div below so it's menu-button-1, menu-button-2 etc etc: <?php $pages = get_children(array('orderby' ...
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wp_list_pages sort order by custom nav menu order

Does anyone know of a way to create a sitemap by using wp_list_pages and have the order by the same orders a custom nav menu?
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Using wp_list_pages() after calling query_posts()

It's possible that I'm just doing this wrong, so feel free to let me know how you would solve this problem. I have a mostly page-based site, but there are a few "pages" where my content is coming ...
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Limit User Iinterface for Admin?

Is there a plugin or a way where I can restrict or limit the buttons on the admin interface for a certain user? For example: for the user who has a role of a writer, he/she can only post content, ...
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Two-tone menu items

wp_list_pages seems to print out menus ok, but is there a way to alter the functionality so that i can display the menu in two colors..? So, if the titles of 3 actual pages are: Big Cinema * Monaco ...
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Creating menu and breadcrumb “sections” within Wordpress 3 being used as a CMS

I am implementing WP as a CMS for my church's website. This is the first WP install where I'm doing a lot of the custom coding myself instead of just finding plugins and a stock theme. As I am a bit ...
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How to create and populate with few links a menu in child theme functions.php?

The official Twenty Thirteen theme defines just a single menu in the /wp-content/themes/twentythirteen/header.php file: <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'primary', ...
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How to add bubble count in WordPress wp_nav_menu menu?

I have to add a bubble notification in WordPress wp_nav_menu like the following code. <ul> <li> Tickets <span class="unread">2</span></li> ...
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Replacing a specific menu item

So, I understand how to target a specific menu using the following to add a custom code. <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'menu' => 'Project Nav', // do not fall back to first non-empty menu ...
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Two menus show up

If I set 'echo' parameters value to 'true': <?php if( has_nav_menu( 'primary-menu' ) ) { wp_nav_menu( $menuParameters = array( 'theme_location' => ...
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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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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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How can I remove data-target=“#” from bootstrap dropdown menu?

I've created a mega menu with wordpress. The theme I'm working with happened to use bootstrap and adds so much weird stuff to my menu, and one of those things that seem pretty weird is that it has ...
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How can I get an array/list of all current WordPress Admin Menu items?

I would like to somehow retrieve a list of all current admin menu items, even the ones created by themes/plugins. Is it possible?
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Why is only the first operation run in my loop - except for on the last repeat? [closed]

We have a custom walker displaying only the sub menu of the current top menu and while making some changes to it I ran into something I don't get - for some reason only the first echo of each loop in ...
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In the Admin Dashboard, can I choose which sections to display?

For the editor I would just like to display Pages, Posts, Media and Menus. Is there a way of doing this with the functions file or similar? Thanks in advance.
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Can I have a different menu for each parent page?

I have 4 different menus on my website. Right now I'm using the solution to a problem I posted here in order for the menu to display using the CSS framework I'm making use of. Each of these menus ...
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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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Create menu locations for each category in wordpress

I need display a special menu in each category page in wordpress, for example I have 3 category: horse,dog,cat So I must have 3 menu in Menu Settings locations with name: horse,dog,cat with this ...
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Use another menu when logged in

Before the update to WP 3.6 I could add this code in the header.php of the theme, which made it possible to have another menu when logged in: <?php if( is_user_logged_in() ) { ...