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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Edit the (automatic) HTML layout of nav menus

I registered my menu in functions.php, called it from header.php and set it all up in the Appearances > Menus backend. The problem is, I need to manually insert a div surrounding <ul ...
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Placing widget to menu

is there any way to display widget in menu. Actually what i want is "site stat" in the menu. (black area) At the right. link
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remove class “sub-menu” from wordpress drop down menu

I am building a wordpress website with dynamic wordpress menu + one level drop down menu (sub menu). since my drop down is a bit tricky and required special CSS I tried to remove the styling that ...
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exclude pages in custom menu

I am creating a custom theme for wordpress, which will have a settings page. i am adding the option to exclude pages from the navigation, which will simply work on the page id separated by a "," here ...
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Adding an external link to wordpress menu

I am currently using wordpress menu like this ... $args=array('menu'=>'menu', 'menu_class'=>'', 'before'=>'<span>', 'after'=>'</span>', ...
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How to make wordpress nav menu use post custom meta data

Using WordPress custom navigation menus automatically gets the menu item label and displays it between the of the menu item, what I need to do is to get a custom field value of the page and displays ...
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Give Children Unique ID's

Is there a way I can give each wordpress children (subcategory UL lists) unique ID's? I'm creating a dropdown list for subcategories and I want to position them but :nth-child isn't supported by ...
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Is it possible to make the heading on a page different text to the text of the menu item?

Is it possible to make the heading on a page different text to the text of the menu item? I have a page with a very long title and I'd like to make the clickable menu text shorter. Site is here: ...
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Change div background acording to the selected category

I'm coding a graphic menu that consist in five divs with a background each. On mouseover the background changes and the child div disappears. On click, each one works like a link to the correspondent ...
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How to Structure Pages and Subpages

I'm trying to create a church site using WordPress. The following is a small sample of the page structure I'm trying to create: About Staff Statement of Faith Contact Ministries Furnace Prayer ...
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Adding new pages to Menu

I am new to Wordpress. I am using the free Theme for my blog. I have added Menu as About Us, Contact Us, Groups etc .. I need to add Static Pages to About Us, Contact Us etc ..!! I dont know to How ...
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Custom Post Type & Custom Menu Walker to append custom class for active post types

I have an interesting problem I am trying to solve here regarding a custom nav menu. Essentially, I have created a custom walker class for my nav menu and I have manually added a menu entry directing ...
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Hide menu items for visitors and filter based on role

In my menu i've got some menu items that i don't want to show to people who aren't logged in. One of these i only want to show to logged in users of a certain roles the other to everyone logged in. ...
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“Automatically add new top-level pages” Default

I'm looking for a way to set the default "Automatically add new top-level pages" to be checked when creating a new menu. I haven't been able to find anything on this - any help you could give me? ...
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How do i put a dropdown list of ALL my post in the sidebar menu?

In "Main Sidebar" i would like to add a dropdown list of ALL my post. How can i do that? I found various plugins and none of them did what i wanted (for example one only list the post i have on that ...
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Add extra menu to theme

What's the best way to add an extra menu location to a theme that already has one? I want to add an extra menu in a child theme of a theme that currently has a single custom menu (what is the correct ...
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Admin top level menu, pointing to an external url

I want to create a entirely new top level menu in the admin menu section, and have that be an external link, is this even possible with the current system? The solution that t31os provides in this ...
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how to remove description from menu buttons?

I just installed Wordpress into my server and I am currently using the "graphene" theme to test my wordpress blog. I have two pages in addition to the front page, which is "about us" and "sample ...
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How to show Home Page link in Wordpress Menu and how to add an icon to this?

I tried with this code: function home_page_menu_args( $args ) { $args['show_home'] = true; return $args; } add_filter( 'wp_page_menu_args', 'home_page_menu_args' ); but gives me this error: Error ...
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New custom menu created. how to apply it?

i have a childtheme from twentyeleven, i created a 'inicio' (name) custom menu, how can I apply it? tried: <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'inicio' ) ); ?> but not ...
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Can't insert internal links and menu errors appearing

I'm getting this error every time I add an item (page, post or category) to my menu system: Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in ...
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WordPress menu with custom taxonomy

I'm looking for a scalable, best-practice way to do the following: I need a menu to have a link to the homepage, a standard page, and a variable number of custom post type archives. Each archive must ...
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How to list only root pages?

I want to show only top level pages, without the dropdown. I am trying to set the depth to 0... wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'primary', 'depth' => 0 ) ); But it generates: ...
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Highlighting top level link when viewing one of it's sub-pages, which are not linked in the menu

I have a page that is not linked in my custom menu. This page has a parent page, which is linked in the custom menu. If I go to the "not-linked" page, I want to to highlight it's parent page link in ...
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Dropline menus — seperators between children only?

I'm working on a custom dropline menu using wp_nav_menu. Using wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'primary', 'after' => '|' ) );, I can put separators after every item. However, I'm only ...
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How to set classname for <li> tag in wordpress menu?

I am using. <?php wp_nav_menu($args); ?> to get menu from WordPress. It returns the menus with <ul> and <li> structure. How can i set class name for every <li> tag ...
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wp_nav_menu and its fallback

When I use wp_nav_menu(array( 'theme_location' => 'mainnav', 'container' => 'nav', 'container_id' => 'mainnav', 'container_class' => 'clearfix', 'depth' => 4 )); ...
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Page menu with one image link instead of page title?

I have the following code generated by wordpress for my nav1: <div id="nav1"> <ul class="menusm"> <li class="page_item page-item-6"><a title="Inicio" ...
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Make menu items open in new tab/page

How do I make menu items open in a new tab/page instead of replacing the current page?
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Do not hyperlink menu heading

How do I make a menu entry that's just plain text, not a link? My kludge workaround is linking to "/", but I'd prefer no link at all.
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Can't display custom menu using name?

I want two menus using the new WordPress 3.0 feature. In functions.php I have: function register_my_menus() { register_nav_menus( array( 'header-menu' => __( 'Header Menu' ), ...
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how to hide submenus for the not active pages

I would like to expand only the active part of the sidebar menu and hide the parts which have nothing to do with the actual selection. Just like how its done on every Explorer like file manager, or ...
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Menu page with minimum capability as 'Subscriber' doesn't allow 'Admin' to access it?

I've added a separate menu page (an object page) with minimum access level required as 'Subscriber'. I'm doing this because I'm registering new users and they'll be 'Subscribers' with an extra ...
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Prevent custom post type from showing up in custom menus

How do I do that? Any custom post type I register shows up as a meta box on the menu page...
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WP navigation list classes

I'm using this code to display my menu: <?php $menu_args = array( 'container' => '', 'menu_class' => '', 'menu_id' => 'main-menu', ); ...
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Sitemap Page build from Menu?

Is there a plugin available that creates a sitemap from the default menu, e.g. as shortcode or requestbale URI?
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confused about wp_list_pages() function - how to display selected top pages with all their subpages

I'm a bit confused about wp_list_pages() function. Lets say I have 3 top level pages (with no parent) and each of them have some sub-pages: page 1 [sub-pages: 1.1, 1.2, 1.3]; page 2 [sub-pages: ...
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Is there a way to tell menu items to force non-SSL URLs?

I've got a client site which uses SSL for only a small chunk of pages where users purchase subscriptions. So, for those pages, we just make sure that any links into them have hrefs with https://etc ...
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Is it still not possible to show separate submenu with “Custom Menu”?

Well, the title says it all. Is it still not possible to show separate submenu with the "WP Custom Menu"?
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Wordpress Menu options in the Admin: Posts for the dropdowns

Under Appearance > Menus I seem to be able to add Categories, Pages, or Custom Links as my menu/sub-menu dropdown items...but I can't add posts. I would like to have posts in my dropdown (posts of ...
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How to remove the Navigation Bar (prim. and sec.) from the Homepage for the Genesis Framework?

How to remove the Navigation Bar (prim. and sec.) from the Homepage for the Genesis Framework?
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Can't create a SubMenu

Hi everyone I have created a new WordPress blog at http://www.shanytopper.com and I have a problem. I am using a wp_nav_menu for the main menu in mywebsite (I added the suppert to the theme myself), ...
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Three menus - parent / child / sibling

Firstly, apologies for the terminology used here, I will try to be as descriptive as possible. I am trying to create a menu system that will achieve the following: List top level pages as one menu ...
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Thesis -style Navigation

I am working on a theme where I would like users to be able to select pages to show in the theme options page much like Thesis. I've been Googling / reverse engineering Thesis for a couple hours but ...
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Automatically going to the first page in a hierarchy?

Let's say I have a website about different types of cars. The structure is a little like this: -Home -Cars (shows a submenu with a list of cars, ie Volvo 850, Porsche 911 ) -Volvo 850 overview (the ...
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functions.php adding item to end of menu. I want to change position

I found a function in my template that is adding a register button to the end of my menu. I'm wondering if there is any way to make this function add the register button to the beginning of my menu ...
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How to add columns to wordpress menu editor

Wondering if someone can point me in the right direction. Currently, I'm trying to figure out how to add columns and headings to sub menus. Naturally I want to create a basic megamenu where I can add ...
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How to add an attribute data-slug = “$specfic_page_slug” in WordPress menu item?

I want to add custom attribute in WordPress menu item which has specific page slug. like this - <li class="menu-item menu-item-type-post_type menu-item-object-page menu-item-101" ...
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How can I use custom menus with a Bootstrap WordPress theme?

I have this 'primary' menu with a few items in the CMS, which I can list nicely with this PHP code: $args = array( 'theme_location' => 'primary' ); wp_nav_menu( $args ); The PHP outputs ...
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Change link in menu on condition

I have website, where I want to change link in menu, if I'm on this page, example: On frontpage link in menu is: http://example.com/#blog On blog page link in menu is: http://example.com/blog Is it ...