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 set limit only on top levels of wp_nav_menu?

How can I set a limit to the top level menu items in wp_nav_menu? Example: I have this menu in my admin dashboard: I would like to count ONLY the top level items and display a limited number of ...
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How to add fixed position in menu class for Twenty Twelve theme?

I have already looked at many jquery examples on how to make the menu sticky. I have applied these tutorials on clean html pages and they have worked perfectly. However, when I try to apply it on the ...
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Create an auto-populated menu that is automatically assigned to the primary menu in twentythirteen?

A similar question was asked about buddypress here , but I tried applying it to a twentythirteen, and I am getting this error. Cannot use object of type stdClass as array in ...
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Splitting up a submenu into columns, or putting existing menus in another menu as submenu item

I have a menu with a long list of submenu items. I'd like to split that up into columns and the easiest way in my mind would be to have them split up into multiple . Is there a way to do this? ...
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Show only 2nd level of navigation depending on active navigation

For example, suppose a menu like so: Parent 1 Child A Child B Parent 1 Child C Child D Child E Parent 2 Child F In a certain part of my template, I want something to show depending on ...
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Does Extending Multiple Nav_Menu_Walkers Allow Nested Menus?

Essentially I'm trying to add multiple sub nav menus and I'm pretty close but I just can't seem to find the right tack to solve my problem ... I'm using a variation of a Stu Nichols CSS Menu ... ...
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Current state to a button when on a single page

I am having trouble figuring out how to keep the current state active once on a single page of the post. For example: Recipes displays a list of all my post that are under a specific category. Once ...
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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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How to remove admin main menu name repetition

I have added an admin menu using add_menu_page. When there is a sub menu with add_submenu_page, The main menu name is repeating. How to remove this repeating menu ? This is my code ...
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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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Query for menus in backend (BE)

I want to create a simple plugin (already started) to have in one place recurring tasks (for me as webdesigner) e.g. take site offline, set backend icon, don't show updates and so on... Now I want to ...
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add classes to wordpress menu links

As the title already says, I am trying to add classes on the WordPress menu item links (so not the li, but the a element). If it is possible to achieve something similar to WordPress its own function ...
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Wordpress 3.5 dropdown menu

I'm pretty new with wordpress and I want to create my own dropdown menu without the use of any plugins. I have a few questions about this. I already did some research but there are some things i do ...
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3 blogs on one site with the same header menu?

Person X has default SITE with an integral blog. Person X also has SITE 2 with Blog 2 and also SITE 3 with Blog 3. Is it possible to have on the DEFAULT SITE HEADER MENU something like this: HOME ...
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Add <span> within the <a> output of <? wp_nav_menu() ?>

Currently i am using: <?php echo wp_nav_menu( array( 'menu' => 'main-menu','depth'=> 1,'items_wrap' => '<ul class="navigation_ul">%3$s</ul>' ) ); ?> I want to achieve: ...
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Check if wp_nav_menu items have submenus

I'm looking to output the following markup for a menu through wp_nav_menu, <ul> <li><a href="/">Home</a></li> <li> <a href="/" ...
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Menu items (all menus) being deleted randomly on their own [duplicate]

This is really driving me up the wall now. Randomly, all my menu items for all menus are just being deleted on their own. Not the menus themselves but all items within them. This is a custom theme ...
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Nested Admin panel sub menus in single menus

i know how to add custom menu in the admin panel and how to add multiple sub menus in the custom menu. But i want to know can we add nested sub menus in the custom menu (WordPress admin panel)? Means ...
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Secondary menu > Active item: How can I output the class “current item”?

I'm using wordpress for my website and i have created a secondary menu. I'm using this secondary menu to work as filter for categories (filter different type of content). -> root website: ...
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show/hide menu item(s) on specific pages (not on user roles)

I wish to keep a menu item hidden on homepage & vice-versa (user roles don't matter here). Scenario In my Primary Menu, I have created two menu items Get Quote (menu-item-1) and Get Quote ...
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Search box as a menu item in the nav menu output by wp_nav_menu?

I am using the Twenty Twelve theme, and the following is the code it uses to register and display the menu. In functions.php: function twentytwelve_setup() { ... // This theme uses ...
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Handling complex multi-level architecture / menu for large site

I am trying to get feedback and ideas for solving an information architecture / content management problem using wordpress. I have a large site ( 1,000+ pages, hundreds of posts ) made up of ...
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Show sub menu item from main menu on mobile devices

The parent menus of my wordpress main menu (horizontal) navigation shows up on mousever. I created a toggle / collapsing menu for screen sizes under 768px. Any idea how to show up the parent menus ...
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Loading wordpress menu in an external server

The scenario is like, I have two servers: Server A : Hosts WordPress Server B : Hosts Some PHP Scripts Now, I want to load the wordpress menu on server B. Is there any way to achieve this? ...
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WP nav menu + Bootstrap, add role=“menu” to UL

For one of my projects I'm trying to add a nav_menu to my WP theme. It should work as a quick menu (sidebar). The only problem remaining: How do I add a role="menu" to the < ul >? <?php ...
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Add class to active element and its parent in nav menu

I am using the following code in order to add a class name "active" to the current menu item: add_filter('nav_menu_css_class', 'add_active_class', 10, 2 ); function add_active_class($classes, $item) ...
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Highlighting Main Navigation Menu With Two or More Class Matches

I believe this doesn't happen very often. I am working on a project in which a child page can show up under several different parent pages. The page actually belongs to just one parent, but in the ...
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WordPress HTML Menu

I'm trying to get the menu on my WordPress site to append the class like so: <ul class="nav navbar-nav navbar-right"> <li><a href="/">Home</a></li> <li ...
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Customise the custom menu widget

Is it possible to customise the custom menu widget? All I really want to do is change the text where it says "select a category". Thanks
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fall back for main menu?

I am new to WordPress, and am still trying to learn the in's and out's in much respect to this well known CMS. I am wanting to know, if I should or must have a Fallback for main menu? This is what I ...
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How to display list of child pages with parent in wordpress?

I have following format of sub-pages in WordPress: About Us -Services -Products -Surgery I want to list all sub-pages with parent page like above but the code that I am using from ...
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Add Javascript to Wordpress Menu

Is there a way to put javascript in the URL portion of a Wordpress menu item? I have a live chat function on my site, and I am supposed to put this code onto the site to make a link to open the live ...
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Ubermenu cant handle my menu, how to deal with large number of menuitems?

I have a webpage with a large number of pages, around 250-300, and I output these in Ubermenu at the moment. Needles to say, my menu backend is very slow, and sorting is a pain in the.. well you know. ...
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Where would I find Custom menu attributes in the database?

In what table would I find the title of a custom menu in MySQL for Wordpress 3.5.x?
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Nav Menu and display post count

Iam looking for a solution that the number of child post displayed, like so: Parent (14) - Child - Child Parent (2) - Child I have played with the custom walker and tried the function with ...
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Displaying different page links on different pages

I have a wordpress site with 100+ pages. Now suppose 5 pages are related to page 1, and I want to show them in side bar as similar pages/related pages and other group of pages in other menu in ...
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Display a tag before the menu list content

Is that possible to insert a text before the menu items? In this case, I want to lead a <h3> tag for the list content (like a menu title). I tried the if/else to recognize that the menu have ...
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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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Insert a div class inside wordpress menu

<ul id="menu"> <li><a href="#">About Assetline</a> <li><a href="#">Products & Services</a> <div id="mega"> ...
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Custom menu - different submenu for first menu item

I created a custom menu with dropdowns. (just CSS no JavaScript). I also added a custom CSS class for the first menu item. So far so good. The point were I get stuck is adding a custom dropdown only ...
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wp_nav_menu() mark current item ancestor of custom post type

This solution does almost what I want it to. Only thing is, I have my menu set up as follows: Menu item 1 Menu item 2 Custom post type 1 Custom post type 2 Custom post type 3 Menu item 3 ...
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How to add a code for lastpostdate after/inside a specific menu link?

So, I have a news website. The designers want me to have a link in the menu that says "Latest News - [time of the last post]". I know I can get the datetime of the latest post with ...
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Wordpress Shortcode in Menu Item Title

I've looked and have not found anything that works. I am trying to include a shortcode in a menu item's 'Navigation Label'. Basically Iwould like to have a dynamic title displaying the user's name ...
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Nav menu items disappearing (but not immediately)

I'm working on a site where some of the nav menu items disappear (from the front end, the back end, and the database). However, debugging is extremely difficult since they don't disappear immediately! ...
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Insert menus in the database

I want to create a large menu structure, and the admin pages time out, so I cannot insert them via the admin screens. How can I insert the menu entries directly in the database? Thank you
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Use WordPresss menus with anchors

I have a CPT archive page and I want to create a navigation menu which will jump to anchors in the form <a name="post-slug" http="{the permalink goes here}>The CPT Title</a> I have been ...
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non-clickable placeholder in the menu

well, I really would like one & more of my top-level menu items (parent menu items that has child menu items) to be non-clickable, so that visitors can only click on the child menu items...could ...
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Extending the walker class to add a top level list item to the nav menu in a different order

I've seen functions to append to the beginning or the end of the menu, but how do I add this list item right after the first? So it would come second in the menu order. Is this possible? If so, how ...
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Creating a menu page in a Object Oriented developed plugin

I am trying for the first time to build a plugin for Wordpress following OOP way. I am having some problems while trying to create a submenu page using add_users_page() function. Here is a simple ...
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wp_nav_menu does not take arguments?

I am sorry for this nooby question, but I just don't get it : I was working with the function reference for wp_nav_menu and this is my line of code: <?php wp_nav_menu( array('theme_location' ...