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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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Walker_Nav_Menu creating too many closing tags?

created this walker below to create a set of tabs. All looks ok but in the source there are several more than there should be causing validation errors. I only want to generate a tab for 'question' ...
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Unable to create or edit menus

I'm running 3.4.2 on Ubuntu. I'm unable to make any changes to menus at all. Also I'm unable to upload anything (flash or browser uploader) to the media library. However plugins have no problem adding ...
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wp_update_nav_menu_item not saving in multisite API

I'm creating a script that automates build a wordpress site from another CMS. I've been able to change every setting: themes, options, subdomain, site title, etc. But what is eluding me is being able ...
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Call custom field into menu item

I have a navigation menu in Wordpress. I would like it to check if the page has a custom field of "menu_icon" and if it does, add that custom field into the menu item it corresponds to. I'm sure this ...
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Specifying Class style for Menu

Im integrating Superfish into WP. I have called the CSS and the JS. However when I place a class style in the wp_menu as below, the menu is disappearing (see here for rendered output). Could anyone ...
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add span class inside wp_nav_menu link anchor tag

I found examples adding a class to top level items, so we can display an arrow in menu items with sub-items, but is seems terrible to cope with the already built in WordPress classes, can't display ...
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How to switch between the Primary Menus programmatically?

Lets say i created 2 Different Primary Menus (in the Appearance > Menu .. section). Then in the (Theme Location > Primary Navigation) Section, i can set 1 Menu to be activated. So how can i switch ...
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How to rewrite the output of wordpress nav menu?

I have been trying to figure this out for a while. I need to overwrite the default output of the wordpress nav system. Right now it is like: <ul id="main-nav"> <li ...
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Wordpress Custom Menu Widget Style

I am wondering if anyone knows the best method for splitting 1 custom menu widget (located in my sites footer) in to 2 columns. There are a total of 8 links, so I would like it to be split in to 2 ...
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Bought custom navigation menu from codecanyon, how to change feature.php?

I bought a nav-menu with css but not sure how to use this in my wordpress theme. Is there a standard way to implement it? Like this ...
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Create and style menu

I have been assigned with the task to create a menu that can be added or removed from wordpress admin. Right now the menu is hard coded into the templates. But I want to use default menu function ...
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Adding a post to a page

I would like to know how I can add a specific post to a specific page? It would be great if anyone can suggest a reference to this problem. Do I need to create a post category to relate with a page? ...
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How to add sub-menu to a menu generated by wp_nav_menu by using plugin

I have a menu generated by wp_nav_menu which look like <ul class="nav-menu" id="menu-top-nav"> <li class="menu-item menu-item-type-custom menu-item-object-custom menu-item-43" ...
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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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Submenu opened problem

I am trying to fix a problem with a submenu. I have coded (as you can see on jsfiddle: http://jsfiddle.net/8899x/87/ ) my horizontal menu and the submenu. I would like to leave the submenu opened when ...
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Bootstrap menu - make menu entries with submenu not clickable

I am currently developing a new WordPress theme employed on the basis of twitters bootstrap build. To use the menu Custom Navbar, I've followed the instructions of goodandorgreat. ...
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Extend walker class with custom post types [closed]

I'm using the walker class below, but I can't make it work with custom posts. class Zwp_Walker_Nav_Menu_Dynamic extends Walker_Nav_Menu { function end_el(&$output, $item, $depth) { ...
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Get custom post type categories to show up in menus

I'm wondering how it's possible to add custom post type categories as an option to add as a navigation menu item. What I have: $portfolio_args = array( 'labels' => array( 'name' => ...
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Adding Custom Taxonomy Archive Link to Nav Menu Shows Up As (Invalid)

I have a custom post type "packages" with a taxonomy "Celebrations" that has a few terms in it. When I try to add a link to my wp nav menu through Appearance > Menus and choosing the term I want from ...
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How is custom menu hierarchy output handled?

I'm looking to pass custom nav_menus through an RSS feed so I can grab them on other sites to create the same custom menu on multiple sites. What I can't figure out by looking through the database is ...
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Change the menu home link to something else

I'm using the built in menu system, and I wan't to change the text of the home menu link to something else, like "hjem", and i have tried placing this in the code: <?php wp_page_menu( array( ...
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how to hide sub menu in members page from visitor and not login user [closed]

I just learned how to create menu in buddypress members page. I have created a sub menu in member's page along with activity, profile, message, etc. How can i hide this menu from users and visitors ...
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Get admin menu link

Is there any way I can get the menu link for admins? http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/edit_post_link Similarly to the edit_post_link() that returns the edit link for loggedin Admins I ...
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How to use a WordPress' existing admin icon?

I use the add_menu_page function to add an new admin menu: add_menu_page( 'Custom_menu', 'Custom_menu', 'edit_posts', 'custom_slug', '', 'wordpress_existing_icon', 5 ); ...
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Give child-categories same class (the parent category-slug) as parent in menu list?

I am trying to do two things, which I have no idea how to do: give child categories the same class as the parent category (which is the parent category-slug) create a menu which displays my ...
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Creating “static” taxonomies to choose from, inside custom post type?

Alright, so i have a custom post type called Blurbs (translated, sort of). I want to add a static set of categories for the posts within Blurbs (i don't want the user to be able to create custom ...
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wp_nav_menu - show children of current menu item only?

I am trying to create a menu structure with a simple concept: A horizontal, 1-level deep main menu A vertical submenu, that contains children of the current main menu item (2 levels deep) Of ...
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Two pages named the same thing, on a different level but conflicting url paths in menus and direct links

I've just changed some titles of pages and child pages around, simply I've got Work as top level page, and Blog as a top level, with Play and Work as children. The paths are: /work/ and ...
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How to create a Menu based a username

How would I create a menu so lets say user1 sees user1's menu and not user2. or just see there own pages which I assigned to them in a menu. So not user role menu but a username menu. i know it ...
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pull non-wp site into content area of wordpress -or- pull wp header into non wp site?

I am building a site which has a ecommerce nature that is not able to be tied directly into wordpress. What my goal is to have a constant header that is generated by my wordpress header on all pages ...
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Navigation won’t update to show full path to single post

I have a site with a custom post type “projects” and two taxonomies “clients” and “mediums”. For the navigation I’m using a custom nav walker (that extends Walker_Nav_Menu). This all works very well ...
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Custom ID for certain menu item?

I'm displaying Wordpress menu using this function: wp_nav_menu( $args ); Menu is set in wp-admin/nav-menus.php. Can I somehow attach ID of my choice to one of the items? I want the menu to look ...
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Add a class at specific element in custom Menu Walker

I have customised my menu in wordpress by extending the Nav_Menu_Walker class and now i cannot figure it out how could i add a class at a specific ul element. I have this function which adds classes ...
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Theme only supports one menu? [closed]

I would like to use the main menu but also have a menu in the footer for things like about, career, etc. Am I fubared foobared or can I do this?
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Exclude Private, Draft pages from Primary Nav when using custom menu

I'm looking for ways to prevent "private" and "draft" pages from appearing (to non-logged-in admins) in a site's Primary Navigation menu which is based on a custom menu - other than manually removing ...
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Creating a nav menu

I am not very familiar with WordPress so my knowledge with this is limited. I am working on a travel website where I need to show navigation menu and I am not sure how I can achieve the desired ...
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wp_nav_menu check both hierarchy fail?

I see that in menu exist to kind of hierarchy to find the parent and ancestor. They look for "category or page" hierarchy or for "menu item" hierarchy. But when both exist in a depth tree branch, ...
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Add the current menu item CSS class to a custom page type archive in Wordpress menu

I've been reading a lot about this but couldn't find a solution. Basically I'm trying to show a current menu item on a dynamic page that is created by a custom page type archive. The default menu ...
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How do I make a wordpress plugin with menu item etc

I've been reading documents, viewing videos, etc. on how to create a Wordpress plugin. I've learned how to filter a post, add txt to a post, use conditionals to see if the page is a single post as not ...
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Return Page/Post ID's of Child WP_Nav_Menu items

Is it possible to return the Page ID of menu items? I specifically looking to get the IDs that appear in a rollover submenu.
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Delete a specific item menu when I deactivate my plugin (resolved)

When I activate my plugin (register_activation_hook), I add a new specific page and a corresponding item menu in the custom menu. No problem here. When I deactivate my plugin ...
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Responsive dropdown menu with smaller screen sizes

Working on a theme template and trying to make the menu responsive, so that it will change from a horizontal layout into a block format at a certain screen resolution. I have tried one tutorial which ...
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Create dropdown list post

I want to create a drop down list that will list all the posts in the category. I want the drop down list to appear on every post. So for example if I view a post that belongs to category Apples it ...
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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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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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Using wp_get_nav_menu_items() to list children of children pages

I'm working with a Genesis Based Theme and I'd like build a Page/ Child Page menu structure. That part I can do with the help of some code produced by Bill Erickson. Essentially what I'm trying to do ...
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How to insert date in topNav

In my theme i have a menu on the top of the page where i've links for my pages, this is the line of code in the header.php that generates topNav, <!-- BEGIN HEADER-TOP --> <?php ...
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wordpress 3.4.2 + wp_nav_menu + chunk theme not working [closed]

I'm trying to create a page for each of the categories i got in my blog and it should appear on the menu i got in Chunk theme. the idea is to have a link to each of the categories which would guide ...
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Multiple menu items highlighted

I am using WordPress as the CMS for my website. For my navigation menu, I am using WordPress' inbuilt navigation menu function. You add categories, page, etc, to this and it generates a list with ...
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Custom Post Type Nav to Subpage

I've registered a post type for an audio plugin, the post type is "Custom Players" in the admin and has its own tab on the admin sidebar. I'm just curious if there's a simple way to move this out of ...