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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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="/" aria-...
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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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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? Couldn'...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 get_lastpostdate()....
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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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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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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' =>...
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List of WordPress menu item indices?

The following code will rename the "Posts" menu item to "Blog Posts" in the WordPress Dashboard: function lc_change_post_menu_label() { global $menu; $menu[5][0] = 'Blog Posts'; } add_action( '...
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how to implement the slide and push menu in wordpress

new to this forum & new to wordpress. I have read about Slide and Push menu functionality in http://tympanus.net/codrops/2013/04/17/slide-and-push-menus/ How to implement this on a WordPress site?...
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How to add extra items in wp nav menu

I have a menu in wordpress where each menu item has an extra item. For example: I have a "Home" menu item where I have an extra item "come see us", I have an "About Us" menu item where I have an ...
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Mega Menu Walker

I'm trying to create a mega menu walker. Unfortunately, walkers completely escape my coding knowledge. I could really use some help getting it working. Here's the features I need: Wrap the second-...
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How to Emulate Default Navigation Menu Behaviour in a Custom Theme?

I'm trying my hand at developing a custom theme, and I've got navigation menus working (with the help of this walker, but only if they're explicitly defined in the menu settings. The default themes (...
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Responsive menu on genesis theme [closed]

Hi I'm customizing a Genesis framework theme Jane and I want to change the menu to be responsive with Twitter Bootstrap. I already found an question how to override the genesis_do_subnav function ...
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Run a filter when a walker runs

Is there any way to run a particular add_filter function whenever a specific Walker_Nav_Menu class runs? The function always needs to run when the walker goes, and I'd like them to share variables, in ...
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Output menu title

Is it possible to output the title of wp_nav_menu somehow? The closest I could find was http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/wp_nav_menu#Adding_a_Word_at_the_Beginning_of_the_Menu. For the ...
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Hide menu item in certain condition

I'm using the plugin qTranslate and I have to hide one menu item when the language isn't Italian. Searching online I created this solutionand applied the solution in this post I created the file ...
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Pulling Featured Images in to a WordPress Menu

I've got a simple static list marked up like this that I'd like to turn in to a WordPress Menu: <ul> <li><a href="#"><img src="http://placekitten.com/200/300"></a>&...
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Pagination doesn't work on multiple categories

I have the following problem. In my custom menu (wp_nav_menu) I added a category. This category uses the template category.php. Now I have multiple categories that are shown on the page. My problem is ...
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add dynamic ID for wp_nav_menu after and before

I have menu like this: <ul> <li> <div class="buttons-4" title="some_title"> <a href="[some_url]">[something]</a> </div&...
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WP_NAV_MENU filter targets all menus

Im trying to replace my template's primary menu through a plugin so that I don't have to make changes to the header.php. I found this code in another question answered here in 2011 (Replacing ...
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If menu has submenu, add parent as first child

I am using CSS framework (Metro UI, but this is a problem in Bootstrap too). When I set parent menu, the item itself isn't clickable, it's only toggle for its submenu. I tried to change JS and CSS so ...
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Add posts from a category to menu with all posts in it as sub menu

Because there is no category option on pages I desided to add post category to main nav. I added the category and added posts on it but it doesn't dsplays the sub category on menu. what should I do to ...
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Hook on creating a menu entry?

I need to run some code after a new item has been inserted into a WordPress nav menu. Is there any hook on menu modification or something similar?
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Disappearing items in menu

I have problem with disappearing items in menu. I added php_value max_input_vars 7000 php_value suhosin.post.max_vars 7000 php_value suhosin.request.max_vars 7000 to my .htaccess but it doesn't ...
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Weird behaviour on Edit Menus screen

I am running WP 3.9.1. Fresh install. ACF and Gravity Forms are the only two plugins running. Perhaps someone had this issue before... On the edit menu screen I have a tab called "View All" where I ...
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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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Making a Custom Menu Sidebar Icon show as Current in css [closed]

In the custom WP Menu I have assigned classes which are different for each menu item. For example .power-icon a { padding-left: 35px !important; background-image: url(/images/icon-grey.png); ...
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multisite: global menu containing network site links?

Can I create one single menu that appears on every page within the network and contains every site and page that exists within the network? I'm talking about the following structure: Main Site ...
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I can't add more pages to menu - menu delete pages

Two days ago I decided to add three more pages to the menu on my site. I already had like 140 pages in the menu, so this is something I know how to do. But I hadn't done it in some months, so maybe ...
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Theme modification for custom category menus

My goal is to have a custom menu in the header based on the category of the post being viewed. I'm setting up a single wordpress site that will contain about a half dozen different categories. ...
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how to put the logo in the center of other items in the navigation bar

I'm developing a website in wordpress and I have to create a navigation bar in which the logo of the website has to be put between items like this: item1 item2 LOGO item3 item4 I'm thinking to use ...
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How to get menu location in wp_update_nav_menu hook

I want to get the menu location in the wp_update_nav_menu (during menu save action) add_action('wp_update_nav_menu', function ($id, $data = NULL) { error_log( var_export($data, true) ); ...
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Confused about the correct functioning on Wordpress Menus

good evening, Im been having some kind of problem with a specific, and as far as I can see, simple WP project, specifically with how to use the wp_nav_menu function, normally, when I try to create a ...
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Which settings/options are saved on a theme-basis and how does this affect theme-switching?

I realized that when switching the theme (in my case to a child theme) some things don't stay the same: Widgets Menus At least this is what I found out so far: Widgets Don't lose widgets when ...
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get menu id using its name

I have a menu name Social Network. I want to get the menus ID. I tried the following, but didn't succeed. global $wpdb; $menu_slug = 'social-network'; $menu_id = $wpdb->get_results( " ...
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wp_nav_menu add some element to container

I've tried to hook wp_nav_menu_args to get an ID for the nav menu. I tried to add an element using javascript to container menu. But I never get the ID for the menu. How can I add an element to a nav ...
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Retrieve Menu name for nav_menu_item

Given a nav_menu_item object, how would I determine the name of the Menu it is associated with? I have a couple menus defined in my theme, as well as, a nav_menu_css_class filter. Inside the filter, ...
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How to make top level menu think it has a current item

This question has always tripped me up, but it seems like there should be an easy solution. I have created a couple pages in a hierarchy as follows. About Us - History - Mission Events -...
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Horizontal Navigation

Hi. I been fighting with this problem for couple of weeks now. Trying various approaches. From CSS styling to a custom walker. I want to render each level as its own element. The navigation menu(...
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Menu not saving in dashboard

I've created menus in wordpress dashboard countless times and never had a problem saving them until today. Getting this error: "The menu name Main Menu conflicts with another menu name. Please try ...