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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Getting recent posts corresponding to category items in custom menu

I'm trying to create a tabbed navigation, each tab containing 5 recent post excerpts of category items that are listed in a custom menu. I'm planning to load all these posts at once and put each ...
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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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Adding first and last class to Menu on top level only

I'm using a WordPress Menu to create a navigation structured like this: Home About Contact Sub Page Using this code from kuroi's response here I'm able to add first-menu-item and last-menu-item ...
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Renaming a WordPress Admin Menu

I am trying to change the Admin Menu name for "WooCommerce" to "Store Settings". I tried the other code rename posts to articles, etc. but it did not work for WooCommerce. WooCommerce's Admin Menu ...
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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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Set Item Order with wp_nav_menu_{$menu->slug}_items

I have some code that adds a menu item to a menu using wp_nav_menu_{$menu->slug}_items. It's pretty easy to add a menu item as the first or last item of the menu, but I was wondering if there's ...
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How to add post count to wp_nav_menu?

Is it possible to add post count to menu links using wp_nav_menu? For example:- Apple (3) ball (6) cat (2)
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How To Display A List Of CPT Posts In A Meta Box On Menus Page?

Is it possible to display a list of the custom post type POSTS, not archive link, inside a meta box on the nav menus page? Currently, it displays each CPT post inside it's own metabox, but I would ...
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Adding Pipes to Menu Output

My client has a menu like this image below that I am trying to re-produce for them as a WordPress Menu... My first attempt so far was to utilize the after parameter option for the wp_nav_menu. ...
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How we show pages in dropdown

I show the all menu which i have on the top in dropdown style when site is open in mobiles. I successfully display them in dropdown style but the problem is that how can i indend my subpages. or make ...
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How do I move menu to the bottom in Custom Community theme?

I am new to Wordpress and created the following website: www.sugarhausbyamy.com I would like to move my menu to the bottom of the screen. Is there an easy way to do this? I would also like to ...
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Custom Menu based off custom header

I'm using my Child of TwentyTwelve Just for your knowledge, I have two sections to my one WordPress site... one is called pain, the other called anesthesia (It's a medical site for the curious). I ...
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Custom taxonomy position in admin panel

I can't figure out how to change position of custom taxonomy menu item in the admin panel. Right now I have custom post type-- custom_1-- and another custom post type-- custom_2. For custom_2, I've ...
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Custom Post Type .current-menu-item not applying on Custom Post Type Archive Page

I am working with custom post types and I had trouble with the nav menu not getting the .current-menu-item on my custom post archive page menu item. In fact, when I was on that page or any of the ...
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Hide pages depending on role

I've been trying to find a way to limit the user from seeing some pages in the "pages" menu in the admin panel. I looked in the edit.php file and noticed: } elseif ( 'page' == $post_type ) { ...
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Wrap wp_nav_menu output around option tags for select menu

I have set up a wp_nav_menu in Wordpress. I have 2 parent categories, with 2 sub-categories each, so this produces a nested list. My current code to call this menu is... <?php wp_nav_menu( ...
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changing the labels inside appearance -> menus for some for the fields

So I've create a custom walker for nav menu (i am talking about the menus located at: appearance -> menu -> add a new menu. I now use the following for several things i need: URL Title Attribute CSS ...
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Redirect url in plugin to somewhere else?

I am using WP-SNAP Extended! v1.0.0 and I want to use this alphabetical menu as a sub-menu beneath my header. I managed to get the alphabetical menu in place, but now, if I click on a letter, it will ...
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How do you return a menu with the menu name?

in functions.php, I've defined the following: register_nav_menu( 'home_blocks', __( 'Home Page Posts', 'my_Theme' ) ); In /wp-admin/nav-menus.php, I've added a menu called Home Page Posts and ...
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How to retrieve depth of menu into template

In wp_nav_menu i use for the menu, with custom walker, i can get the $depth parameter in the start_el function function start_el(&$output, $item, $depth, $args) but, outside this ...
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Move Sticky Nav Menu Below WordPress Tool bar when tool bar enabled

I've created a sticky menu but its hidden behind the WordPress Toolbar when logged in. How do i move it below the toolbar when enabled and logged in? I was looking for a conditional tag but couldn't ...
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Admin Menu Hack (Left side in Dashboard)

How can I add a Title to my Admin Menu on the left side of the dashboard? Not a link, but just a title? I want do this in my functions and not use a plugin. Also which template file handles this menu? ...
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Building Menus with the latest posts included

Im looking to build a menu system much like that off the huffington post or washington post, with links on one side and the latest articles or other dynamic content on another. Before i go crazy and ...
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wp_nav_menu: indicate by id page grandparents

I have an web site with top-header menu and sidebar menu. Situation, like: header menu: books music movies (if we are now under music) sidemenu: blues jazz dance (if we are now under "Jazz") ...
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Navigation menus not showing because of custom post type filter

I use this filter to show content from all custom post types in tags archive page function tagFilter($query) { $post_type = $_GET['type']; if (is_tag()){ if (!$post_type) { ...
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WP_Nav Highlight Parent Issue

I'm trying to figure out how to highlight the parent nav of a page and becoming stuck. I've seen something like this : <li <?php if(is_page('services')) { echo 'class="current_page_item"'; } ...
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How Can I add a menu to the theme from withen the function.php file

I have the following code I'm trying to automatically add a menu to a theme via overriding a function. So I won't have to edit the theme file However the menu is being outputted at the top of the ...
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Cannot control wp_nav_menu properly

I'm having a little issue which looks like a bug but probably isn't. Here we go: I simply have this: <?php wp_nav_menu( array('theme_location' => 'primary', 'container' => false, ...
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Alternative to wp_get_nav_menu_items?

I have tried out a technique to implement the wp_get_nav_menu_items, however, a child on the level 1 is being nested inappropriately on the menu. Kindly suggest an alternative of how this issue can ...
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Prevent Menu Shortcode From Formatting

I'm trying to insert shortcodes into menu links (as I need to display a latest post link). I've figured out how to get the do_shortcode part done. However, when I insert a shortcode as the menu link ...
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Programmatically Add Item to WP Multisite Menus

Does WP Multisite require a specific function in order to programmatically add a menu item to a menu? A friend and I have a plugin that adds a menu item to your menu found here. When we created it we ...
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selected menu item

The template I'm working on for a client has the following pages: Home : a custom static page that displays the content of a certain WP page, and the latest sticky posts. This is the front-page.php ...
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how to create a menu with all sub categories?

Is it possible to create a menu with a category such that each time that I had a sub category that automatically display on the menu? As far as I know, if I have a menu with the category "fruit", and ...
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How to highlight the current page in the nav menu?

I'm customizing a WordPress theme for my school, and I'm a bit annoyed by the fact that the current page in the nav menu is not indicated. For example: You can clearly see that I'm hovering over a ...
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Add <span> within the <li> output of <? wp_nav_menu() ?>

Im currently printing out: <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'primary' ) ); ?> Which outputs: <div class="menu"> <ul> <li ...
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Why there is a gap between <UL> and it's container (A drop down menu in wordpress) [closed]

This drop down menu works well in HTML but when i move it to wordpress template, there is a gap between and it's container (.menu-top-container). when the mouse on the menu you will find the gap. ...
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Does wordpress add their own classes into nav menus?

I am building a theme and have noticed that when I create a menu with just html or have it dynamically add menu items based on pages it looks how it was meant to be. Although when I change the code to ...
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Navigation menu not being assigned Theme Location

I am setting my navigation menu up using the following snippet in my functions.php. add_action( 'init', 'add_menus' ); function add_menus() { register_nav_menus( ...
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Lost admin “manage_link” capability WordPress. No “Links” menu item in admin menu

Going slightly mad. In the process of upgrading a client's website to WordPress 3.5.1 we've decided to use the built-in WordPress "Links" system to manage their affiliations. I am using the "Admin ...
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Show different menus for login / logout user [closed]

I am try to show different menus for login and logout user. Here is perfect solution to do this and also work on Twenty eleven theme. But when I try to add this code to my woo theme's defination (in ...
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How to remove a metabox from menu editor page?

I am not sure if it is much different for any page but I am wondering how to remove a metabox from the appearance>menu page without having to go into the wordpress core files and remove it. Is there ...
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Unregister Nav Menu with fallback?

I am trying to create a child theme so theme updates are much easier. I want to remove the parent theme menus and add my own. I know I can modify the header.php file (where these menus exist) and ...
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Add CSS to head depending on nav menu walker

I have a custom walker for a navigation menu on my website, and within it I have some custom CSS that I want to apply to each menu, however, I cannot simply echo it there because even though it works ...
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Keeping 'current-menu-item' highlight of navigation menu?

The navigation menu of my site is generated via wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'primary') ); Some menu entries are category pages (say /category/news/). This page contains links to the ...
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Group post archive by last two weeks and months

I want to show an archive menu in each page in the following manner: Today Yesterday This week Last week This month Last month Earlier How could I do that?
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Building a Sub-menu: Display Parent Category/Page's Children When Viewing Children

I would like a sub-menu in which the user visits a page, post, or category (in this example, "info") and is then displayed a list of children categories/pages. Not a dropdown menu, but a menu that ...
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One item not showing when programmatically Generating Navigation Menu

I am programmatically generating a navigation menu with the following.... add_action( 'init', 'register_navmenus' ); function register_navmenus() { // Check if Top menu exists and make it if not if ...
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Menu support for touch devices

I've noticed that on touch devices like the iPad or Surface the menus in my WordPress site do not work. When using a mouse on a desktop, as soon as I move over a menu item, the submenu automatically ...
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Custom dashboard menu does not stay open for the custom Taxonomy within it

Short Version: Custom menu with a custom post type that supports a custom taxonomy. The custom post type works, the menu for it works and stays open. The custom taxonomy works, but the sidebar menu ...
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Wordpress adding in site URL to header links

A little information: I am developing a one page theme that uses posts as sections on the main page. I have created code that allows users to add a menu item in the post page from a meta box when they ...