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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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' ), 'top-...
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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: 2....
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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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Get css class of menu item in custom menu structure

So, I've created custom markup for a menu. The functionality of the menu is built like so... <?php $parent = array(); if (($locations = get_nav_menu_locations()) && isset($locations[...
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Secondary menu in WP 4.5

There's a lot to read about secondary menus in WP, however it looks like the tricks are for older WP version. I see that WP 4.5 supports multiple menus in the dashboard. What's not clear, once you ...
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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 request container_class from wp_nav_menu

I'm currently trying to setup a custom nav walker that will use container_class from the menu as a prefix for the class names of the list items and children. $defaults = array( 'menu' =>...
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How to add an attribute data-slug = “$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" id="menu-item-...
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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 ...
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Multiple navigation menu in same location

Is it possible to have multiple menus in same location but on different pages. My pages are now: cars --car details --car specs motorbikes --motorbike dealers --map --contact Plus about 20 other ...
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Nav menu from plugin to theme

I would to take nav menu reference (I have id and class) from plugin to theme header.php...How can I do this? I used something like this<?php wp_nav_menu('id'); ?> but of course with failure ...
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Adding Additional Variables on Menus Page

I'm learning PHP by building a plugin to show or hide menu items based on a user's location. I am a bit stuck at the moment. In the function below, the text input is being saved to the database, but ...
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how to insert data in li tag of navigation

I'm trying to insert an image for each of my navigation items without any plugins. I'm not much of a coder, but I googled for something called walker, but not sure if this should be done for my case. ...
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New walker for walker_nav_menu to change inside container data

I'm not really good with coding, but I have googled a lot and edit some script and it worked, but I can't achieve what I need. This is the code: class description_walker extends Walker_Nav_Menu { ...
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How to undo the last changes to a custom menu?

I have a wordpress site with a custom menu. When I want to add a page or something to the menu, I click appearance, add the item, then drag it to the right location. This time when I did it the menu ...
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How can I list the current pages siblings and any ancestor page siblings?

For example, if this were my page structure: Food Vegetables Dairy Fruits Apples Bananas Kiwis Oranges Sports Hockey Baseball Football ...
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How do I add the data-toggle=“modal” data-target=“#myModal” attribures to a WP Nav bar?

I'm new to Wordpress so please be patient! I've created a template in html5/ccs3 and am in the process of trying to make a wordpress template out of it. In my navigation menu (in html) I have a ...
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How can I make wp_nav_menu() support <br> tags?

Static webpage created nav menu separating titles using <br> tags, but when I'm converting the site into WordPress I'm missing <br> tags there. How can I enable using <br> tags in ...
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Add data-id attribute to child page links

The should be simple but I just can't figure it out nor find an answer. I need to add a data-id attribute to the <li> parent container of the respective child page <a> links. The HTML is ...
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is_page() not working with archives?

I am creating a dynamic menu and in my foreach loop I am running a is_page using the page title: <li class="<?= (is_page($tlp->post_title) ? 'active' : '');?>"> </li> This ...
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Adding archive years to my menu

I'm Wordpress newbie and despite of reading many articles, I'm able to put archive years to my main menu. Menu contains pages and I need to add an archive. My current menu: - Home (page) - About (...
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Parsing Menu Items and Blog Posts

Question 1 I'd like to be able to show or hide certain pages in the main navigation menu based on whether or not they have certain prefixes in their title. This is mostly for the purpose of language ...
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How do I add a search box to the nav menu?

I would like to add a search box to the nav menu by appending the following code in functions.php (at the end of the file, but before ?>). add_filter( 'wp_nav_menu_items','add_search_box', 10, 2 );...
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Wordpress functions.php does not affect the theme menus

I am trying to customize my pre bought theme. What i try is, to have different menus for each page without using a plugin. Original theme has a function about navigation which uses walker class. here ...
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Making menu link open in new tab?

I'm trying to add a top level menu to the left sidebar of the WordPress admin panel. Here's the code I currently have: add_action( 'admin_menu', 'linked_url' ); function linked_url() { add_menu_page(...
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Current author archive in navigation menu

I want logged-in user see her/his own author archive page link in top navigation menu,say (a link to a list of all her/his posts). What I achieved so far is this: function my_nav_menu_author_link( $...
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URL links consistent with menus?

I'd like to have a URL links consistent with menus on the page. For example: Menu1: Submenu1 item1 item2 Submenu2 item3 item4 Menu2: Submenu... etc.. The corresponding links ...
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Mark menu item as current-menu-item for category

I have some categories on my WP website. When users sees this categories and posts from them i want to mark one of menu items as active. How can i set one of my menu items to have class "current-menu-...
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Strange menu behaviour wordpress admin [duplicate]

I am able to get logged into my site, but when I hover over some of the menu options, the links behave in an odd manner and some of the link text disappears etc, some of them sit on top of each other: ...
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How to get current page menu item name instead of full menu item list

I would like to build a menu structure where you can only see the menu item of the current page like on this web site http://www.bigspaceship.com/services/ I search around and I have the following ...
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How can i display custom menu in sidebar?

I would like to display a custom menu in a custom sidebar instead of author information or blank space i.e custom menu with similar styles as default menu but only in vertical manner as displayed in ...
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Extend Menu Walker Output

I've found a custom Menu Walker on the Internet that was perfect for my multilevel menu. It fitted almost like a glove. I've made some tiny improvements but now I need to limit the number of ...
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How to have multiple Wordpress Menus

If possible, could someone answer this in very easy steps as I am new to coding. I was wandering if there is an easy method for having multiple menus in any theme; I have been searching the internet ...
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WordPress Custom Menu Admin helper plugin

I'm creating learning system in WordPress and I have a lot of pages instead of post. Those pages needs to be in a custom menu with two sub items. It gets really confusing to add pages to the menus ...
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Nav menu classes 'has-dropdown' but no 'active'

I have a nav menu with a depth of 2. wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'primary_navigation', 'depth' => 2 ) ); When I am active on a page in the nav menu ...