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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Removing Submenu from Menu

Thesis appears to automatically add the sub-menus (sub-menu ul) to menu parents if childs exists. I have a specific need to remove this html from a particular menu. The menu name is: second_level ...
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How to open a lightbox form from a navigation menu item

I want to add a custom menu item to the main navigation menu, On clicking this item I want to open a lightbox form. I have the form-shortcode ready to be placed but on a page but I don't know how to ...
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Dynamic Menu drops pages?

I've created a Dynamic Menu that highlights the selected page and colors for example the blog page "red" while the other links (home, about, contanct) remain white. My question is how can I make the ...
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Date range filter for manage posts list on edit.php

I need to add some custom submenu links to the Posts menu in WordPress admin so content managers can click on a link and get a list of posts from today, yesterday or this month. The default date ...
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How to create this kind of sub-menu in new line?

In my design I need use this kind of wordpress custom menu. Menu (I am able to do this) Menu element with sub menu. (but not this one) In this UI , I can not able to separate sub-menu to the new ...
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Custom Posttype and menu classes

I'm working on a custom theme for a website, and this website has a custom posttype 'Recipes'. I added custom menu support and made a menu item which points to www.websitename.com/recipes And ...
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How can I disable parent menu item links?

I don't want to have the parent menu items of my site's nav menus linking to a separate page. For one thing I don't want to have a superfluous page. For another these links hobble site navigation for ...
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Get menu item slug

I use custom menus and I’d like to get the menu item slugs. Is that possible? // Get the nav menu based on $menu_name (same as 'theme_location' or 'menu' arg to wp_nav_menu) // This code based on ...
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How to use wp_category_checklist()?

I've recently discovered that we can insert a dropdown list of categories like this: <?php define( 'WP_USE_THEMES', false ); require( './wp-load.php' ); ?> <?php ...
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An alternative to Wordpress's built-in menu functionality

The main menu on my site contains about 30 items, and I am no longer able to save it. This seems to be a fairly common problem with bigger menus in Wordpress. I am on a dedicated server with very ...
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Add log in link to menu in Twenty Twelve

I can't find a way to add the log in link to the new theme of WordPress, Twenty Twelve. I did find a lot of answers on the older theme, where they suggest to add some code in the functions.php file. ...
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Main menu navigation links and new pages

Sorry i'm pretty new on wp, i would like to add new menu links and site pages, to the main top menu bar. I'm using a third parties template, and i see the top.php file which contains the top menu ...
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Adding numbers inside a span tag in nav menu [closed]

I am working on a wordpress navigation menu and trying to simlpy (of course, dynamically) add number inside a span tag for each menu li item. So I created a "top menu" using the wordpress custom ...
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Creating a custom menu/widget area

I'm looking to create a /menu/widget area like the following site: http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/default.aspx please see sections under downloads, security, support, about is this considered a ...
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How to add social buttons like facebook and twitter in the footer of a theme?

Hi I own the blog camilamfotografia.com.br and I'd like to add social buttons in the footer or in the navigation menu to link my site to facebook twitter flickr pinterest etc... I have tried without ...
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Page header menu links change

I am trying to find out where the header menu links on my WP is located so that i can change the URL of the page. the link is: http://blahblah.com/?page_id=11 and i need to change it to: ...
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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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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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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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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 Menu in Admin doesn't change menu in browser

i've just begun participating these stack overflow forums yesterday and had a great experience with someone who could problem solve with me. working from the admin panel under the themes tab i have ...
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What is the $menu parameter used of in wp_nav_menu()?

I have a theme where I register multiple menus in function.php. All menus have a unique name and a simple description (we just use the name of the theme so they all have the same desc but thats ok). ...
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Adding html elements to wp nav menu

I know how to create wp menus using the functions.php and diaplay it in my sote wherever the menu is required (e.g top menu, footer menu) I even know how to style it using custom CSS. I would like to ...
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Custom menu: Link names

I would like to build a wordpress theme with a custom menu (no dropdowns, nothing fancy). I am trying to get wp_nav_menu do what I want, but I can't quite see how to achieve the following. I would ...
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Wordpress Menu - creating a fake link [closed]

I like to create Web site mockups for clients using Wordpress. Typically I will only create the landing page and a believable navigation menu. To keep from creating extraneous pages I will create a ...
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Submenu in sidebar custom page template

i would like to show the submenu of my page in a custom page template on the left side in a Sidebar-area. Does any know the code for showing the submenu. Wordpress 3.4.1 Thanks a lot!!!
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displaying meta key value with wp_page_menu

I know that WP3 offers wp_nav_menu and description field but I was wondering if it is possible to alter wp_page_menu to echo desired meta key value next to the page link in format that is adjustable. ...
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How to implement a secondary menu?

I actually need to implement a secondary vertical menu like in here: http://www.adverum.lt/lt/paslaugos/korporatyvine-komunikacija It has to be vertical and it looks like it based on frames, but as I ...
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Getting menu items like get_pages

I need a way to create a custom HTML template for the wp_nav_menu function. I've heard of custom walker classes, but these don't appear to be helpful enough to achieve what I'm trying to do; at least ...
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how do I delete (not exclude) a menu item from navigation bar

I'm building a site's navigation bar programmatically, using the following code: wp_update_nav_menu_item($menu->term_id, 0, array( 'menu-item-title' => $page_data->post_title, ...
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Wordpress Menus - How to add inline styles to UL menus

I've just converted my HTML version of a theme over to Wordpress, and I'm currently converting the dropdown menus over. What WordPress processes: <ul class="dropdown"> <li ...
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wp_list_pages not showing cpt as I expected

I have a CPT called 'vacancies' here is the code that registers it: function register_cpt_vacancy() { $args = array('labels' => $labels, 'hierarchical' => false, 'supports' => ...
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Remove the <ul> Tag from wp_nav_menu

I want to remove the <ul> tags from the wp_nav_menu. I already found different posts about it here but they don´t seem to work for me. Here is what I did: First I registered the menu in ...
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Menu not styling. New menus functionality giving me a headache

I can't find a good tutorial on the new menu handling functions, and the ones I found don't seem to work for me. What am I doing wrong? In my functions.php: (I'm using the Blank Slate theme as a ...
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wp_nav_menu not appearing correctly on category page

this is the code i am using to call wp_nav_menu <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'container_class' => 'menu-header', 'theme_location' => '', ...
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add span to wp_nav_menu widget

Am using the custom menu widget to add a menu in the footer and i want to add a in the menu how can i do this ? like so... <li><a ...
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Styling an “active” link outside of Wordpress default menu

I want the background-color of the selected box on this page to display gray color once the user lands on the corresponding page. My link is currently setup inside of the page template itself as a ...
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Add span in top menu item with nested itens

I found examples adding a class to top level itens, so we can display an arrow in menu itens with subitens, but is seems terrible to cope with the already builtin WordPress classes, can't display the ...
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Buggy wp_nav_menu?

I hope somebody can show me some light on this. I am working on a site that has a 3 level menu which loads calling 3 different wp menus (let's say "main-menu", "projects-submenu", ...
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Custom nav menu not showing

I want to make a custom menu that will be a select-box, I registered a custom menu: add_action( 'init', 'register_my_menu' ); function register_my_menu() { register_nav_menu( 'primary', ...
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select a main navigation menu per user type from multiple main navigation menus

GOAL: I want to use custom menus for two different kinds of users. For instance, I want to Merchant users to be able to use Merchant menu, and Owner for Owner menu. I do not have enough reputation, ...
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remove everything from wp_nav_menu

My theme has three 3 menus: two that are dropdown menus and one that is different. I want to remove the div, class, etc. from the menu that is different. For Example: I have three menus topnav ( ...
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Can you exclude child pages of a specific parent within a navigation?

For example, I'm using wp_list_pages to display the navigation, the child pages (and their children) appearing on hover as is typical. However, I want one of these parents to not display the children. ...
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Custom post type post in custom menu

I created Custom post type named Regular pages. In that custom post type I created two pages About us and Services. Is there any way to add that posts into my custom menu I created in ...
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How do i specify a url to which to redirect the user after he logs out from facebook?

I need to specify a url that i will use after the user has logged out from facebook because i need to do some extra-cleaning and he is correctly logged out from our app. For this i need a url that ...
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How to create Loop code for Menu using Wordpress?

I have created a menu called "My Menu" in wordpress using Menus feature provided under Wordpress admin panel. I have added 3 pages into it named Page A, Page B, Page C. I have applied featured image ...
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What's the best way to customize the Wordpress Menu Page (in admin)

Helo, I would like to restyle/reorganize my Admin Menu Page (wp-admin/nav-menus.php). What's the best way of doing this? Can I just edit the page directly?
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Nav Menu – Add class based on meta keys

I'm trying to find a way that changes the classes of the different nav menu items, based on the value of a meta key in the page. The menu currently looks like this: <li ...
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wp_nav_menu li item empty

I created an menu by admin panel > Appearence > Menu. I have just one menu page in menu_lateral_1 . Or the result is <li id="menu-menu_lateral_1" class="menu"></li> <li ...
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Recent Posts widget missing current_menu_item class

Unlike the (WP standard) Custom Menu widget, the Recent Posts widget does not add the current_menu_item class when a post is selected (being displayed). This seems like a major oversight, am I ...