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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Making a horizontal flyout menu from WordPress category listing

I'm looking for some options for creating a horizontal flyout/rollover menu from the WordPress categories listing when category items have child nodes. Ideally, all in css, but I can include ...
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Exclude all pages except a few?

I have a bunch of pages and I only want to include 2 or 3 pages on my main menu. How would I do that? Currently my code looks like this: ...
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sub.menu's not working

working on a wordpress install that is in a subdirectory of another wordpress install (( thecloud99.info has wp in the root )) there is a folder in the root called clients w/ another wordpress install ...
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Add a “has-children” class to body tag?

I need to add a "has-children" class to the tag if the current page's or post's menu item in fact has children. As this "logic" has to work with Pages, Posts, Categories etc. menu items it seems it ...
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How to automatically generate custom menu item from categories?

I would like to display all my category items under a single parent but I failed to do so now I'm creating a new menu link for each category and dragging it into place in the custom menu screen. Is ...
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Placing Admin Post Metaboxes in Tabs

I am looking for what code one would need to add into the functions.php file which would allow specific metaboxes to show up in tags instead of within their individual metaboxes. Can anyone help with ...
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Horizontal drop down category with hover effect working

It will be difficult to explain what I need in words, so please see a live demo of the horizontal navigation menu here, http://cn.wsj.com/gb/index.asp I want to replicate it for wordpress categories. ...
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Archives and Categories in Custom Menu

What is the easiest way to place the Archives and Categories lists within my menu under a parent tab. I'd like both of the lists, such as "Archives" leading to the "archives" sub-menu, and the same ...
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Custom theme - pages in menu

I am glad for the opportunity to be a member of this community. Lately I decide to start learning wordpress and theme building so this is my first post here. I read some tutorials around the net about ...
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Unable to nest categories in menu

I have an issue with the new custom menu in WP3. Suddenly the nesting of categories stopped working and even though it's possible to nest them in the UI, when I press Save, then they all go back flat. ...
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Building large menu from many other menus

Can I use following script to build my primary menu which includes items of many other menus? Example: my main menu looks like this - -1 --1.1 --1.2 -2 and I have many other menus with ID = (1.1, ...
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Schedule Page to Menu

Every week I tend to have 2-4 pages scheduled though I need to get them added to my menu as well. The "Add New Top Level Pages to Menu" option won't work in my case though as the pages in question ...
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Why is WordPress stripping anchor links from mneu item URLs?

I have a taxonomy page that lists all the sub-categories. I want to link directly to the sub-category position of that page from the main navigation menu. I set up a menu with the main category ...
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Top level ancestor ID of current page in navigation menu

I want to get the ID of the top level ancestor in the navigation menu. So I want to do a function that retrieves id of "TLA" from this list: Menu - Submenu TLA <- Need its id - Submenu 1 - - ...
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Header Layout design [on hold]

Godday ;-) This my first website using Wordpress. Im using the Storefront theme from woocommerce, and i can't figure out how to edit the header menu, right now it's just a mess i would like it to look ...
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Importable Menus? Along with Pages (a site layout template)

Simply stated: How do you pre-create menus which can be imported by a user who does not want to spend a day recreating the wheel? Most themes have preferred layouts, which can have a tedious page ...
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WP Menus inside another menu plugin

Hey everybody! I am looking for any WP plugin that adds an option to choose another existing menu while creating new menu, so that way I should have menu within another menu. I need to divide my ...
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WP Super Large Menu Problem

Hey Folks! I am looking for the best WP practises to handle mega large menu. My navigation menu has about 400 links, so if I create just a single menu, then it looks so ugly... I could divide it into ...
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Menu on responsive twentytwelve theme not working, strange url error

i use twenty twelve custom theme (palumariosrl.it) but i have a problem. If i try to use on responsive mode the menu not function (can i see only hover menu page and if i click on menu buttom i have a ...
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Is it possible to customize a genesis/dynamlk WP site's navigation to include a horizontal drop down instead of a normal drop down? [on hold]

I hope I worded this right, was curious if a nav menu like this http://www.aarp.org/work/ was possible or one that hovered horizontally versus a drop down? I am new to WP dev and everything ive read ...
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Get menu item data from menu item ID

I want to filter the_title when I output a custom menu (of internal pages) using wp_nav_menu(). My pages have a custom field called 'short_title', and I want to use these values in my rendered menus ...
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Admin Custom Menu Editor Disappeared

The custom menu editor on my site has disappeared. It used to be under the Appearance menu. Any idea where to find it, or how to fix this problem?I have registered and init the menu properly in theme ...
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Get menu items problem

I'm trying to get a menu items created from wordpress admin panel. To do this I followed the instructions codex: http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/wp_get_nav_menu_items // Get the nav ...
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Add login and register controls at the header top right corner

I want to add login and register at the top right corner in the main menu of wordpress site. So is there a plugin out there which can do this and login and password textboxes should show horizontally ...
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Admin: Navigation Menus do not show empty categories/taxonomies in the list's search tab

This is referring to the Admin area of Navigation menus It seems the normal behavior for building out Navigation Menus (Appearance>menus) is that when you expose categories or custom taxonomies, that ...
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Hide menu theme location for certain capabilities?

I have 6 menu theme locations setup with "register_nav_menus" I would like editors to be able assign custom menus to 3 of those locations and keep the other 3 only available to administrators. How ...
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Theme for a specific subcategory inside multiple categories

In relation with this topic in which I wanted a different theme for categories than for subcategories, now one step further, I want a specific theme for a specific subcategory used in multiple ...
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Can't add any menu items anymore, server related

Unsure if this fits here, but hopefully it does. So I'm having an issue that I can't add any menu items to a custom menu anymore. At this very point I can verify that it's server related, since this ...
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Firefox Display Bug. How can I diagnose? [closed]

http://dev.itandcoffee.com Above is a development theme i'm working on to better understand wordpress. When you click the search icon to the far right of the menu bar, a search box drops down below. ...
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Adding items in a menu not working in multisite

I have a custom code that it will automatically add the category to the menu in multisite. Lets say I have a category name "Cat1" then once I run my code this will automatically added to the menu. ...
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Sidebar menu, different parent and child pages

I wish to organize a hierarchy of pages into a navigation menu in a manner similar to the following: Cats Short-haired Long-haired Purebred About Animals Dogs Toy Dogs Hounds Terriers About ...
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Add static item to wp_nav_menu

I am trying to add static menu item to Wordpress Menu.I am using filter 'wp_nav_menu_items' for this in functions.php. It works but it doesn't put it under menu container tag. function ...
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Sub menu that links to posts grouped by year

Is it possible to create a custom menu that links to all posts grouped by Year (See screen shot) and is automatically populated as new posts are created? I have found a few posts asking for a way to ...
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Modify sub_menu function to show pages below a specifically set page

I've got a function that ties in to wp_nav_menu that shows sibling pages for the currently viewed page, as well as any children pages. I need this modified to only show the children pages of a ...
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error on adding menu walker

I am trying to add a menu walker. I have added the following code in a plugin: class description_walker extends Walker_Nav_Menu { function description_walker() { } function ...
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add_action does not call the function

I want to add a custom field in the menu, therefore I am trying to use wp_nav_menu_item_custom_fields. I am using following code but it does not even call the function. I am adding it in a plugin, why ...
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Update nav menu not selecting parent

I am building a nav menu programmatically like so: $menu_exists = wp_get_nav_menu_object( 'test_menu' ); if( !$menu_exists){ $menu_id = wp_create_nav_menu('test_menu'); ...
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Use secondary menu of parent theme in child theme

I cannot solve this problem and this case doesn't work for me either. All cases that I found on the internet deal with the new secondary menu that should be registered and used in a child theme. In ...
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wp_nav_walker that interacts with widgets to setup mega menu

I'm a newbie WordPress developer working on a WordPress theme project that demands mega menus as part of the main navigation. I'm done with the front-end stuff, and now I'm trying to explore the ...
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Current User In Custom Menu Item URL [closed]

I'm using S2Member + Buddypress on a compatible template. I have 8 menu items and am using the "Menu Items Visibility Control" to limit the 7th for view only to current_user_is(s2member_level1) | ...
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How to use a start_el variable in start_lvl

On top of the sub-menu list items i would like to insert a <h2>parent-description</h2> line which i expect to show the description (or the title if wanted) of the parent item. Such as; ...
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Multiple sub-navigation menus in page

I am developing a WP theme. I need to have a main menu in 'pages' (already done) and have some sort of sub menu made of tabs in the 'page'. I thought about having multiple tab navigation menus and ...
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Modifying the walker to insert parent's description above sub menus

I would like to show the title or the description of the parent item on top of the the sub-menu list items. I have basic knowledge on how to modify the walker by calling start_lvl function to insert ...
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SQL query to get all nav menu items and their titles/label

I want to get a list of all nav menu items displayed in a menu having id "19" in my search page to match against the search string. I would like to get names of menu items as displayed on frontend. I ...
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Show Child of Parent Page including all other parents

I'm trying to show on the menus as assigned in WP Menu backend however how is possible to load child of parent page without hiding the rest. Example Main-1 Main-2 Main-3 When Clicking on Main-1 ...
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Pagination breaks custom sub menu

I've got the following class which allows me to make a specific sub menu. class Custom_Walker_Nav_Sub_Menu extends Walker_Nav_Menu { var $found_parents = array(); function start_el(&$output, ...
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Highlight specific menu item when custom post is page

I know that this question was asked many times, but I did not find a really good solution for my problem: I have a custom post type "event" with some categories like "lecture". For each category, I ...
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Wordpress mega menu walker

I need make a mega menu walker with these structure: <li><a href="#" title="" class="active">Sākums</a></li> <li class="dropdown"> <a href="#" title="" ...
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How do you add content to a WordPress sub-menu dependant in its parent?

What I'm wanting to achieve is this: A submenu with content showcasing 1 product from each category after the links In the submenu. I am trying to use the WordPress nav walker to add the content ...
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How do can I pass data retrieved from a filter to template files?

I wrote this class to display only the current top level menu item's children: class deseng_navSplit { var $sorted_menu_items; var $args; function __construct($x, $y) { ...