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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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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Wordpress Navigation default output

Could someone please give me the Wordpress default navigation output, i've searched it around but havn't found it. I would like the example navigation to also include one sub-menu link. Or if ...
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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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who to limit number of li in wp_nav_menu

need help regarding wordpress navigation i am using if ( has_nav_menu( 'main_nav' ) ) { wp_nav_menu( array('menu' => 'guest menu' )); } from back end if i keep the menu empty(do not any ...
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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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How to add nofollow to wp_nav_menu

I need to add an option in my theme options panel to set a specific custom menu's links all to nofollow. Does wp_nav_menu() allow this or does it require a custom walker to manually ad ...
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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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Warnings in nav-menu when visiting query pages

Using query-wrangler, similar to drupal's views, I created some query pages. When I visit these pages, in the top-navigation-menu there is this warning: Warning: in_array() expects parameter 2 to be ...
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How to get or know the slug of home.php

I found this code from Different Main Navigation per category: <?php if(is_category('first-category') || in_category('first-category)) { wp_nav_menu( array('menu' => 'First Category Nav' )); ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Programmatically add a Navigation menu and menu items

Through API functions, I want to define a new Navigation menu, select it in the current theme, and then insert a few Pages as menu items. This is to be done for instance on a theme activation. ...
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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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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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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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Plugin menu addition in multisite

$wp_admin_bar->add_menu( array( 'parent' => $menu_id, 'id' => $menu_id . '-example', 'title' => __( 'Example Menu Item', 'example' ), ...
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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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Wordpress Menu Disappears when $query->query_vars['meta_key'] is set

I've set some meta variables on my WP posts. I want to be able to sort by these variables, and everything is working great except when I sort by either "views" or "likes". When I sort by either of ...
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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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2 item in a same menu pointing to 1 page

I have a menu containing 2 item that pointing to 1 page, my question is how do i highlight the top level item according to where i click it. <nav> <ul class="mainNavi" id="menu-main"> ...
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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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Unable to create or edit menus

I'm running 3.4.2 on Ubuntu. I'm unable to make any changes to menus at all. Also I'm unable to upload anything (flash or browser uploader) to the media library. However plugins have no problem adding ...
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Menu li on hover reveals a Div styled with CSS special effects like transform shapes gradients or a background image

I was asked to make this a more obvious WP question, sorry. It is about the WP NAV MENU I think... Is there a way to have every menu item get listed and have a div correspond to it that is within the ...
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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 ...
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Conditional menu display

I have the line of code below with the intention to display the called menu in every other page except the home page but it still shows up on the home page. Any ideas what the problem could be. ...
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Make three menus with three category levels

I want to have 3 menus of categories, and each menu with diferent level of categories. First menu with First level categories: category 1 category 2 category 3 If I go to the first category, I ...
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How to use a WordPress' existing admin icon?

I use the add_menu_page function to add an new admin menu: add_menu_page( 'Custom_menu', 'Custom_menu', 'edit_posts', 'custom_slug', '', 'wordpress_existing_icon', 5 ); ...
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How to centre menu items on horizontal nav bar? (e.g. make margins equal) [closed]

I'm currently working on building this site: http://2013.whitehallrow.com/ I would like to centre the menu items so that there isn't the large gap after "Row Club" on the right. I've tried to locate ...
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wordpress custom post type remove duplicate menu item

I've registered a new content type with following - register_post_type('news', array( 'labels' => array( 'name' => __( 'News'), 'singular_name' => __( 'News'), ...
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Display all page numbers at the same time

WordPress only shows a few page numbers at a time and I have to keep clicking on the "right" arrow to advance one page at a time. I have 31 product pages, each with many products so it takes "forever" ...
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Wordpress Flyout Menus

I have a bit of a complicated menu structure that I am trying to figure out the best way to do this. I have a top nav that has 4 SECTIONS. Each Section has upto 2 levels deep. Also, I have a SUB ...
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individual images as navigation design TwentyTen

I can't figure out a solution for changing the black bar in Twenty Ten to individual background images behind each link. Using an image I created in Photoshop I have tried changing a few things in the ...
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Parent class for menu items don't work

I tried it with the function extracted from this page: http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/wp_nav_menu#How_to_add_a_parent_class_for_menu_item I added the code to my functions.php, but I ...
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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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Get page IDs from nav items

I am trying to get all the IDs in my navigation and convert it to a string so that I can use it with wp_query to get the pages that are only listed in the nav. The code to get the IDs: $menu_name = ...
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How to add drop down sub menu from database fields in the particular menu slug

I am creating a menu(not in admin panel) in wordpress, and I want to add drop down menu from my database table fields in a particular menu slug? How can I achieve that, using code? I found the ...
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Adding a Nav menu to post admin

i want insert a dropdown menu with list of menus, that i've created in nav-menu.php, to post-admin... For example, when i'm creating a post, i want insert a menu "Paul" in a post (only a post that i ...