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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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Add a .last class to the last <li> in each ul.sub-menu

I've seen a lot of code on how to add a first and last class to a WordPress menu, but in my instance I would like to add a last class to the last li in the sub-menu that WP generates. Here's what I ...
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Why don't my custom menus show up in WPtouch Pro?

I'm using WPtouch Pro to create a mobile theme for my wordpress installation. I've activated it, but the custom menus I've created don't show up in menus drop down. Note that I'm using a different ...
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a better menu, menu options assistance for WP

So long story short, im a noob WP dev and im like on my 2nd custom WP site so sorry if i sound a bit lost. As i was doing my first WP custom site, i noticed that for example, on the default theme and ...
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Automatically generated menu

I have a menu: Activities Projects About Us News (not counting submenu items). Now "Activities" has no submenu. I created custom content type "project". My boss want to fill the menu ...
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exclude pages in custom menu

I am creating a custom theme for wordpress, which will have a settings page. i am adding the option to exclude pages from the navigation, which will simply work on the page id separated by a "," here ...
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dropdown menu, with walker

I'm using the following walker to create a dropdown menu that I will use on a mobile version of a project I'm working on... it works fine, however, when I select the page, it doesn't load the page, ...
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How to manipulate attributes of url-less dropdown item in a the custom wordpress menu?

I need to change the color of some custom link elements in dropdown of my wordpress custom menu here. There 3 items in my dropdown that dont have any url associated with them: Air Duct Chimney Dryer ...
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How to get wordpress nav menu outside of wordpress system?

I want to get a specific wordpress nav menu as a list in my custom php page outside of wordpress. How to do that?
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3 blogs on one site with the same header menu?

Person X has default SITE with an integral blog. Person X also has SITE 2 with Blog 2 and also SITE 3 with Blog 3. Is it possible to have on the DEFAULT SITE HEADER MENU something like this: HOME ...
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Show only 2nd level of navigation depending on active navigation

For example, suppose a menu like so: Parent 1 Child A Child B Parent 1 Child C Child D Child E Parent 2 Child F In a certain part of my template, I want something to show depending on ...
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Strange behavor of wp_nav_menu by not appearing [closed]

It is in header.php wp_nav_menu(array('theme_location' => 'top-nav','container_class' => '', 'fallback_cb' => '')); in functions.php function register_custom_menus(){ ...
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Removing specific menu items?

I used the following to remove certain menus for the "editor" function remove_menus () { global $menu; if( (current_user_can('install_themes')) ) { $restricted = ...
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Custom Post Types don’t highlight in menu nav

Working on a theatrical events site. The structure requires several separate events areas, each with a top page listing events in the particular area, and corresponding individual events pages ...
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Remove Metabox from Menus screen

Been digging into WP files for a bit and think I just might be missing something. The end-goal is to remove the Theme Locations metabox from the Menus screen if someone doesn't have a certain ...
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Get parent page/menu id of current post

Basically, after setting up the initial "page for post" on the Reading Options, and then add that page to the menu I get the posts when I click on that menu item as expected. On there I know the post ...
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Increase search results for Admin -> Appearance -> Menus -> Search (default is 10)

I have over 800 pages in WordPress which becomes a challenge trying to find a specific page to add it to the menu. View all works if you have only a few pages so the best option would be to search for ...
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Change order that the menu is generated with wp_list_pages

I am trying to order the output of one of my menus to be based off of the way they are setup in the Appearance->Menus pane, however it seems to only want to do it alphabetically. For example I ...
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Edit html for menu items in default frontend menu

I am running Multisite, and would like to be able to append menu items to all frontend menus on all sites. This should work for menus saved via the admin interface as well as the default menu that is ...
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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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Add function to custom menu

I am am trying to add a function to my custom menu. The menu works, but I have no idea on how to get the custom_execute_shortcode() function to work inside the add_profile_link_to_nav() function. Any ...
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How to use logout function on custom menu link?

All I am using wordpress custom menu, and there is one menu as Logout. I know wordpress Logout function <?php echo wp_logout_url(); ?> But how can i use it in custom menu ?
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How do I remove this menu bar?

I just use the pages for navigation. I don't need the menu bar that has the single item - uncategorized. Here is the link to the theme being used. ...
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Setting up menus before making a template live

I'm currently creating a new template for a client. Their current template does not implement menus at all. They are all hard coded links in the template. The new template I making them will implement ...
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Catagorized hierarchy menu for PAGES!

Yes, I am a noob at all this so please excuse my ignorance! So, for the past couple of days, I've been searching for a drop down page menu widget, but I would like to have the pages separated into ...
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Show menu based on parent & ancestor

Trying to show a wp menu based on parent. Works great on parent / child pages, but on grandchildren pages its failing. How should i restructure the menu selector to include the sub nav menu based on ...
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How to var_dump nav menu items from anywhere?

I wanna preview all the fields that the nav menu $item array holds. Is there a function to fetch it from anywhere and place it inside var_dump?
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Difficulties filtering manage_nav-menus_columns

I realize I've asked similar in the past, but I've currently running in some difficulties editing/removing the admin nav menu advanced menu properties. (without using jQuery) add_filter( ...
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Registering a static menu?

I have a website with a very large sidebar menu that uses an accordion plugin to keep everything compact and organized. Unfortunately, my menu has grown so big that I am unable to save any new ...
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Sub-Pages only of menu items in current branch using a custom menu

Although I did a thorough research I could not find a solution. Only solutions coming close. My custom menu ("top") shows this structure (you see a part of it): page 1 subpage 1.1 category A ...
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how do I add “home” menu item conditionally to custom menus?

Original question How do I get menu items using slug and not ID I need to get a specific menu, but I can't use ID, since the menu ID on my dev is not the same as on my staging and prod server. ...
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Using CSS ID's and Classes with images in a Wordpress Horizontal Menu

just found this marvelous website, so, I'm new in Wordpress. I have a HTML/CSS website developed from a PSD file. Everything was going OK, Header, Footer, but when I came across the WP menu, I'm just ...
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Display Menu Name using wp_nav_menu

I have a custom menu that I can call just fine using wp_nav_menu. Is there a way to have the menu name displayed inside an h3 tag before the menu? Ex. <h3>My Menu Name</h3> <nav> ...
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insert element inside wp menu list item

I am not sure if it is clear from the title what I want to achieve here so let me try to clarify this. I wanna make use of Wordpress's menu system and need to adjust it to my needs, which means that ...
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wp_list_pages() but only show children on the branch you are on

Lets say I have this menu: Top |___ Sub 1 |___ Sub Sub 1 |___ Sub Sub 2 |___ Sub Sub 3 |___ Sub Sub 4 |___ Sub 2 ...
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wp_nav_menu and fallback

I am using this code to call any custom menu and display: <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'container' => 'none', 'container_class' => 'menu-header', 'theme_location' => ...
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CSS for Created Menu “Active Selected” not working, everything else is!

I have created a Menu (for the nav bar) it is placed in a copy of the header.php file in my child theme right below: <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'container_class' => 'menu-header', ...
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Is it possible to add classes to list items in wp_nav_menu()?

I am using <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'header-menu', 'menu_class' => 'nav-bar', 'container' => 'nav' ) ); ?> to output my ...
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3 Level Deep Navigation Menu Not Showing All Levels

I have a 3 level deep navigation menu which will show beside all pages on the site except the homepage. The issue is only 2 of my 3 levels are showing in the menu when displaying it using the ...
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How do I get my nav menu to show sub pages?

http://webdesignsalemoregon.com/westernmennoniteschool/ is my website. I've got the top menu which is the one that was in the theme when I started to customize it. It's got a test drop down that ...
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Why is my menu order not working with wp_nav_menu?

I have a custom menu using the new Menu System but it is not returning in the correct order. I have no idea what order its in - its not alphabetical, or by date, or by any pattern I can see. The link ...
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How to apply a class to the second word in menu list item?

I want to apply a class to a word in my menu. For example, say I have a list item in my menu called "My Item". I would like to apply a class to the word "Item" so that I can style it anyway I want. ...
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Hide custom menu when when no menu selected

The title might not a 100%, feel free to correct... I'm building a custom theme that has a couple of costume theme locations for menus (1 main menu, 1 footer menu, 1 "Follow Live" button). These are ...
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Breadcrumbs showing Parent and Child Pages

We are trying to create a function for breadcrumbs that will show not only the path to the current page, but also to other pages with the same parent page. For instance, on ...
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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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wp_list_pages() not showing on posts

I have the following code showing up a sub-menu on my website (in my header.php file) that shows all well and good, however when I open up a post it dissapears: <div id="dep-menu"> <?php ...
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Populate wordpress menu with link to custom field value (file download)

I have an additional menu that appears on some single.php pages. To this menu I would like to add an li with a link to a PDF which is uploaded to the post by a custom field (advanced custom fields ...
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How to Use the Function is_user_logged_in To Display Different Menus?

So, I want to create different menus for people who are logged in or not. I got a reply that i should use a function if (is_user_logged_in()) { wp_name_menu(array('theme_location' => ...
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How to create different menu's for not logged in visitors and for logged in members?

I'm creating a website which will provide services to members and I want to make it so that when a not logged in person comes to the website the menu is specifically designed for sales pages to make ...
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Add jQuery function to media button

I have added a custom button to the media actions in a custom theme, function wp_myplugin_media_button($context) { $wp_myplugin_media_button_image = ...
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Custom menus not showing

As a follow on from my last unresolved query regarding menus, the problem has extended even further. My menus are not printing anywhere in the code. I am registering the menu functions.php: ...