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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How to Create a Custom WordPress Navigation Menu with the Code?

Without using plugins, how to create a custom WordPress navigation menu with the code? I have Wordpress ver 3.2.1 and Buddypress ver 1.5.1 I would like to create a menu. I would like to place the ...
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Show just one level of child pages, wp_list_pages woe

I'm working on a site that has a fairly large page structure a few levels deep - in some sections there are a lot of pages. The basic setup is something like this... Parent Parent Parent -Child ...
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Problem with empty class attributes when running a filter on nav_menu_css_class

I'm using the code below in order to remove all classes but the current-menu-item and current-menu-parent classes from the custom menus. It works very well, however, there's one nagging issue I'm ...
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Dynamically exclude menu items from wp_nav_menu

I tried looking for info about how to exclude/remove nav menu items from custom menus, and the only thread I found did not have any answers that were useful to me. 1. Background: I put together a ...
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wp-custom-menu filter removes the current_page_item class

After adding wp-custom-menu-filter plugin - to hide some menu items for not-logged in users, the current_page_item class disappeared from my menu. $item->classes in the walker is an empty array, ...
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Keep parent page active

I have a parent page on my main menu. When you click on that page, you are presented a sidebar with another menu listing of all of its child pages. When you click on one of the child pages, the ...
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wp_nav_menu: output featured image of each page listing

Context: I am building a portfolio index where I can sort the individual project links in my sidebar by priority of appearance. I've successfully done this using the wp_nav_menu(), where each project ...
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How to output all taxonomy links from a custom post type in a menu?

I made a custom post type called Product. And a taxonomy with the name 'product-category'. These taxonomies have pages where we show a list of the products that have that taxonomy. Now my question is ...
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Remove the current item from a menu

I have a menu. It has two items: the first is a link ("Index", www.domain.com) the second one is a link to a category page I have the requirement to remove the first link when I'm on the index ...
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Custom Post Types in the WordPress Navigation Menu

Hello can someone help me out by pointing me in the right direction as to where I can find out how to add a drop down menu to a theme with my custom post types stored within in, have been ...
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How do I pass an argument to my custom walker?

I've set up a custom walker, and it works as desired when I hard code my variable. What I want is to be able to call my walker and pass it a variable that is used in the walker. For example: ...
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Parent/Child pages

I find that the parent/child pages in the "Pages" area of WordPress has become a bit confusing since the introduction of the new menu creation area. Using the new menu system, as far as I know I can ...
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Menu that shows months and filters posts to show only posts from that month and shows posts as sub items

I've created a custom post type called news. On the page that shows all of my news posts i need to have a menu on the left side (sidebar) which shows months, i.e. October 2011, September 2011 and so ...
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Menus, but not by theme location

I'm trying to figure out how to display a menu that has been created, but without having to assign the menu to a theme location. From what I can tell, you have to assign a menu to a theme menu ...
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What is the current page's Taxonomy?

I need to be able to switch between the current page taxonomy so I can load in the appropriate menu: $current_tax = 'need to get this from somewhere'; switch ($current_tax) { case 'tax1': ...
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Auto add pages to category menu

I have created a custom post type called Products, on the product pages i have a menu in the left sidebar. This menu is made up of categories for the products. Is it possible to have my products ...
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How to add meta box to backend menu page

I need to add a meta box to the backend menu page, in Appearance->Menus (/wp-admin/nav-menus.php), to list all the available post types, both the defaults & the custom ones. It will contain a ...
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How make top level menu item not have link, but have sub-menus that are linked?

I'm building a horizontal menu and some of the entries on that menu will have dropdowns (sub-menus), and some won't. Those that have sub-menus are not actually pages. They're just meant to be guides ...
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Add a submenu to wp_nav_menu

I literally don't know where to begin with this. The only wp_nav_menu() documentation I found was http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/wp_nav_menu and all submenu docs reference a different ...
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Conditional custom menu?

I'm trying to create a custom menu that displays a <li></li> when a user is logged in, and not display it when they're not. I have this so far, but it's not working. Does anyone know how ...
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New custom menu created. how to apply it?

i have a childtheme from twentyeleven, i created a 'inicio' (name) custom menu, how can I apply it? tried: <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'inicio' ) ); ?> but not ...
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Adding a class (arrows) to main menu links that have children?

I'm wondering if it is possible to add different classes to second/third/fourth/etc-level items that have children in Appearance > Menus tree? That's how I call the menu: <?php $menu_args = ...
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Add meta data to the menu

I encountered this problem what i thought to be one of the worlds simpliest things, I wanted to add a subtitle to the menu somethin alike this http://img4.imageshack.us/img4/7816/unled10b.png . Then i ...
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Editing the nav menu?

I want to add | (vertical lines) between the page links in the nav menu. What's the easiest way to do this?
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How can I make this custom menu work?

Can someone share with me the easiest way to convert this to work with wordpress’s 3.0 built in menu support. So far I have the topnav menu working correctly, but I’m having a hard time getting the ...
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Is it possible to link to the same page from wordpress page menu?

I have a big one page wordpress site and a menu created from wordpress admin pages panel. I added everywhere in my main page such links like <A NAME="gohere"> and similar. Now I need to add ...
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Get menu object from theme_location

I'd like to get a menu object from its theme location argument. My goal is to output separately the menu name and its items name, url and description. Example of what I'm looking for : $menu = ...
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.current_page_ancestor broken in Twenty Eleven

I would like to have a level 1 menu in a vertical menu and a full menu in a vertical menu in the left sidebar in Twenty Eleven. My problem is that I would like to make the top item bold if the user is ...
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How do I remove WordPress Custom Menus hover event and replace it with jQuery onclick?

I am using the WordPress (Appearance > Menus) feature to create a custom navigation menu. I created a menu item that has a dropdown and would like to activate the dropdown menu with a click rather ...
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What's the easiest way to duplicate an entire navigation menu?

What's the easiest way to duplicate an entire navigation menu? I don't care if it involves SQL commands or whatnot. I just have some really big menus that I'd like to duplicate. Didn't see a plugin to ...
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Custom menu deletes itself

I've set up a menu on one of my sites. The menu has ~30 items. Everything is fine, but at some point the menu crops itself and displays only the first 12 item. Does anyone have an idea why this is ...
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Custom Post Types posts as submenus in Nav Menu

I have created a Custom Post Type called "Collections". I'd like to have in the Nav Menu (no custom menus involved) a menu item 'Collections' that links to the index page of Collections Custom Post ...
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WordPress Custom Superfish CSS Problem [closed]

The problem can be found here: http://themeforward.com/demo2/ Use my menu and navigate to Features > Shortcodes > Typography. Notice how the border ( ul .sub-menu { border:1px solid #000 } ) moves ...
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How to show only parents subpages of current page item in vertical menu?

I just can't find a way to make it possible to show only current parent items down to current page item in a vertical menu the "wordpress way". What I want to achieve is the following dynamic ...
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How to test if blog page is active

bear with me here as I explain my problem. Generated menu via wp_nav_menu, so I have use of the .current_page_item class. The thing is, I've used jQuery to replace the generated link text with some ...
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jQuery Hoverintent plugin in TwentyEleven Menu [closed]

The default menu in the TwentyEleven theme is quite nice, pure CSS, but unfortunately, way too responsive and quick. It would be so nice to have it respond the same exact way with which the admin bar ...
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Can't insert internal links and menu errors appearing

I'm getting this error every time I add an item (page, post or category) to my menu system: Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in ...
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Where to place PHP code that inserts (or doesn't insert) menu item?

Where do I place the PHP code to insert or not insert a menu item based upon some condition, i.e. value of another PHP variable like so: $listItem = ''; <?php if ($condition) { $listItem = ...
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horizontal menu / 4-level depth

I need a 4-level horizontal menu. which is the best way to build, organize and style it? "Active" tabs should be highlighted. <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'header-menu' ) ); ...
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Bar separated navigation by extending Walker_Page

This question follows on from this one: Bar separated navigation by extending Walker_Nav_Menu I'm trying to do the same thing but this time I'm extending Walker_Page instead. The issue I'm having ...
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Add column to pages table

Hey all i am trying to find the section within the edit.php page where it populates the table with all my current pages. What i want to do is add another colum to the table in order to launch a side ...
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How to use wp_nav_menu to create a select menu dropdown?

I'm using the following inside the wp_nav_menu function to create a select dropdown menu where each menu item is an option in the select dropdown... 'items_wrap' => ...
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Way to bulk delete menu items in new 3.x Appearance > Menus system?

I've done some searches but maybe I'm searching on the wrong terms. Does anyone know if there's a way to bulk-delete menu items in the new Appearance > Menus system? This is mostly to clean up ...
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Count within foreach loop

How can I echo out the count of within a foreach loop? I want to change the class of the div below so it's menu-button-1, menu-button-2 etc etc: <?php $pages = get_children(array('orderby' ...
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Creating a custom menu

I want to create a custom menu in the style below, can this be done? The code in brackets needs to grab the actual page content for each page. <div class="menu-button-(page-name)"> <a ...
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WordPress menu with custom taxonomy

I'm looking for a scalable, best-practice way to do the following: I need a menu to have a link to the homepage, a standard page, and a variable number of custom post type archives. Each archive must ...
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Add Caret to Menu Items with Sub-Menus in WordPress Theme

I'm working on a custom theme using wp_nav_menu(). What I want to do is add a caret to menu items that have sub-menus. For example, If my menu looks like this: Menu Item 1 Menu Item 2 Menu Item ...
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jQuery Drill Down iPod Menu FOUC and Selecting Current page

I'm using Drill Down Ipod Menu and I'm really like the style of showing submenus , but I have two problems with it. 1-when i load a page it shows all submenus open for a second and I experience a ...
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Remove current-menu-item for a specific link

bbPress uses a custom post type called forums. When I click on forums, both forums and the Blog menu items are highlighted as a current-menu-item. Is there a way to remove the current-menu-item from ...
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Bar separated navigation by extending Walker_Nav_Menu

I have the following menu in my header: <?php $args = array( 'menu' => 'Main Menu', 'container' => false, 'depth' => 1, 'items_wrap' => ...