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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Using a page as home, how do I prevent nav from setting both home and page links active?

Let's say we have a site with four items in a managed menu, corresponding to pages: Home | Foo | Bar | Baz The "Home" item is a custom link pointing at "/". And we want the "Bar" content shown ...
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wp_nav_menu custom walker - child items

I have written a custom walker to integrate a jquery dropdown nav script into my wp template. I need to add .dropdown-link to each of my parent menu items and .dropdown-wrapper to the unordered list ...
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Dropdown primary navigation menu not working

I have installed a theme on WordPress added pages, created a custom menu called Primary Nav. I have then assigned this as my Primary Menu. I have child pages and the menu looks like this. I have ...
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Menu items id's - are they 100% unique?

With regards the menu item id's WP generates such as menu-item-814, are these 100% unique in nature? I know they are unique at the time, but are they always unique? Meaning that if I was to delete ...
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Show posts of parent in edit.php

I'm creating a post type for a site where there 4 main 'parent' pages in a custom post type. For the sake of argument the post type is 'schools' the 4 (of many) parents are: Cambridge Teesside ...
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How to style a specific nav menu item?

I have a site, which now have a new registration form and I want to highlight it by blinking the menu item. you can see the site here. I wan to blink "Registration for seminar" item. I am using ...
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How to make a plugin auto-add item to nav menu

I'm building a contact information plugin that writes data to a page. So far, so good. What I would like is to build a function into the plugin that adds a navigation item to the main nav bar on the ...
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Hide Menu items base on capability

What is the best way to add/remove items for the wp_nav_menu() based on user roles? For instance a custom menu that looks like: Some Page Some Other Page Special Admin Page Where the Special ...
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Where do I add html code to the menu div?

When looking at header.php, I see the following line: <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'primary' ) ); ?> That function is defined in nav-menu-template.php and generates the ...
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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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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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Replace the slug of parent pages with # [closed]

I'm creating a Wordpress site with a Superfish CSS3 / Jquery dropdown menu, complete with hoverIntent as displayed here: http://users.tpg.com.au/j_birch/plugins/superfish/#examples As far as I can ...
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Single custom post type's menu ancestor/parent is Posts archive page

I have created a theme by copying twentyeleven default theme. I have also installed a module Custom Post Type UI and created a custom post type called "Book". I have gone to Settings -> Reading ...
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How can I add items to the menu via the PHP file?

I run a membership site and I want to add a tab to the navigation menu that says, "My Subscriptions" and then add certain pages to that tab, which will be specific for each member depending whether or ...
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Output menu navigation in php file

I have a WordPress site which generates a menu at the top of the page with this: <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'container_class' => 'menu-header', 'theme_location' => 'primary' ) ); ?> This ...
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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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changing theme folder name breaks menus - twentyeleven

I needed to change the twentyeleven theme folder name, so I activated the default theme, changed the twentyeleven folder name to X, then reactivated it. Everything worked except the menus were all in ...
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How to show pages in menu without link

I need to have a menu like this: - a (link to a) -- b (link to b, children of a) -- c (link to c, children of a) - d (NO LINK, #) -- e (link to e) I have the menu composed by the pages, as ...
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Best way to customise wp_nav_menu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Menu items description? Custom Walker for wp_nav_menu() I'm familiar with WordPress and using the WordPress menu system. But I'm looking for a way to add custom HTML 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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Sitemap Page build from Menu?

Is there a plugin available that creates a sitemap from the default menu, e.g. as shortcode or requestbale URI?
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highlight parent page on menu when child page is on sidebar (and not on menu)

i'm using twenty-eleven, i have on the menu 4 items : Home, About us, Contact, Clients it's a custom menu. The site currently is on localhost, so no preview is available. However i haven't put the ...
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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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How to get IDs for objects in menu branch?

Is it possible to print content of all menu items, when displaying menu (or branch of menu as in question about displaying menu branches) ? Once I click on About Us I wish for new page to display ...
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Using Zurb's Foundation Tabs as Wordpress Nav (Active Tab)

This is a question more geared towards those of you out there that have experience working with the popular SASS/JS Framework, Foundation by Zurb. I am trying to use it as my structural core to my new ...
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WPML Plugin Not displaying multilingual Menus

I'm using WordPress 3.0 Menus, which the WPML (wordpress multilingual) plugin claims to have added support for in a recent release. I am using the most current version of the plugin. My problem is ...
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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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Second tier sidebar navigation

I'm trying to create a second level navigation in WordPress. I've found lots of examples, but none of them seem to do exactly what I want. This code below has me almost there, but I want an active ...
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add_action for saving a custom menu

Say you have custom menus enabled with your WP theme. Is there any action associated with saving a menu once you've arranged it accordingly? To further clarify: say you've arranged a menu with some ...
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remove class “sub-menu” from wordpress drop down menu

I am building a wordpress website with dynamic wordpress menu + one level drop down menu (sub menu). since my drop down is a bit tricky and required special CSS I tried to remove the styling that ...
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How to add custom menu item on plugin activation?

When my plugin is activated, I would like to add a new menu item. Here is my code: class My_Plugin { function __construct() { register_activation_hook(__FILE__, array($this, 'install')); } ...
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Change sub-menu css class

I use custom menus with drop down. I want to make two different drop-down menus each with different styling. Wordpress puts drop-down items in a single ul with class="sub-menu". But I need different ...
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Change the class of wordpress menu

I have problems with wordpress menu level classes. <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'primary' ) ); ?> this is the code i used to generate my menu, First level menu id is ...
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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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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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Help with walker for nav

For some reason, this walker won't work when I pass in 'echo ' => 0, it always prints the nav, and never returns the nav as a var. I can't seem to figure out where it's by passing that in ...
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How to add a second custom menu in my sidebar when theme only supports one?

I simply want a second menu in my sidebar to show on all pages. My theme only supports one custom menu though. I am using the first custom menu for the top level nav, and I wanted my 2nd custom menu ...
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Menus like a CMS

Here is an example structure of some content: Parent A -- Child A -- Child B Parent B -- Child C -- Child D Parent A should link to the content of Child A and Parent B should link to the content of ...
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Dynamic User State & City selection

I need to implement a state-city selection for my users to choose from. Where they first choose their state and then there is a city drop down field that shows only the cities in that state. ...
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How to style current page menu item when using a walker

I have designed a custom menu and would like to be able to style the individual li dependent whether it is the current page or not? I believe this is normally pretty straightforward using a class such ...
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New post notification in wp_nav_menu

By blog has a header menu that consists of different links to pages like "About Us", "Help", "Contact Us" and "Blog". The "Blog" link is actually a page with a custom template that displays all the ...
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wp_nav_menu, walker class, categories as classes of li

OK I'm trying to show my principal menu so I use the following code: <?php $defaults = array( 'theme_location' => '', 'menu' => '', 'container' => false, ...
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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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wp_nav_menu action/filter help

Maybe an odd question, I have a site that makes heavy use of nav menus. I'm looking to improve my site's performance, and since the menus hardly ever change, I wrote some PHP to spit them out into ...
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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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Add “sub-nav” class to a sub menu parent item

i have a problem. I have an CSS Dropdown Menu. The HTML Code of the is this: <ul id="nav"> <li><a href="#">Home</a></li> <li><a ...
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Problem adding 'has-children' class to wp_nav_menu

According to a number of references online, I should be able to use the following function to add the class, has-children, to menu items that have children under them: function ...
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Hard-coding custom menu elements for menu manager

I realize that one can add custom links through the menu manager but is there a way to manually create such components through the functions.php file? More specifically, one example here relates to a ...
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Sort wp_nav_menu() by menu order

I have made a custom menu handler for the back end, sorting the via a drag drop based on CMS Page Order. The problem now is that it seems that it's not possible to sort wp_nav_menu in any other way ...