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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Error “The given object ID is not that of a menu item” on menu with 40+ items

When ever I try to add menu items past about 40 I get an error "The given object ID is not that of a menu item" and many of my menu items will disappear from the menu at random. The site I am working ...
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Custom Menus: dynamic highlighting problem with custom home link

I'm currently implementing wp_nav_menu - all has gone well save for dynamic highlighting. The menu code looks like this (when home, which is a custom link, is selected): <div ...
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Dynamic sidebar nav with current page highlighting

My sidebar loops through all of the child pages based on the parent page. For example, if you're in the "About" section you'll only see "About" child pages in the sidebar. My problem is that I have ...
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How to add a Custom Link to a Menu with an URL that is relative to the blog URL

Part of my work is to create Wordpress websites. I usually work on my laptop until I have something good enough to be uploaded to the test server where the client reviews it. I create a VirtualHost ...
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How to add posts to custom menus?

I'm just beginning to work the "Custom Menu" functionality that was introduced in 3.0 into my theme. I like everything about this new capability and API, with one exception: Why no posts? I can ...
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if (has_custom_menu())?

I've taken this line from header.php of TwentyTen where its loading the custom menus... <?php /* Our navigation menu. If one isn't filled out, wp_nav_menu falls back to wp_page_menu. The menu ...
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How to remove class attributes from custom menu markup?

Just playing around with adding "custom menu" support to my theme. I'm super excited about it. HOWEVER, Check this out > <ul id="menu-my-main-menu" class="menu"> <li id="menu-item-12" ...
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nav-menu-template and columns in sub menu

I am trying to use the wordpress menu setup and have a working horizontal menu with a drop down submenu. Unfortunately the sub enu is quite long so I wanted to split it into columns I can do it if I ...
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How to make link to different categories that in them selves loads different menus?

Im kinda a noob but have made some homepages for fun but got this new one that im making for a friend that´s stopped my dead in my tracks: http://yellowknife.se/artfex/ The popup (ugly as hell and ...
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Home page is getting current-menu-item even if it's not home

After upgrading to 3.1 I am seeing this issue. I use custom post types and when you click on the menu items either Games, Entertainment or Tech it gets the class current-menu-item but home link still ...
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creating a dynamic menu in wordpress

I'm trying to use the dynamic menu of wordpress! So I try to create an dropdown based on category, my question is... I need to block the first (title/category name) for being access .... right now it ...
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Global navigation in multisite: problem with categories

Setup: WordPress v 3.0.4, multisite network enabled, Theme: Twentyten child, local installation with MAMP 1.9.4, PHP 5.3.2, using SUBFOLDERS (not subdomains) for 4 sub sites Problem: Same global ...
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Adding custom post type archives to a WordPress menu

Is there a way (besides adding a Custom Link) to add a custom post type archive to a menu in WordPress? If it's added using a custom link (e.g. /cpt-archive-slug/), WordPress does not apply classes ...
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Using Shortcodes in WP-Menus in WP 3.1 (via nav_menu_objects)?

I've found this new plugin http://wpsmith.net/wordpress/creating-multiple-custom-menus-in-wordpress-3-1 that is using a new 3.1 hook (wp_nav_menu_objects) to remove specific nav-menu-items from the ...
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How do I add (css) class to a custom link to make it current_page_item

As a custom menu item wp doesn't add the class current_page_item All other links it does? <ul class="nav" id="menu-mainmenu"><li class="menu-item menu-item-type-custom menu-item-home ...
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Ordering Submenu Pages in WP 3.1

I just recently upgraded to WordPress 3.1 a few moments ago. However, I noticed that when you have Post Types show up under a *main* menu page, it overrides the link fo th menu link. Here's my ...
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Find out if a page has no parent

Hay, have a basic menu looking like this Item 1 Item 1.1 Item 1.1.1 Item 1.1.2 Item 1.2 Item 2 Item 2.1 I'm outputting this as a list using WordPresses "wp_list_pages()" ...
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Can only get one of two custom menus to display

I'm a wordpress beginner and at the moment struggling to get to grips with custom menus. I have created two menus. Wordpress tells me the theme supports two menus. I have <?php ...
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Navigation menu with children shown only for current page

I've been playing around with Wordpress' menu functionality (wp_nav_menu and wp_list_pages) to build a menu for my site. It's coming along, but I'm still having some trouble getting the behaviour I'd ...
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Add Class to Specific Link in Custom Menu

I know you can add a class in the custom menu options, but it adds it to the LI before the A. I want to apply the class directly to this specific A rather then the whole LI. So instead of the output ...
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Is there a way to tell menu items to force non-SSL URLs?

I've got a client site which uses SSL for only a small chunk of pages where users purchase subscriptions. So, for those pages, we just make sure that any links into them have hrefs with https://etc ...
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removing <li> tags from wp_list_pages() using PHP

as the title states, I am trying to remove the <li></li> tags from the list that gets generated with wp_list_pages(). My thinking is to somehow run a for/foreach loop through the menu ...
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Wordpress menu: How to make www.link.com/#name never contain current_page_item class?

I am using the wordpress menus on a website, but the problem is that one of the links on that menu is www.homepage.com/#order So, when I am on the homepage, both "home" and "order" links on the menu ...
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Using Image Links in Wordpress Navigation Menus Instead Of Text Links

Does wordpress support the capability to use images in the navigation menus instead of text links? I searched for this capability and found a site that shows how to include images in the menu through ...
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Hide Admin menus per role in Wordpress

I am trying to hide a certain amount of menus for a client. Right now I am using the following code and it is doing its job well, but it removes it for everyone as far as I can tell. As in all roles. ...
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Is it still not possible to show separate submenu with “Custom Menu”?

Well, the title says it all. Is it still not possible to show separate submenu with the "WP Custom Menu"?
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Including link to custom post type in 'wp_list_pages' function

I am generating a navigation menu on my website using the wp_list_pages() function and I also am using a couple of custom post types with a post type archive function. How would I go about adding a ...
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Child pages don't become submenus (as in the twenty-ten theme)?

I'm using the theme Starkers which is based on twentyten. My twenty ten theme do place child pages below its parent page. But the new theme (based on Starkers) I'm developing doesn't (it just place ...
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How to set my main menu items

I am new to WordPress development, hope this is not a too stupid question. How can I setup my Menu such that it has links to Home About (Page) Blog (I think posts in all categories except Portfolio ...
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Custom Post Type Menus

I'm writing a plugin for work because our main website is being ported to WordPress eventually. I've got multiple custom post types planned for this plugin and would like to group them all into one ...
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Manage custom menu for an Editor?

I've a problem with permission. Is there a specific permission to let an user with Editor Role, manage the custom menu of a theme, and only this options? The item that is under Appereance -> Menu, to ...
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How to manually add an item to a submenu in a menu generated by wp_nav_menu?

Hey. I've been trying to figure this out for a long time but can't seem to crack it. I have created a menu using Wordpress 3 menu editor and it's all fine and working. But I want to manually add an ...
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Large WP 3.0 menu times out and won't save

I have a large menu containing 10 parent items with roughly 7 child items each that I am trying to build using the WP-admin > Appearance > Menus. I have nearly all the menu items added but now my ...
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change front end menu depending on user login

How can i change my front end menu depending on if the user is logged in or not? For Example: View 1: user is not logged in menu is : home , about us, testimonials View 2: user is logged in menu ...
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How do I remove UL on wp_nav_menu?

I search on this site and found many answers for this question. Most of them is not working on my theme. Here is a one solution I found and it's working according to my need. function ...
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How to remove some specfic navigation links only from selected page/pages?

For example: In the client site I have 5 page 1) Home 2) product 3) Services 4) Contact us 5) Blog Only from the blog page I want to remove 2) product and 3) Services but not from other pages. Is ...
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Organizing by super-categories (or nested categories)?

Suppose I want to blog about three somewhat unrelated main topics: Money, Languages, and Information-Technology on the same blog. How should I organize things for the best user experience? How does ...
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How to change the admin menu “Pages” to something else

When one creates a custom post type you have the ability to define various elements related to that post type which essentially allow you to define things such as the menu title, "add new post" text ...
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How do I remove the link element from the current page in a wp_list_pages menu?

WP makes a list of links, and helpfully applies a current_page class, but I'm concerned with the accessibility issues of a link to the page you're on. Normally I'd swap the <a href etc with a ...
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Limit User Iinterface for Admin?

Is there a plugin or a way where I can restrict or limit the buttons on the admin interface for a certain user? For example: for the user who has a role of a writer, he/she can only post content, ...
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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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Wordpress Menu options in the Admin: Posts for the dropdowns

Under Appearance > Menus I seem to be able to add Categories, Pages, or Custom Links as my menu/sub-menu dropdown items...but I can't add posts. I would like to have posts in my dropdown (posts of ...
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Creating Multiple Menus in the Thesis Theme?

How can I add three menus to the Thesis theme? I want a menu above the header image, one below the header image and one in the footer. A neat step by step instruction like this for Twenty Ten would be ...
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Why do sticky posts show in this menu?

The code below writes out a list of the most recent posts. However, it does not appear to be skipping over sticky posts although I'm using 'post_not_in' => get_option('sticky_posts'). What am I ...
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How do I add a custom sublevel menu specified in one directory to a custom top level menu specified in another directory?

I'm working on a plugin that constructs a top level menu and resides within its own directory in /wp-content/plugins. For example, the plugin looks like this: function main_menu() { ...
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Can I display submenus in groups, using wp_list_pages?

Say I have top-level(parentless) pages called Fruit, Animals, Cars. When, say, Fruit is selected I would like to show links to the individual fruit pages below. I would like to be able to dislpay ...
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Two-tone menu items

wp_list_pages seems to print out menus ok, but is there a way to alter the functionality so that i can display the menu in two colors..? So, if the titles of 3 actual pages are: Big Cinema * Monaco ...
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How to implement separate sub-menus?

I want to implement two menus that work like this: Cars *Animals <-selected Recipes -- Bear *Dog <-selected Cat So the top menu in the main menu, the the menu below is the ...
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How to highlight the right item in the navbar

In my site i have a navbar which is created by using the new feature of wordpress 3 - "the menus ".In my site this navbar conatins both categories and pages. When I'm in a single post / sub-page , ...
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add JS to multiple plugin admin pages

For a WP Theme with multiple admin screen (got its own main menu and some submenus), I want to add a common Js script to load on (only) all these pages. I know how to acheive this using the pagehooks ...