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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Keeping my Sub Menu open when hovering on its list items

I'm building a custom theme from scratch and I'm stuck on this dropdown styling. I am able to have the sub-menu appear when its containing <li> is hovered but when I go to transition my mouse ...
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Customer nav menu walker for post type and taxonomy archives

Walkers have the least documentation that I'm able to find, so I've come here to ask how to achieve placing items attached to categories as sub-menus. Let me explain: I have a simple menu that ...
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Show menu from plugin

I would like to include plugin menu into the theme. Did something like this: <?php add_action('after_setup_theme', 'my_load_plugin'); function my_load_plugin() { get_part( 'parts/menu', ...
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Highlight parent if item from submenu is active

I have a menu, but when I go to the submenu page, the parent of this submenu is not highlighted. How to do this? When it doesn't have a submenu, it works fine: My menu structure is: <nav ...
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How to add mobile only, multi-level menu?

What is the Wordpress way to adding a second menu? Not in the backend but programatically; so that it gets activated only when screen size is certain width. basically two menus- one for full sized ...
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Respect hierarchy when adding all Product category items to a menu

When I go to appearance => menus, to be able to see the WooCommerce categories/subcategories I go to screen options and select product categories. I see the option "Product Categories" on the left ...
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Menu's built in the edit theme view do not have active states set when on child pages

have a menu that is pulled in like this: <?php wp_nav_menu ( array('menu' => 'header') ) ?> I am using WooCommerce and when visiting /shop the shop link in the header has the class: ...
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Cannot add home page url to menu with #

I am adding a #section as a custom link to my menu, because I want to scroll to that section when I click on that link. When I'm on the home page, this works fine (the section is on the home page), ...
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Two theme locations for two menus, but only one is showing up

Here is what I try to achieve. I have two menus. One is going to be a top navigation that lists all the pages, and the other one is going to list post categories. in my header.php, I included the ...
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How do I put my Blog posts on two or three different pages?

So my site has a static front page and a blog page on my website, but I would like to show my blog on both the blog page and the static front page. Also, I have several pages representing several ...
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wp_nav_menu custom Page class

I am building a multilingual site with Polylang, and need to add custom class to my menus that groups together Pages about the same content. For example, I have a Page "Happy" and it has a translated ...
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how to made customize wp_nav_menu walker with search box

how to made customize wp_nav_menu walker with search box. <ul class="main-navigation"> <li class="course"> <!-- <a ...
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Add new nav menu item programmatically

I want to add new nav menu item and in the same time create new page, so my questions are: Is it enough to use wp_update_nav_menu_item() to create new page and new item in existing nav menu? And if ...
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Display parent menu item of the walker nav menu item

I have pointed the numeric index in here. each index in described below: 1. It is where the name of the currently active menu displays, 2. It is where the submenu of the parent page ...
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Is there a way to retrieve post meta data from wp_get_nav_menu_object?

I am trying to integrate flexslider into my theme. I want all my post to default to flexslider post and I want to be able to customize the order of these post/slides using custom menus on the ...
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Has there been any improvements to wp's menu handling?

So I've been snooping around to see if there has been any change to how menus work in WP, but I haven't found anything yet. Some of the problems I have expereinced: Menu items still remains ...
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Unusable menus and “Illegal widget setting ID: nav_menu_item[]” error

This is a bug in my WP install that has crept up unknowingly; I can't say for sure when it began. To describe it: there were menus created in the Appearance -> Menus page early in the site's history, ...
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Insert menu into theme location depending on user logged in/out status

I am using the Avada Theme from Themeforest and I have set up 2 menus under Appearances > Menu: menu-logged-in which contains a parent item (My Account) and then several child items; and ...
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A new post is showing under two menu's, how do I get it to only show under one?

I have recently added two new films to my site 'Hellesylt' and 'Artists on Film' and they appear twice, once under 'Film' and again under 'Photography', the new films do not appear on the drop down ...
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How to add custom nav_menu_css_class to certain menu only?

I want to add a custom CSS class to menu items. So far, I got it working by using the filter hook nav_menu_css_class. However, I want to add this class to items of a specific menu only. So, how must ...
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How do I redefine wm_navigation() or wp_logo() within a theme that uses hooks?

What I want to do: Move the title of my website from it's current location to be in the "menu" div so that it is to the left of the menu/page list. Demo page: http://aaronmoore.me/visartsassignments/ ...
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Get object_id with level from custom menu?

I need to get an array from a custom WP menu, which includes page object_id and it's depth/level in menu. I need this to build a table of contents in mPdf. Any thoughs?
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How to sort a sub-menu, generated with get_pages(), by the page order instead of alphabetically?

I want the top nav on a wordpress site to automatically show the child pages. I know that I can edit my menu and add the children, but I want them to appear automatically, and for the menu to update ...
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Where to implement custom walker class?

I have created a custom walker class for changing the output of menu items. Where do I place my custom walker class file at? I have tried to ask on the Wordpress forum but it has gone 3 days with no ...
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Current menu item class issue

I'm trying to stylise my navigation menu regarding selected page. I made a page for news, but when I click on the following pages (page 2 for example), the navigation menu loses its class. I want it ...
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How to create a HTTP custom link in a WordPress menu in a HTTPS site without a plugin

Imagine a WordPress site over SSL. Let's say https://example.net. All the URLs of the site are HTTPS. That's cool. Imagine this site has a WordPress menu and you want to include a custom link to a ...
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automatically add custom taxonomy items into menu

I wish custom taxonomy items to appear in menu automatically. Currently I have custom post type with custom taxonomy. function ales_create_post_types() { register_post_type( 'ales_product', ...
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wp_nav_array() With A Hamburger Menu

I don't understand how the wp_nav_array works even after reading the codex thoroughly and I'm having issues with adding a menu. My html + css looks like this: <!-- Header --> <header ...
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Query Code Making Menu Disappear

I'm trying to display only certain tags on my site, but when I use the code my menu disapears. Heres what I have: $query->set('tag', 'break','crunch'); return $query; I have this placed in the ...
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WordPress menu>Custom Link: removing my link formatting and adding %20

I am pasting this url: <a href="#" id="event_inquiryToggle">TEST</a> into WordPress Custom Link menu item. When I hit save it saves it as such: ...
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switch_to_blog() and wp_nav_menu() not functioning properly

I have an MU plugin active on the network with this small function to query menu 4 from the main site in my network. On the main site in the network (1) things work as expected. On the sub sites in ...
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Loop through Navbar, Output Icons

I'm trying to loop through my Navbar in WordPress so that I can output some Icons at the end of the last link. I have this working but I end up outputting a Navbar and a list. I think this is because ...
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Javascript in WordPress Navigation - mobile menu

I added a Live Chat link to my WordPress navigation menu. I followed the Ideal solution #2 below which works great on the desktop, but not on the mobile menu. It doesn't do anything on mobile. Any ...
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Cannot get custom links to show using wp_get_nav_menu_items

$args = array( 'post_type' => 'nav_menu_item', 'post_parent' => $id, 'orderdby'=> 'menu_order', 'output' => ARRAY_A ); $childs = wp_get_nav_menu_items( 4, $args ); ...
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How to add custom pages to menu programmatically?

So I need to add some pages when it created to the menu within plugin. Menu id is 125. Pages have taxonomy gp_hubs. $category = wp_insert_term($name, 'gp_hubs'); foreach ($sub_categories as ...
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Display page content with Boostrap modal from the menu

Been searching for a solution but I'm not finding one or I'm getting confused. My goal is to be able to create a page in WordPress, enter the content and add the page to the Pages Panel under Menus ...
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How to keep state of custom menu?

<div class="menu-main-container"> <ul id="menu-main" class="menu"> <li id="menu-item-1"> <a href="/category-a/">Category A</a> <ul class="sub-menu"> ...
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Add each Wordpress menu item into individual Bootstrap column

So basically what I'm trying to do is create a custom menu that has icons the user can add/edit. Each menu item has two pieces to it, the top has an icon and then the base has the name of the ...
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Calling wordpress menu outside ignores custom menu item

I have a wordpress website and I want to use wordpress menu outside the installation. So I created a file called nav.php and put the following code include( '../wp-load.php' ); wp_nav_menu( ...
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Issues adding icon(s) to menu items

I am trying to add icons as additional items in the menu. So for example, it should look output as follows: Home | About | Blog | Contact | ICON | ICON | ICON I installed the Menu Icons plugin ...
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Custom Post Type category nav isn't highlighting active category

I used Types from wp-types to create my custom post type. I have category archive pages and individual post pages set up. The category navigation is highlighting the active category like it's supposed ...
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Why does <li class=“default-menu”> appear? I'm trying to remove a generic link called navigation on my main menu

I really didn't know where else to turn to. It really seems like major overkill to have to manually set class=default-menu to display:none and twice as much ditto to build a filter on functions.php ...
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`start_el` depth argument in custom nav walker always evaluates to zero

I have a custom nav walker I'm trying to use to output only the first level of a menu: <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'secondary-menu', 'depth' => 1, 'walker' ...
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Show post titles within Wordpress bootstrap Dropdown menu

I created custom bootstrap navwalker class for my wordpress theme all things work correctly i has this code below within function start_el(){} When i put <h2>Hellow World!</h2> within ...
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wp_nav_menu add class to child item with sub child

I need your help, am trying to add class dropdown-submenu to a <li> element which has children. Not sure if I was clear enough, so here is an example: |-Home (Parent Item) |-Services ...
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Adding custom fields to Wordpress nav menus

I'm added new custom checkbox field to the nav menu items. the check box added without any problem when i check it it's work but when i want uncheck it not work and stay in checked state. the code ...
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Issue in adapted Twentyfourteen-child Functions.js (add toggles)

I am trying to add one (and maybe more) toggle buttons and menus on a Twentyfourteen-child theme. As the behaviour of search toggle is defined in twentyfourteen/js/functions.js I copied and adapted ...
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Fragment URL in navigation item without a custom link

Some of the pages in my navigation are fragmented urls that shouldn't actually go anywhere. In other words, I have a couple parent nav items like <a href="#">Services</a> that serve only ...
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Extending Nav walker with Yamm menu

Here is my navigation code where only service tab should have col wise layout of menu. I am using bootstrap nav walker menu which is working fine for other nav except services menu which should have ...
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How to check custom fields from functions.php

I'm trying to hide certain menu items based on the custom fields on a page. I could use CSS or a script to hide the items, that's not the problem. What I don't know is how I can check the custom ...