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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Drop down menus with wp_nav_menu or wp_page_menu

i have some doubts on what i am actually supposed to use to create drop down menus.By just looking at theme twenty ten,i have , <div id="access" role="navigation"> <?php /* ...
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how to hide submenus for the not active pages

I would like to expand only the active part of the sidebar menu and hide the parts which have nothing to do with the actual selection. Just like how its done on every Explorer like file manager, or ...
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How can I list posts by author?

How can I list posts as sub-items of authors? It should look like: <ul> <li>Author</li> <ul> <li>Post1</li> ...
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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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How to count nav menu items?

I'm creating a custom walker for my nav menu. The goal is to split the menu in to columns like so: I can easily determine where I am in the list by looking at $item->menu_order. What I don't ...
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How to add custom post type archive page links to nav menu?

I cannot figure this out. There seems to be no checkbox or anything similar in function to add the newly created custom post type archive page into the menu. Also the link must be active, if you are ...
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Adding all sub-pages to the menu manager

Is there some simple way which would allow one to add a page to a menu (through the menu manager interface) and be able to define if the inclusion of this item should automatically add all subpages up ...
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How would I make a function to dynamically determine if user is logged to change navigation menu text?

I would like to create a function to determine if a user is logged in or logged out. If the user is logged in I would like the navigation menu text to say "My Account" (this is what it currently ...
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Menu System: Custom Links

Is there a way to set default values for options selected in the WordPress menu system? My example would be if the "Custom Link" option was chosen, can this default to a _blank target? Thanks!
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I am extending Walker_Nav_Menu: How can I get the number of children elements of the current item?

I am trying to extend the Walker_Nav_Menu walker to make some changes to the way WP outputs menus. The method I have to override is start_el, so I created my Walker and copied the base method: ...
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and custom post_types to custom menu

managed to create a custom menu area in the admin but now want to place 2 post types to it. They already exist - questions & answers, but can't find a way to put their menu links into the custom ...
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Menu item counter in custom walker [closed]

How can I get an item counter working in a custom walker ? I need the corresponding number (not the id) of each menu item for some class names, because my elements have position:absolute and each one ...
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Superfish and WordPress: Active Color Problem

Take a look at: http://www.themeforward.com/demo2. When I hover over a menu item with a sub-menu, like 'Templates', and mouse over sub-menu items the background color stays the same as it should... ...
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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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How do i put a dropdown list of ALL my post in the sidebar menu?

In "Main Sidebar" i would like to add a dropdown list of ALL my post. How can i do that? I found various plugins and none of them did what i wanted (for example one only list the post i have on that ...
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How to find out if page_for_posts is showing (in order to style menu item)

I have set a static page for posts (page id = 110). This page shold only be included in the menu when the user is logged in. The latter is achieved with the following addition to header.php (snippet ...
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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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wp_nav_menu() customized

<div class="example"> <h1>Menu</h1> <ul> <li>sub-menu</li> <li>sub-menu</li> <li>sub-menu</li> </ul> </div><!-- ...
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Taxonomy menu with post count and multiple parents

I'm using WordPress 3.1.3 and trying to make a "product" menu with post count in each category. Like this: New Cars (4) BMW (2) Ford (1) Nissan (1) Used Cars (10) BMW (3) Ford (1) Nissan (6) ...
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wp_nav_menu() custom container and container_id

So today I started work on my first Wordpress theme and so far it's been a lot of fun. However, I have had difficulty in getting wp_nav_menu() to do what I want. Here's what I want: <nav ...
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How do I get my wp_nav_menu single category page to highlight the parent?

With the new wp_nav_menu system, it is possible to add a category as a menu item, so in my example I have a 'news' category, which is a submenu item of 'About'. About (page) --news (category) ...
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Add extra menu to theme

What's the best way to add an extra menu location to a theme that already has one? I want to add an extra menu in a child theme of a theme that currently has a single custom menu (what is the correct ...
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Check if page has subpages

I'm try to build a menu with wp_list_pages() that must work like this: Main Page -Subpage1 -Subpage2 I check if the Page has_subpage and i can see the 2 subpages when i'm in the Parent ...
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how to remove description from menu buttons?

I just installed Wordpress into my server and I am currently using the "graphene" theme to test my wordpress blog. I have two pages in addition to the front page, which is "about us" and "sample ...
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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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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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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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Disabling tooltip on menu items

For some reason, my menu items are showing tooltips on hover-over- In other words, the menu links have "title" attributes being added to them. Looking at my other, older WordPress sites, this is not ...
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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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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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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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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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Highlighting wp_nav_menu() Ancestor Class w/o Children in Nav Structure?

(Moderators note: Was originally titled "wp_nav_menu Ancestor class without children in navigation structure") I have a wp_nav_menu in my header which had three pages in it. When I am on one of those ...
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Getting the WordPress custom menu titles and outputting them in a theme

I have created a number of custom menu slots in my WordPress theme, and the output of the links into them has been very easy. Unfortunately I cannot find a way to output the user entered title for the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Implementing a tricky wordpress menu (nested categories + thumbnails)

I'm trying to make a layered wordpress menu, out of categories. Here's how it's going to look: I have no clue how to develop this, can't do it with get_posts (not sortable by parent/children), or ...
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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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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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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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Filter out built-in wp_nav_menu classes but keep custom class

Im trying to remove / filter our all the classes from the wp_nav_menu, EXCEPT the custom ones that i insert (in the "CSS Classes (optional)" field) when creating the menu in the admin. I found a ...
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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 ...