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 Does The Walker Class Work?

Can someone explain to me how the Walker Class works? Do the methods inside the class always need to overload the parent method?
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Child Theme header1.php file not overwriting parent theme's header1.php file

I am trying to add a custom header navigation to a WordPress site using a child theme (I'm using the Alphabet theme). I determined that I am using the header1.php file according to the styling inside ...
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customize exisiting wordpress menu item

For a school project I am trying to manipulate the existing primary menu with a plugin. The result should be: if the plugin is activated, it edits the 'Login' button to be conditional: if something ...
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How to change the wordpress navigation bar UL to OL in Twenty_Twelve similer theme

I'am trying to make a wordpress website accessibility compliant but I have come across a problem with menu bar. It uses a modified them based on Twenty_Twelve. I need to change the "ul" tag to "ol" ...
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Add class to menu ul with active child

I'm trying to add the class is-active to the ul when the ul has an active child. This is because Foundation requires that (i'm using FoundationPress as a base theme) This is the markup i'm after: <...
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Get css class of menu item in custom menu structure

So, I've created custom markup for a menu. The functionality of the menu is built like so... <?php $parent = array(); if (($locations = get_nav_menu_locations()) && isset($locations[...
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Custom Nav Walker menu - Display children count

I have a custom walker menu.( See the code below) I would like to have my nav menu like this ---------------------------------- Home | link1 | link2 | link3 (5) ---------------------------------- ...
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Remove nav_menus from customizer using a theme

Is there a way to remove the "Menu's" or in dev language nav_menus from the customizer? I have tried $wp_customize->remove_section('nav_menus'); but that did not work. $wp_customize->...
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Menu Item Location

I found code to show a notification bar on menu and customize it a little. It is working and shown on main menu (primary menu) and footer menu (secondary menu) but I want to show it only main menu. ...
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I can't click on top menus [closed]

I have started using Wordpress 5 days ago. First question over here :) I have this website aimygod.pt and the top menu isn't clickable with the left mouse button. The only way I can open the page ...
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How to list the menu structure and tag with <li>

I have a menu with sub-items currently set as the Primary Header Navigation. -home (page) -products (category) -stick (post) -stone (post) -about (page) How can I print loop this menu inside ...
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Need to revert to an older version of wordpress

One of my plugins, shiftnav, does not work with the newest version of wordpress I think, how do I revert in order to fix shiftnav? It is currently making "| 500" appear on all of my menu titles
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Add “Logout” link to navigation menu

How can I add a link to the primary navigation menu with the class="right" attribute? I tried to add a static link to example.com/wp-logout.php?action=logout but that leads to a logout confirmation ...
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Generate a tabbed submenu — from taxonomy term or submenu item — with sample content

I'm looking to generate a tabbed submenu from taxonomy term or submenu item and include sample content (three items per term/submenuu item). The styling I can do, the problem is the html generation. ...
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Removing link '<a>' from '<li>' menu for some “links” without JS

I want some of my navigation menu items to show plain text, without a hyperlink. Usually, this code appeared: <ul class="..." id="..."> <li><a href="">my item</a> </li> &...
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Does Wordpress create mobile menus automatically?

I am using Wordpress 4.5.2 with a custom theme. I am a bit confused about WP and the theme customizations, what does the first and what the second. For example, fullscreen menus are managed by WP........
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add_query_vars_filter How to make my menu remember

I have a menu that can "open up" or "close" via JavaScript . This works. However when I click one of the menu entries the next page loads and the menu does not "remember" to be in the "open up" ...
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There is any hook that fires after/before updating menus locations in “Manage Locations” tab?

I'm looking for hook that fires before or after updating menus location. I want to fire function after saving on "Manage Locations" tab in Appearance > Menus. I know there is wp_update_nav_menu ...
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Fallback dosen't work when not using 'menu' attribute

I want my fallback function to be called when the menu doesn't contains any items. And if I specify the menu name, it works. But not when as I below comment away that attribute. Now nothing happens. ...
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Add div to specific sub-menu

I researched in google, yandex but had no success. With this code I can set a div to sub-menu but this code add to all sub-menus, I just need to add div to specific sub-menu. class Megratron_div ...
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Admin page and admin menu. Permissions plugin

I was googlin really hard but couldn't find any answers. What i'm trying to do is write a simple permission admin page plugin. So far what i did a page with every role where i can check a certain ...
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Output sort number in wp menu list item?

I want to output the sort number of the list item in it, in the wp menu. No, not by using ordered list <ol>. I have tried search for answers about this by searching on wp forum an reading the ...
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Add newsletter signup element to navigation bar

I've been researching here and on other dev/WP sites to find the best solution for adding what is effectively a custom element to the navigation menu, and it seems like there are many approaches. ...
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How to manually specify the current active page with wp_nav_menu()

Is there a way of manually specifying which page is currently "active" when using wp_nav_menu()? I have a "Products" page, and on that page I have links to various (dynamic) custom taxonomies. When I ...
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Social Links Menu displays icon instead of text (twentyfifteen)

EDIT: I posted too hastily. I just discovered that the solution to my problem is to bypass the regular Menus section and create a custom WIDGET, which can serve as a custom menus box. Below is my ...
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How to add specific menu items to specific sub-level <td> with walker?

I want create a megamenu with four columns on 2nd level submenu (inside div and table). When I add class col1 to menu items, display them inside <td id="c1"> and when I add class col2 to menu ...
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Why does my menu disappear if I set it to something other than '--Select--'?

Trying to style it - so that it has a drop-down toggle button. So I wanted to change the files. But the other menus - that would have child elements - don't play nice with the customizer. I'll edit ...
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Change menu with language?

My problem is that I have used a plugin called polylang and now it doesnät work with another more importent plugin so I need to find a solution. I use WPML on other sites and that is not an option ...
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How to add attribute in menu code

I want to make a menu with hover animations. My HTML syntax looks like this: <ul class="menus"> <li class="current"><a href="#" data-hover="Home">Home</a></li> <...
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Is there a global page/post/product/anything ID?

I am working on compression plugin and need to save compressed styles in to a file. Compression process is done but I need a unique page ID for any WP page in order to save and name the compressed ...
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Secondary menu in WP 4.5

There's a lot to read about secondary menus in WP, however it looks like the tricks are for older WP version. I see that WP 4.5 supports multiple menus in the dashboard. What's not clear, once you ...
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Top Menu showing as Plain text before page load [closed]

On loading the website of mine, it is showing the plain text of menu for a while and thereafter it is working fine. This is really a strange issue for me. I tried solving using this WordPress post, ...
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Wordpress is adding margins and padding to my custom menu?

I've installed wordpress on my computer so I can learn how to make custom themes and test them locally. Currently I'm playing around with some pre-made code from a tutorial so I can get more familiar ...
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How to get submenu of admin menu?

I user global $menu in one of my plugins to get the list of menu items. But i would like to get the list of of items from a submenu for example from Posts i would like to get Add new, All, Edit ...
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Wordpress Add javascript:void(0); to menu link item?

I want to add javascript:void(0); to menu link item instead of # but it is not accepting any JavaScript. Now i am thing to replace # with javascript:void(0); using filters, but could not find the ...
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custom menu widget where menu title is a link

I am looking for, like the title of this question indicates, a custom menu in wordpress where the menu title itself is a link. It seems like a very simple thing, but after a lot of searching I've come ...
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Missing automatic default pages menu in twenty sixteen theme

i don't know if this is a bug or a feature in twenty sixteen theme (it also happens in twenty fifteen). In a completely new installation, wp 4.5.2, just after created 3 test pages, if I activate ...
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Handling complex multi-level architecture / menu for large site

I am trying to get feedback and ideas for solving an information architecture / content management problem using wordpress. I have a large site ( 1,000+ pages, hundreds of posts ) made up of sections....
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Change name of links in menus automatically when title of page changes

I have created a menu (Appearance -> Menus) and placed desired pages I want to have there as links. I did that for multiple languages, and I also have a few other menus for footer and sidebar. In the ...
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Making Wordpress' page and menus visible only for logged in users, checking session variables

I'm trying to login users in wordpress through an API of another platform, so what I do is use an ajax function to call an external API sending the user credentials (username, password) and getting ...
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get_pages() shows either ALL pages or just main-menu

I'm losing the battle with get_pages(). What I'd like is a list of child pages to display on each main-menu parent page. I'm trying get_pages() rather than wp_list_pages() as I'd like to be able to ...
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Adding a menu item for a Custom Post Archive

I've created a Custom Post type (project) and it works perfectly. I have a custom archive page (archive-project.php), and that works great, too, but what's the best way to add a link to that custom ...
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How to add aria role and schema markup to custom walker container

Edit: after doing some research I've found that in the wp_nav_menu function uses the following code to display the containers value. if ( $args->container ) { /** * Filter the list of ...
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Pass a parameter to a menu walker

Is there any way to pass a parameter to a menu walker? I'm trying to write a BEM-style walker, and I'd like to be able to pass a class to apply to the menu links via the walker. Something like: <?...
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Adding different classes to anchor in navigation menu

Is this possible? I want to add different classes to the anchors, so not the same on all anchors. How can I do this? PS: I am using this: function add_nav_class($output) { $output= ...
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Highlighting correct path with Wordpress Nav_Menu function

I have created a WordPress site for a client, in which you filter through the navigation menu (set-up in appearance->menu) by revealing hidden items (unordered lists with class "sub-menu (generated ...
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Remove/Disable “Automatically add new top-level pages to this menu”

Is there any way to disable or remove the "Auto add pages - Automatically add new top-level pages to this menu" functionality via a theme? I suppose I could hide it with a bit of CSS, but I'd rather ...
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How to display submenus on page based on referring top-level parent?

I am trying to display a secondary menu on pages that displays all the coordinating sub-pages of the top-level menu item they navigated there from, but my issue is that some pages appear under ...
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Outputting Page Title As Tooltip

I'm trying to output the page title via wp_nav_menu() as a tooltip (.pop_up). The menu text has been replaced by an icon, and using CSS to hide it. Any ideas how this could be adapted to output the ...
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Filter to hook into menu <li> items and add a custom attribute

I'm using Foundation as a base and starter theme. I'm trying to build and I can't seem to figure out how to hook into the menu that WordPress outputs and add a custom attribute to that menu's <li&...