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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Bootstrap menu - make menu entries with submenu not clickable

I am currently developing a new WordPress theme employed on the basis of twitters bootstrap build. To use the menu Custom Navbar, I've followed the instructions of goodandorgreat. https://gist....
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Extend walker class with custom post types [closed]

I'm using the walker class below, but I can't make it work with custom posts. class Zwp_Walker_Nav_Menu_Dynamic extends Walker_Nav_Menu { function end_el(&$output, $item, $depth) { ...
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Get custom post type categories to show up in menus

I'm wondering how it's possible to add custom post type categories as an option to add as a navigation menu item. What I have: $portfolio_args = array( 'labels' => array( 'name' => ...
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Adding Custom Taxonomy Archive Link to Nav Menu Shows Up As (Invalid)

I have a custom post type "packages" with a taxonomy "Celebrations" that has a few terms in it. When I try to add a link to my wp nav menu through Appearance > Menus and choosing the term I want from ...
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How is custom menu hierarchy output handled?

I'm looking to pass custom nav_menus through an RSS feed so I can grab them on other sites to create the same custom menu on multiple sites. What I can't figure out by looking through the database is ...
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Change the menu home link to something else

I'm using the built in menu system, and I wan't to change the text of the home menu link to something else, like "hjem", and i have tried placing this in the code: <?php wp_page_menu( array( '...
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Get admin menu link

Is there any way I can get the menu link for admins? http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/edit_post_link Similarly to the edit_post_link() that returns the edit link for loggedin Admins I ...
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How to use a WordPress' existing admin icon?

I use the add_menu_page function to add an new admin menu: add_menu_page( 'Custom_menu', 'Custom_menu', 'edit_posts', 'custom_slug', '', 'wordpress_existing_icon', 5 ); ...
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Give child-categories same class (the parent category-slug) as parent in menu list?

I am trying to do two things, which I have no idea how to do: give child categories the same class as the parent category (which is the parent category-slug) create a menu which displays my ...
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Creating “static” taxonomies to choose from, inside custom post type?

Alright, so i have a custom post type called Blurbs (translated, sort of). I want to add a static set of categories for the posts within Blurbs (i don't want the user to be able to create custom ...
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wp_nav_menu - show children of current menu item only?

I am trying to create a menu structure with a simple concept: A horizontal, 1-level deep main menu A vertical submenu, that contains children of the current main menu item (2 levels deep) Of ...
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Two pages named the same thing, on a different level but conflicting url paths in menus and direct links

I've just changed some titles of pages and child pages around, simply I've got Work as top level page, and Blog as a top level, with Play and Work as children. The paths are: /work/ and /blog/work/...
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How to create a Menu based a username

How would I create a menu so lets say user1 sees user1's menu and not user2. or just see there own pages which I assigned to them in a menu. So not user role menu but a username menu. i know it ...
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pull non-wp site into content area of wordpress -or- pull wp header into non wp site?

I am building a site which has a ecommerce nature that is not able to be tied directly into wordpress. What my goal is to have a constant header that is generated by my wordpress header on all pages ...
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Navigation won’t update to show full path to single post

I have a site with a custom post type “projects” and two taxonomies “clients” and “mediums”. For the navigation I’m using a custom nav walker (that extends Walker_Nav_Menu). This all works very well ...
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Custom ID for certain menu item?

I'm displaying Wordpress menu using this function: wp_nav_menu( $args ); Menu is set in wp-admin/nav-menus.php. Can I somehow attach ID of my choice to one of the items? I want the menu to look ...
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Add a class at specific element in custom Menu Walker

I have customised my menu in wordpress by extending the Nav_Menu_Walker class and now i cannot figure it out how could i add a class at a specific ul element. I have this function which adds classes ...
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Theme only supports one menu? [closed]

I would like to use the main menu but also have a menu in the footer for things like about, career, etc. Am I fubared foobared or can I do this?
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Exclude Private, Draft pages from Primary Nav when using custom menu

I'm looking for ways to prevent "private" and "draft" pages from appearing (to non-logged-in admins) in a site's Primary Navigation menu which is based on a custom menu - other than manually removing ...
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Creating a nav menu

I am not very familiar with WordPress so my knowledge with this is limited. I am working on a travel website where I need to show navigation menu and I am not sure how I can achieve the desired ...
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wp_nav_menu check both hierarchy fail?

I see that in menu exist to kind of hierarchy to find the parent and ancestor. They look for "category or page" hierarchy or for "menu item" hierarchy. But when both exist in a depth tree branch, ...
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Add the current menu item CSS class to a custom page type archive in Wordpress menu

I've been reading a lot about this but couldn't find a solution. Basically I'm trying to show a current menu item on a dynamic page that is created by a custom page type archive. The default menu ...
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Why are navigation items saved in the database?

Maybe I am just not grasping the concept of WP right here but why is everything in Wordpress stored as a post of some type? I have a custom set of tables that house hundreds and thousands of items. I ...
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How do I make a wordpress plugin with menu item etc

I've been reading documents, viewing videos, etc. on how to create a Wordpress plugin. I've learned how to filter a post, add txt to a post, use conditionals to see if the page is a single post as not ...
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Return Page/Post ID's of Child WP_Nav_Menu items

Is it possible to return the Page ID of menu items? I specifically looking to get the IDs that appear in a rollover submenu.
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Delete a specific item menu when I deactivate my plugin (resolved)

When I activate my plugin (register_activation_hook), I add a new specific page and a corresponding item menu in the custom menu. No problem here. When I deactivate my plugin (...
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Responsive dropdown menu with smaller screen sizes

Working on a theme template and trying to make the menu responsive, so that it will change from a horizontal layout into a block format at a certain screen resolution. I have tried one tutorial which ...
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Create dropdown list post

I want to create a drop down list that will list all the posts in the category. I want the drop down list to appear on every post. So for example if I view a post that belongs to category Apples it ...
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Does Extending Multiple Nav_Menu_Walkers Allow Nested Menus?

Essentially I'm trying to add multiple sub nav menus and I'm pretty close but I just can't seem to find the right tack to solve my problem ... I'm using a variation of a Stu Nichols CSS Menu ... ...
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add_menu_page() with different name for first submenu item

The add_menu_page documentation says to pass the menu title as the second parameter: add_menu_page('Page Title', 'Menu Title', ...); When adding more pages later via add_submenu_page, the main page ...
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Using wp_get_nav_menu_items() to list children of children pages

I'm working with a Genesis Based Theme and I'd like build a Page/ Child Page menu structure. That part I can do with the help of some code produced by Bill Erickson. Essentially what I'm trying to do ...
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How to insert date in topNav

In my theme i have a menu on the top of the page where i've links for my pages, this is the line of code in the header.php that generates topNav, <!-- BEGIN HEADER-TOP --> <?php ...
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wordpress 3.4.2 + wp_nav_menu + chunk theme not working [closed]

I'm trying to create a page for each of the categories i got in my blog and it should appear on the menu i got in Chunk theme. the idea is to have a link to each of the categories which would guide ...
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Multiple menu items highlighted

I am using WordPress as the CMS for my website. For my navigation menu, I am using WordPress' inbuilt navigation menu function. You add categories, page, etc, to this and it generates a list with ...
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Custom Post Type Nav to Subpage

I've registered a post type for an audio plugin, the post type is "Custom Players" in the admin and has its own tab on the admin sidebar. I'm just curious if there's a simple way to move this out of ...
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Add Submenu Link in add_submenu_page That Opens in a New Window

How can I add a sub menu link using add_submenu_page that will open a new window (target="_blank") instead of opening in the current one (default behavior)?
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How do I change the default wordpress navigation header that comes with my theme?

THis questions is in general and applies to all themes. I would like to change the design by creating my own custom navigation bar and then coding it into my wordpresss site. I am a complete newbie ...
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cross-site custom menu

i have a multisite whice i want to separate because its unneccery as two of my sites are on the same DATABASE and all i need is actually the dynamic custom menus which i have built in the main site(to ...
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Different side menu on each page

Does anyone have a solution how to have different side menus on different pages? Do I need to create template for every page? I've registered many nav_menus in functions.php and than used pages ID as ...
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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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highlight parent page menu item when in custom post type

in a website that I am building I have a portfolio custom post types (called: "project") to show my portfolio items. The page that holds the loop of the custom post type is a custom page called "...
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How to add php to custom link in the nav menu? [closed]

I simply want to add some php in as a custom link in the wordpress menu section. The code I want to use is <?php bp_loggedin_user_domain(); ?> which will generate that logged in user's ...
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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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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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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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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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Fake mark a menu item as current_page_item/active in Wordpress

I have a custom post type called Books and a page structure like this: Home Products & Services - Services - Products -- Books I am using Wordpress custom Menus for the 1st level navigation (...
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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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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 ...