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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Why is WordPress stripping anchor links from mneu item URLs?

I have a taxonomy page that lists all the sub-categories. I want to link directly to the sub-category position of that page from the main navigation menu. I set up a menu with the main category ...
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Importable Menus? Along with Pages (a site layout template)

Simply stated: How do you pre-create menus which can be imported by a user who does not want to spend a day recreating the wheel? Most themes have preferred layouts, which can have a tedious page ...
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WP Super Large Menu Problem

Hey Folks! I am looking for the best WP practises to handle mega large menu. My navigation menu has about 400 links, so if I create just a single menu, then it looks so ugly... I could divide it into ...
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Menu on responsive twentytwelve theme not working, strange url error

i use twenty twelve custom theme (palumariosrl.it) but i have a problem. If i try to use on responsive mode the menu not function (can i see only hover menu page and if i click on menu buttom i have a ...
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Admin Custom Menu Editor Disappeared

The custom menu editor on my site has disappeared. It used to be under the Appearance menu. Any idea where to find it, or how to fix this problem?I have registered and init the menu properly in theme ...
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Get menu items problem

I'm trying to get a menu items created from wordpress admin panel. To do this I followed the instructions codex: http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/wp_get_nav_menu_items // Get the nav ...
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Calling the first & last post by category in custom post type

I have custom post type for comics, called “comic” and have written a basic comic navigation. First —previous — (current) title — next — and last comic. In functions.php, this code calls for the ...
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Admin: Navigation Menus do not show empty categories/taxonomies in the list's search tab

This is referring to the Admin area of Navigation menus It seems the normal behavior for building out Navigation Menus (Appearance>menus) is that when you expose categories or custom taxonomies, that ...
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Hide menu theme location for certain capabilities?

I have 6 menu theme locations setup with "register_nav_menus" I would like editors to be able assign custom menus to 3 of those locations and keep the other 3 only available to administrators. How ...
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Can't add any menu items anymore, server related

Unsure if this fits here, but hopefully it does. So I'm having an issue that I can't add any menu items to a custom menu anymore. At this very point I can verify that it's server related, since this ...
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Sidebar menu, different parent and child pages

I wish to organize a hierarchy of pages into a navigation menu in a manner similar to the following: Cats Short-haired Long-haired Purebred About Animals Dogs Toy Dogs Hounds Terriers About ...
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Modify sub_menu function to show pages below a specifically set page

I've got a function that ties in to wp_nav_menu that shows sibling pages for the currently viewed page, as well as any children pages. I need this modified to only show the children pages of a ...
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add_action does not call the function

I want to add a custom field in the menu, therefore I am trying to use wp_nav_menu_item_custom_fields. I am using following code but it does not even call the function. I am adding it in a plugin, why ...
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Update nav menu not selecting parent

I am building a nav menu programmatically like so: $menu_exists = wp_get_nav_menu_object( 'test_menu' ); if( !$menu_exists){ $menu_id = wp_create_nav_menu('test_menu'); ...
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Use secondary menu of parent theme in child theme

I cannot solve this problem and this case doesn't work for me either. All cases that I found on the internet deal with the new secondary menu that should be registered and used in a child theme. In ...
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wp_nav_walker that interacts with widgets to setup mega menu

I'm a newbie WordPress developer working on a WordPress theme project that demands mega menus as part of the main navigation. I'm done with the front-end stuff, and now I'm trying to explore the ...
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How to use a start_el variable in start_lvl

On top of the sub-menu list items i would like to insert a <h2>parent-description</h2> line which i expect to show the description (or the title if wanted) of the parent item. Such as; ...
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Modifying the walker to insert parent's description above sub menus

I would like to show the title or the description of the parent item on top of the the sub-menu list items. I have basic knowledge on how to modify the walker by calling start_lvl function to insert ...
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Show Child of Parent Page including all other parents

I'm trying to show on the menus as assigned in WP Menu backend however how is possible to load child of parent page without hiding the rest. Example Main-1 Main-2 Main-3 When Clicking on Main-1 ...
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Highlight specific menu item when custom post is page

I know that this question was asked many times, but I did not find a really good solution for my problem: I have a custom post type "event" with some categories like "lecture". For each category, I ...
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How do you add content to a WordPress sub-menu dependant in its parent?

What I'm wanting to achieve is this: A submenu with content showcasing 1 product from each category after the links In the submenu. I am trying to use the WordPress nav walker to add the content ...
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Can't add optional class to menu item when using Walker_Nav_Menu

As a wordpress beginner. I'm creating menu also want to customized the <li> tag to be able to assign different class name to control specific behavior through CSS so I use custom walker to get a ...
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How to build a navigation menu for long-form texts like this one

A menu like this one here (on the right–hand side) – http://tenxer.github.io/xcharts/docs/ – makes it much easier to navigate through long-form texts. Do you know of a way of implementing something ...
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Call posts of particular category in a page

As per my requirement I need to call posts in a page for example Iam having a menu item Current Tenders and having a posts category Current Tenders now I need lo display posts related to current ...
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Add custom class to existing menu items from custom meta

I would like to add a custom class to my existing menu items. The problem is, that I would like to do something like this: <li class="<?php echo get_post_meta($post->ID, "_icon", true); ...
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Nav-Menu not showing up

I would love for somebody to please help me because somewhere I am really miss understanding what WordPress is telling me. Alright so within my header.php I have the following code. <div ...
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How to translate menu items?

is there i way for menu to be translated when i choose website language? Can it be done without using a plugin? Does anyone have a solution to do it withot using the plugin? Thanks in advance
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How to add active state to the navigation links?

I am trying to add active states for my custom menu navigation, but so far everything I try is just not working. I have set the navigation menu in a separate file nav.php, then I included the nav.php ...
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How to select single category in menu if post have two categories?

My website's post have one, two, three etc categories depends on articles. My menu is made of categories. when i select post (open whole article) it shows post category in menu. Problem : when i ...
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Menu Button that link to different pages for unique user?

Is there a way to create an menu button that link to different pages to each unique user? So far I have used the plugs-in: User Specific Content, Peter's Login Redirect and Them my Login. Basically, ...
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add current-menu-item to multiple custom post types

I have two custom post types, and I have trouble adding the current-menu-item to both. In my functions.php I have following code: function additional_active_item_classes($classes = array(), ...
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menu is only pulling in one item

I have an issue where wordpress is only pulling in one menu item on a client's website... it was pulling them all in just fine until recently, so I'm not sure what changed. This is how the menu was ...
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Wordpress add menu to page content using editor

I can manage custom menus in Appearance -> Menus Then, I can add any of these custom menus to the page content by inserting a shortcode like this in the editor: [menu name="Menu1"] Question: How ...
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Change “login/register” to “useraccount” when a user has logged in

I made a menu-button on my site's first page that show "login/register". I want to change its name from "login/register" to "user account" when a user has logged in. I tried changing codes in ...
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Installing compact search in the main menu?

Please tell me how to install compact Search in the main menu WordPress, just as is done in the themes: Avada, Vantage, Twenty Fourteen. Or plugin UberMenu. In the themes Avada I like most. Site made ...
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Primery Menu Configuration problem

I am writing below code. $values = array( 'theme_location' => 'primary', 'menu' => 'efgh', 'container' => 'div', 'container_class' => 'xyz', ...
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Question regarding register_nav_menus();

I got below code in TwentyFourteen theme's function.php file. register_nav_menus( array( 'primary' => __( 'Top primary menu', 'twentyfourteen' ), 'secondary' => __( 'Secondary ...
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Show Wordpress Menu On External Site

So I have been working on a site using the theme Vantage and I am wanting to take the menu from the site and embed in another site in a subdirectory below, I have searched all over the internet trying ...
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add taxonomy as one of menu items

I have created a custom Taxonomy called Documents and I want to show it as one of menu items, I am only able to choose from its posts. How shall I do that? As below picture I am not able to choose ...
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How to Sync Menu, Widgets and other masters from Main Website to its Sub Site

I am using Wordpress Multisite Network and i am having problems regarding masters to its subsite. I am not able to see the widgets or Menus which were created on Main website to its Sub-site. When i ...
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My “edit page” link in admin bar has dissapeared

Since i did some customisation in custom permissions per custom post type the "edit news" / "view news" button that is displayed in the admin bar if you visit the news detail page has dissapeared. My ...
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Backend - Categories and Menus conflicts

I'm having a big problem with my WP instance which is frustrating. Every time I add a new Category ( a simple default category with no custom posts or taxonomies ) it adds, as expected, that new ...
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Hide category links if there is nothing in the categories - Main Navigation submenu item

In my main navigation menu I have category links that are sub menu items: Example: Main Navigation: Listings Sub menu category items: Boating, Camping, Fishing So basically if there is no listing ...
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wp_post->post_parent object returning 0

I'm developing a Wordpress theme and I've registered a new menu location (called primary menu) and am using a menu with it. In my menu, I have a page called "tier-2 page" under a page called "tier-1 ...
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Any reason why widgets/menus get emptied when I updated custom theme code?

Deployed my site over git last nite, and client came back saying some menus in the the footer widgets had disappeared. I looked in the admin, and the widgets were still available but all the items ...
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wp_nav_menu without menu or theme_location specified

Can someone tell me how the wp_nav_menu functions when no menu or theme_location is specified? I have multiple sites that use an interior navigation setup that does not specify the menu. It would ...
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Sidebar current menu item for parent

I have a menu within the sidebar of my site. When you click on the child element of the menu, the li tag adds a current_page_item class to the li tag. When you land on the page its the parent page ...
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how to display wordpress navbar with top menu outside wordpress system

i want to display my wordpress top navbar outside of wordpress system in one of my php site, so that whenever i change the wordpress navbar the changes will reflect on my php site. How to do that? I ...
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How to add drop symbol to parent nav items which have child

I have a navigation system like this: As you can see I have two Parent Menus as "Projects" and Plans which they have some sub menus. Now when the result rendered I am getting a navbar like this: ...
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Hide menu items if the page content is empty

i am looking for solution to hide (just not print) menu items if the page content is empty. by default wordpress create menu item when new page created. and that ok. but what i don't want, is when ...