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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Auto Filled Custom Menus for Custom Post Types?

Is there anyway to have custom menus that fill out automatically, specifically for custom post types? You can do it for default pages but nothing else it seems... For example you have a page which ...
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Best practice for blank top level menu item?

I create a LOT of WP sites and therefore tons of menus. A lot of times there is no sensible page for a top level menu item. For instance I was creating a site with internal learning. The top level ...
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Extend Individual Menu on Page Function to individual Submenue on Page Function?

It seems that WordPress Development is building a knowledge-base about the best functions out there. Thanks a bunch this helped already a lot! I found a function (find it down here) that offers a ...
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Missing current_page_item in custom menu

I'm using the new custom menus in my side navigation and it only creates a class sub-menu in the UL's but does not use the current_page_item like when you use wp_list_pages(). I have 3 levels and only ...
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Add nav menu CSS class to body

I would like to add the CSS class of the current menu item (and the classes of its parents & ancestors) to the current page body classes. For example, if the current menu item has a CSS class ...
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menu item active class for author.php

I am building a custom theme. For the author.php file that displays an author profile with their posts, I would like my 'About' menu item to turn active (get active class). I have tried: ...
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How make top level menu item not have link, but have sub-menus that are linked?

I'm building a horizontal menu and some of the entries on that menu will have dropdowns (sub-menus), and some won't. Those that have sub-menus are not actually pages. They're just meant to be guides ...
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wp_nav_menu() loses 'current-menu-*' classes on single product page within category

I have my menu set up like so: Shop Online (WPeC 'Products Page' page) Product Category (WPeC Category) Product Category (WPeC Category) Product Sub Category (WPeC Category) Product Sub Category ...
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Anchor only wp_nav_menu

I am trying to create a list less wp_nav_menu. Below is the desired output: <nav class="nav header-nav"> <a href="#" class="nav-link nav-active">Home</a> <a href="#" ...
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Check what “type” a menu item is

The question I would like to check what type of menu item each item in my menu is i.e. is it a Page, Category, or Custom link. What I want to achieve I want to create a menu made up of categories ...
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Top level menu items different container than sub menu items

Is there a way to split the menu into two containers. The top level items would be in a separate container than the sub menu items. Here is the default structure <ul> <li> <a ...
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Showing the same menu in multiple location

Today I have faced an weird problem regarding WordPress menus. Here is the register function of my menus - function register_adaptive_menus() { register_nav_menus(array( 'top-menu' => __( 'Top ...
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How do I check if a menu exists?

I'm currently retrieving a nav menu based on the parent page's title, and if the page doesn't have a parent then it's own title. global $post; $page_title; if ($post->post_parent) { ...
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Hide a Menu Item on Login

I am using the following code to hide a menu item when a customer is not logged and show it when a customer is logged in. .hide-item-not-login{ display: none !important; } .logged-in ...
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Whats the difference between current_page_item and current-menu-item

Whats the difference between current_page_item and current-menu-item when using Custom Menus .current_page_item{} // Class for Current Page .current-cat{} // Class for Current Category ...
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There is a code that I don't understand - menu customize with walker

Here is a code I got from internet: (of couse I do not own it) class description_walker extends Walker_Nav_Menu { function start_el(&$output, $item, $depth, $args) { global ...
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wp_nav_menu not highlighting the current category when viewing a single post

My WordPress site has a bunch of posts, all filed by a top-level category and a bunch of subcategories therein. I have the main site nav rendering the category pages, which, when clicked, get all ...
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Sub Menu content is being duplicated

In the plugin I am developing I am using the following code to build my menu - add_menu_page('BCRM Plugin Settings', 'BCRM', 'administrator', __FILE__, 'bcrm_settings_page', BOOGIE__PLUGIN_URL . ...
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Displaying menu based on login status

I'm trying to show one menu based on whether or not the user is logged in. It's straight forward enough but when I change to my code I have no styles or icons like the original - see code below ...
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using plugin to add menu item to external page [closed]

I have a wordpress plugin that is working well so far. The last step for me is to have it create a menu item on the main navigation menu to an external page when you activate the plugin. Not sure how ...
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Adding Class and div id to wp_list_categories

I am trying to create a dropdown menu for wp header with categories and children as dropdown but cant find a solution, trying to get somethink like this <li class="Main-Cat"> <a href="Link ...
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Auto-build First Instance of Menu from Page Structure

I am wondering if there is a way to build a custom menu that is initially populated by the current page structure. I am working on a site that was initially build pre-custom menus, but now we want to ...
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Extend walker - navigation, adding data attribute to a tag

I would a data attribute to the a tag in the menu, like have <a href="#example" data-attribute="attribute">CLICK</a> I know that I have to extend the Walker BUT I tried in several times ...
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How to change menu URLs to hashes?

I'm building a fullpage Wordpress site. Meaning the pages are not separate URLs, they are accessed through the same URL. Something like deuxhuithuit.com. So I have a menu that the admin creates by ...
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How to assign a WP 3.0 custom nav menu to a theme's navigation menu location via script?

I'm using this script inside a plugin to create a new custom menu on the fly and assign a page to it... $menu_id = wp_create_nav_menu( 'header-menu' ); $menu = array( 'menu-item-type' => 'custom', ...
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Next page link via the custom menu

I would like to display a "next link" at the bottom of several page templates, using the actual custom menu in which they sit in. I built a function that mostly works except for an edge case ...
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Wordpress Login/Logout Single Menu Only

I've written this login/logout for my functions.php in my wordpress theme. The problem is, it's showing a login/logout link in all menus both primary and secondary. Is there a way to get it to ...
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How to add sub-menu to a menu generated by wp_nav_menu by using plugin

I have a menu generated by wp_nav_menu which look like <ul class="nav-menu" id="menu-top-nav"> <li class="menu-item menu-item-type-custom menu-item-object-custom menu-item-43" ...
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Display the nav menu for a particular page id

Say that I have the id of a page that is in the wp_nav_menu() I would like to show the wp_nav_menu() for that particular page. Is that possible? I can use wp_get_nav_menu_items() to get all items for ...
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How to leverage hefty memory actions from programmatically creating nav menus

I'm working on a plugin right now and hitting a wall. Long story short, part of the plugin process is to construct a dynamic nav menu. This nav menu can get rather large, and I'm finding that it seems ...
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How use %like% in sql statement wordpress

i use a like %text% statement in wordpress: SELECT * FROM location WHERE name LIKE "%on" OR name LIKE "%on%" i tried anything but it's not run: $wpdb->get_results($wpdb -> prepare("SELECT ...
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Is there any way to recover deleted menu from database sql backup

i accidently deleted my main menu but i have a .sql database backup file and i want to recover my menu from this file. Is it possible? Thanks.
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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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Add menu headings to Wordpress sub menus

I'm using the native Wordpress menu. I have two top-level links with sub menus - I'd like for those sub menus to display the name of the parent menu item. So if I have a parent menu item named ...
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Add id to menu items in wp_nav_menu

I'm using wp_nav_menu in Wordpress to create my navigation The output is similar to this(I have removed href links) <nav id="pageNav"> <ul id="menu-headernav" class="menu"> ...
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Menu is not visible in appearance

I have added following code to my function.php function register_my_menu() { register_nav_menu('header-menu',__( 'Menu' )); } add_action( 'init', 'register_my_menu' ); And here is my code where ...
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current_page_item not being added in menu output

I've created a menu that I call on using following code. <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'menu' => 'Primary Nav', 'container' => '', 'items_wrap' => ...
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Adding class atribute to wp_nav_menu ul

Update: this was caused by the fact that i didn't have a menu created in the menu page. I want to add a class to the ul of wp_nav_menu. I tried this code: <?php $defaults = array( ...
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Remove all nav menu classes except those which begin with certain letters

I'm currently using a function which strips out all the unwanted classes from my nav menus, leaving only the classes I want to keep (the ones listed in the array inside the function). It looks like ...
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Display a portion/ branch of the menu tree using wp_nav_menu()

I have a menu defined in WP Admin that looks like this: I want to be able to display all the child links on the sidebar whenever I am at a parent page. For example, if the user is on my "About Us" ...
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wp_nav_menu not displaying the right way

I'm creating a theme using bootstrap and now I want to display the menu adapting it to bootstrap... so I'm using the Upbootwp_Walker_Nav_Menu to achieve this, and also sending some args to the ...
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Mobile Menu Not Working

The mobile menu stopped working after I updated WP to the latest version, I assume it has to do with a customization of the theme. http://kvintage.com/ Wondering if anyone could please take a quick ...
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Creating WordPress Plugin solely for Admin panel with dash menu and submenus

I am attempting to create a WordPress plugin which allows the client to use for help and other resources in a friendly interface. It would be desired if I could have guidance on creating a WordPress ...
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Fixed top-level menu

I'm developing a site which has around 10 top-level pages in the menu and each have 4-5 child pages in the sub-menus. I am giving the site users the "Editor" role which I have customised using a ...
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Wrap description and sub menu in a wrapper

I am trying to add a wrapper to description and sub-menu in wordpress using walker class, Description will only be shown for the first menu so the structure will look like this EDIT I have been ...
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Custom Post Type .current-menu-item not applying on Custom Post Type Archive Page

I am working with custom post types and I had trouble with the nav menu not getting the .current-menu-item on my custom post archive page menu item. In fact, when I was on that page or any of the ...
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Customizing Responsive Themes Menu [closed]

I use the popular theme: https://wordpress.org/themes/responsive I would like to change the color of one of the menu items and if possible also have a jquery popup from one of the menu items. How can ...
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How to add custom field option with menu?

Please take a look at below image. Here we can see URL, Navigation Label & Title Attribute under Menu Structure >> Home. I need there a more option called "Data Description". I have a task to ...
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Menu Custom link - using relative link when WP is in a subdirectory

I tend to develop sites in a subdirectory, and I tend to use a fair amount of custom links in my menu ( the "Custom Links" option in the WP admin Appearance > Menus section) to display archive pages. ...
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Show only 2nd level of navigation depending on active navigation

For example, suppose a menu like so: Parent 1 Child A Child B Parent 1 Child C Child D Child E Parent 2 Child F In a certain part of my template, I want something to show depending on ...