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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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Add Javascript to Wordpress Menu

Is there a way to put javascript in the URL portion of a Wordpress menu item? I have a live chat function on my site, and I am supposed to put this code onto the site to make a link to open the live ...
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Display a tag before the menu list content

Is that possible to insert a text before the menu items? In this case, I want to lead a <h3> tag for the list content (like a menu title). I tried the if/else to recognize that the menu have ...
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Insert a div class inside wordpress menu

<ul id="menu"> <li><a href="#">About Assetline</a> <li><a href="#">Products & Services</a> <div id="mega"> ...
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How to add a code for lastpostdate after/inside a specific menu link?

So, I have a news website. The designers want me to have a link in the menu that says "Latest News - [time of the last post]". I know I can get the datetime of the latest post with ...
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Wordpress Shortcode in Menu Item Title

I've looked and have not found anything that works. I am trying to include a shortcode in a menu item's 'Navigation Label'. Basically Iwould like to have a dynamic title displaying the user's name ...
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Query for menus in backend (BE)

I want to create a simple plugin (already started) to have in one place recurring tasks (for me as webdesigner) e.g. take site offline, set backend icon, don't show updates and so on... Now I want to ...
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How to remove admin main menu name repetition

I have added an admin menu using add_menu_page. When there is a sub menu with add_submenu_page, The main menu name is repeating. How to remove this repeating menu ? This is my code ...
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Insert menus in the database

I want to create a large menu structure, and the admin pages time out, so I cannot insert them via the admin screens. How can I insert the menu entries directly in the database? Thank you
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Create search form in menu as in Twenty Fourteen theme

I would like to replicate the search form in Twenty Fourteen's menu. I have tried to hide and show the search button with jQuery. My Problem is that the button is not sliding from left to right and ...
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Extending the walker class to add a top level list item to the nav menu in a different order

I've seen functions to append to the beginning or the end of the menu, but how do I add this list item right after the first? So it would come second in the menu order. Is this possible? If so, how ...
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Creating a menu page in a Object Oriented developed plugin

I am trying for the first time to build a plugin for Wordpress following OOP way. I am having some problems while trying to create a submenu page using add_users_page() function. Here is a simple ...
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Sub 'Page' Child Menu Order

I cannot seem to get the order of my sub-page Menu items in the correct order. They will only display in alpha or numerical order - even if I specify the menu order. To be clear - I am not referring ...
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List of WordPress menu item indices?

The following code will rename the "Posts" menu item to "Blog Posts" in the WordPress Dashboard: function lc_change_post_menu_label() { global $menu; $menu[5][0] = 'Blog Posts'; } add_action( ...
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menu hierarchy not working

I have created a theme from scratch and was using a custom menu with no problem. Somehow, I lost the ability to create a hierarchy in the menu -- all menu items show up at the same level. I have ...
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how to implement the slide and push menu in wordpress

new to this forum & new to wordpress. I have read about Slide and Push menu functionality in http://tympanus.net/codrops/2013/04/17/slide-and-push-menus/ How to implement this on a WordPress ...
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How to add extra items in wp nav menu

I have a menu in wordpress where each menu item has an extra item. For example: I have a "Home" menu item where I have an extra item "come see us", I have an "About Us" menu item where I have an ...
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Why is the Walker_Nav_Menu self closing tags added in start_lvl

I'm creating a custom Walker based on Walker_Nav_Menu for a megamenu I'm working on and the issue I'm having is that it seems the tags I open on start_lvl are being automatically closed. Here's my ...
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Change HTML structure for custom menu in sidebar

I've been digging for documentation on how to change HTML output for the "Custom menu" which you place in optional widget. So its clear what I meen I have attached an image of the widget block here: ...
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How to Emulate Default Navigation Menu Behaviour in a Custom Theme?

I'm trying my hand at developing a custom theme, and I've got navigation menus working (with the help of this walker, but only if they're explicitly defined in the menu settings. The default themes ...
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Wordpress custom url menu items being overwritten

I am fairly new to Wordpress development. Using a site that runs 3.91 with a custom theme that I have inherited from someone else. My question is fairly simple: I want to add custom menu items that ...
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Run a filter when a walker runs

Is there any way to run a particular add_filter function whenever a specific Walker_Nav_Menu class runs? The function always needs to run when the walker goes, and I'd like them to share variables, in ...
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check_admin_referer always false when I use on add_action('load-'* hook

I have try to add hook on load my plugin page. But every time i save my config, it always return "Are you sure want to ..." message. Is there something i missed? Here's my code: <?php class ...
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Output menu title

Is it possible to output the title of wp_nav_menu somehow? The closest I could find was http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/wp_nav_menu#Adding_a_Word_at_the_Beginning_of_the_Menu. For the ...
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wordpress mega menu without plugin

I created a mega menu on my site using wordpress native wp_menu. I wanted to display 4 columns in each mega menu. each column contains 5 links you can see it live here (it's in hebrew but check the ...
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How to add custom “Menu Settings”

I want to be able to tell the wordpress menu's on what page to show. The way my menu is shown now: I want to have the option in the menu settings like so: But I cannot find any documentation ...
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Drop Up Menu with a twist

I am trying to make menu tabs slide up like a bookmark on hover so that the main menu item is still on top and the submenu slides up with it. I am using TwentyTwelve WordPress theme. Is this possible ...
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How can I remove data-target=“#” from bootstrap dropdown menu?

I've created a mega menu with wordpress. The theme I'm working with happened to use bootstrap and adds so much weird stuff to my menu, and one of those things that seem pretty weird is that it has ...
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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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Pagination doesn't work on multiple categories

I have the following problem. In my custom menu (wp_nav_menu) I added a category. This category uses the template category.php. Now I have multiple categories that are shown on the page. My problem is ...
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Mega Menu Walker

I'm trying to create a mega menu walker. Unfortunately, walkers completely escape my coding knowledge. I could really use some help getting it working. Here's the features I need: Wrap the ...
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WP_NAV_MENU filter targets all menus

Im trying to replace my template's primary menu through a plugin so that I don't have to make changes to the header.php. I found this code in another question answered here in 2011 (Replacing ...
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add dynamic ID for wp_nav_menu after and before

I have menu like this: <ul> <li> <div class="buttons-4" title="some_title"> <a href="[some_url]">[something]</a> ...
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If menu has submenu, add parent as first child

I am using CSS framework (Metro UI, but this is a problem in Bootstrap too). When I set parent menu, the item itself isn't clickable, it's only toggle for its submenu. I tried to change JS and CSS so ...
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Disappearing items in menu

I have problem with disappearing items in menu. I added php_value max_input_vars 7000 php_value suhosin.post.max_vars 7000 php_value suhosin.request.max_vars 7000 to my .htaccess but it doesn't ...
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Hook on creating a menu entry?

I need to run some code after a new item has been inserted into a WordPress nav menu. Is there any hook on menu modification or something similar?
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Making a Custom Menu Sidebar Icon show as Current in css [closed]

In the custom WP Menu I have assigned classes which are different for each menu item. For example .power-icon a { padding-left: 35px !important; background-image: url(/images/icon-grey.png); ...
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Weird behaviour on Edit Menus screen

I am running WP 3.9.1. Fresh install. ACF and Gravity Forms are the only two plugins running. Perhaps someone had this issue before... On the edit menu screen I have a tab called "View All" where I ...
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Hide menu item in certain condition

I'm using the plugin qTranslate and I have to hide one menu item when the language isn't Italian. Searching online I created this solutionand applied the solution in this post I created the file ...
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I can't add more pages to menu - menu delete pages

Two days ago I decided to add three more pages to the menu on my site. I already had like 140 pages in the menu, so this is something I know how to do. But I hadn't done it in some months, so maybe ...
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How can I get an array/list of all current WordPress Admin Menu items?

I would like to somehow retrieve a list of all current admin menu items, even the ones created by themes/plugins. Is it possible?
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how to put the logo in the center of other items in the navigation bar

I'm developing a website in wordpress and I have to create a navigation bar in which the logo of the website has to be put between items like this: item1 item2 LOGO item3 item4 I'm thinking to use ...
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Custom navigation menu with awsAccordion

I'm making a custom template for my client. Well i'm strangling for hours, for making the vertical accordion menu dynamic so my client can change the nav links etc. The structure of the navigation is ...
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How to get menu location in wp_update_nav_menu hook

I want to get the menu location in the wp_update_nav_menu (during menu save action) add_action('wp_update_nav_menu', function ($id, $data = NULL) { error_log( var_export($data, true) ); ...
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Confused about the correct functioning on Wordpress Menus

good evening, Im been having some kind of problem with a specific, and as far as I can see, simple WP project, specifically with how to use the wp_nav_menu function, normally, when I try to create a ...
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How to programmatically add login form to wp_nav_menu X position

I have a menu I created in WP that registers 'main_nav' so the user can still use the Appearance > Menus screen to edit their menu. However I need to add the login form to the 4th (main) menu items ...
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Theme modification for custom category menus

My goal is to have a custom menu in the header based on the category of the post being viewed. I'm setting up a single wordpress site that will contain about a half dozen different categories. ...
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wp_nav_menu add some element to container

I've tried to hook wp_nav_menu_args to get an ID for the nav menu. I tried to add an element using javascript to container menu. But I never get the ID for the menu. How can I add an element to a nav ...
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Get the menu name or location of current menu item

I am having a hard time trying to get the name of the active menu and, apparently, I cannot find any solutions to this issue. Basically, I have several menus that follow this pattern: Menu Name ...
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How to display counter for post in navigation?

I have custom post type called Booking. It have custom post status : "waiting confirmation" and "confirmed". I want to display counter in navigation menu to count total post which status is "waiting ...
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Retrieve Menu name for nav_menu_item

Given a nav_menu_item object, how would I determine the name of the Menu it is associated with? I have a couple menus defined in my theme, as well as, a nav_menu_css_class filter. Inside the filter, ...