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 do I highlight the menu for a child page?

EDIT: This used to be How do I force a page to be is_archive == true? I was trying to solve the wrong problem. Instead of forcing the post/page to have a particular attribute, I should have ...
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wp_nav_menu and its fallback

When I use wp_nav_menu(array( 'theme_location' => 'mainnav', 'container' => 'nav', 'container_id' => 'mainnav', 'container_class' => 'clearfix', 'depth' => 4 )); ...
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Change name & menu_name for Profile in the default menu, w/o altering core files?

I want to change the name and menu_name of the profile menu in the default menu without altering the core files.
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Show recent posts in menu?

I'm building a menu which contains categories. Is there a way to make each menu option show a list of recent posts in that category when you hover over it?
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simple expandable vertical menu, java script problem

I am trying to create a simple expandable menu in wordpress. Bellow you can see the javascript I am using (copy and mix from internet). <script type="text/javascript"> ...
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What is the best way to create a menu item that links to all posts with a certain tag?

I guess the title says it all. Short of creating a page with a custom template that links all the posts with a given tag (this is NOT a scalable solution, particularly if you want to let a customer do ...
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Pick out specific menu item from code

I'm using this bit of code to generate a menu: <div id="menu"> <?php $args = array( 'depth' => 1, 'show_date' => '', 'date_format' => ...
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Different Menus based on Category Page

I was trying to set up different menus based on what category "page" you were on using the built in Wordpress menu editor. In my header file I set up: <?php if (is_home()) { $menu = ...
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Remove li from wp_nav_menu

How can I remove the li from wp_nav_menu? I know I can remove ul but is it also possible to remove the li? I would want to do this on just one menu not all the menus on my site.
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Accesibility problems with dropdown menus in twentyten theme or others

Some time ago I discovered that dropdown menus that do have clickable links on parent nodes are confusing for the users. Often they are not seeing that they can click on the parent, they just assume ...
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remove last separator?

using; $args = array( 'menu' => 'mainmenu', 'container' => 'ul', 'menu_class' => 'span-10 clearfix', 'after'=>'/'); wp_nav_menu($args); which gives me; london/munich/artists/fairs & ...
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has_term if/echo else/echo function

ok so i have a nav menu with the top level of menu items being static pages. When you highlight or visit one of them there is a sub-menu that pops up. Each one of them has there own sub-menu and each ...
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plus sign not working in widget “Header: Nav Menu”

I installed a new WP site with 3.1.2. The way I set menu/header on my other sites was with the widget "Header: Nav Menu". When I go to that widget now, clicking the + sign to the left of "Items" ...
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Show All Children of WordPress Menu

The code below shows the active sub menu of the Main Menu. It's nearly perfect, however, I need it to show ALL subitems of these sub items, and their children. AKA unlimited depth. Thanks in advance! ...
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How to insert custom code into wp_nav_menu structure?

I was able to use <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'primary-menu', 'container' => false ) ); ?> to create the menu within my theme. Messed around with 'items_wrap' but ...
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Page menu with one image link instead of page title?

I have the following code generated by wordpress for my nav1: <div id="nav1"> <ul class="menusm"> <li class="page_item page-item-6"><a title="Inicio" ...
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Adding an Archive of Posts to the Navigation Menu in WordPress 3.0

Hay all, I'm playing around with WordPress 3.0 and two (2) of the new features, Custom Post Types and the Menu Editor. I've started off by creating a new post type called "products", as you've ...
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removing the list container <ul> from the custom menu output

any suggestions on how to get rid of ul tag wrapped around li tags in custom menu here at http://www.blueoceanportfolios.com/careers/ the custom menu is outputted with nested tags around like ...
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Adding existing links to custom navigation menus?

When I visit Appearance → Menu, I can add custom links, but not any links I've already created under Links. How can I do this?
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Make menu items open in new tab/page

How do I make menu items open in a new tab/page instead of replacing the current page?
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Do not hyperlink menu heading

How do I make a menu entry that's just plain text, not a link? My kludge workaround is linking to "/", but I'd prefer no link at all.
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Default menu editor with automatic page list

How can I add a page to the menu and define for the menu item that all subpages should be included by means of a simple checkbox?
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Can't display custom menu using name?

I want two menus using the new WordPress 3.0 feature. In functions.php I have: function register_my_menus() { register_nav_menus( array( 'header-menu' => __( 'Header Menu' ), ...
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Force PDF download from custom menu?

I added a link to a PDF in my custom navigation menu. Is there a way to force it to download instead of open?
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How to remove class attributes from custom menu markup?

Just playing around with adding "custom menu" support to my theme. I'm super excited about it. HOWEVER, Check this out > <ul id="menu-my-main-menu" class="menu"> <li id="menu-item-12" ...
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adding .current* tags to custom post types and taxonomies

TwentyTen adds some classes to custom menus, for instance: #access #menu-item-262.current-menu-item, #access #menu-item-262.current-menu-ancestor All the top-level links in my primary navigation ...
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Problems in creating a static site with WordPress

I want to create a static, company brochure site. I created a page called "HOME" and I was able to change the reading settings to static, and select "HOME" from the drop down box. I then created a ...
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Lightword Theme - only one menu item

Since I am pretty new to WP and the whole stuff i ran into a problem. I am using the pretty-well known "Lightword" Theme. And today i've upgraded to the newest version. It's now possible to add/edit ...
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wp_nav_menu google analytics event tracking

I've got a WP3 custom menu, with a custom link in the menu, How can I add google analytics event tracking to that custom link. Thanks Alex
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Menu page with minimum capability as 'Subscriber' doesn't allow 'Admin' to access it?

I've added a separate menu page (an object page) with minimum access level required as 'Subscriber'. I'm doing this because I'm registering new users and they'll be 'Subscribers' with an extra ...
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How to create an automatic MultiColoumn MegaMenu with Categories WordPress

I'm looking for an easy to use step by step guide on how to create a MultiColoumn menu for categories on wordpress. Actually in my blog I have 10/12 "main" categories and a couple of them have ...
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Prevent custom post type from showing up in custom menus

How do I do that? Any custom post type I register shows up as a meta box on the menu page...
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794 views

Attaching a navigation menu to the admin bar?

I have seen a number of solutions of how to manually attach links to the new WP admin bar, but I need to make this much easier for my site admins. It occurred to me that the easiest solution would be ...
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Custom CSS class or ID on menu items that have a Submenu

If I want to apply a style to only an item in a menu that has a submenu, how can I select that with CSS?
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Add a “has-children” class to body tag?

I need to add a "has-children" class to the tag if the current page's or post's menu item in fact has children. As this "logic" has to work with Pages, Posts, Categories etc. menu items it seems it ...
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Determining the “current_page” in WordPress Custom Menus

I am using WordPress Custom Menus. I have links like Home - Rendered using home.php Blog - Rendered using page-blog.php with WP_Query to get blog posts Services - Page Portfolio - Rendered using ...
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Creating Multiple Menus in the Thesis Theme?

How can I add three menus to the Thesis theme? I want a menu above the header image, one below the header image and one in the footer. A neat step by step instruction like this for Twenty Ten would be ...
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Dynamic sidebar nav with current page highlighting

My sidebar loops through all of the child pages based on the parent page. For example, if you're in the "About" section you'll only see "About" child pages in the sidebar. My problem is that I have ...
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How to fix strange 500 Error after Editing Menu?

I have strange situation which just started which I seem to be unable to resolved. I am not sure what this might be related to but I think I remember reading somewhere that this has happened to ...
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Add a specific category at a specific place to the menu that uses wp_list_pages

I have a main menu where I display pages. All the pages have associated sub-pages, however in the menu some of them are displayed by themselves without sub-pages and some are displayed with a submenu ...
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Minor css-change based on topmenu - how?

I want to make minor css-changes based on the choice of the top (root) menu. What's the proper way to handle this in WP? //edit// It's a website (pages), no blog, and basically, the colors of some ...
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how to change menu titles

At the top of this website Wordpress answers is 6 menu items in the header Questions Tags Users Badges Unanswered Ask Question I need to change these on my website homesfriscotx.com ...
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Get the ID of the page a menu item links to?

I am currently using a custom walker to customize the output of wp_nav_menu(), and I am trying to add additional information to the <a> tags. What I want the output for each menu link to look ...
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Main menu - get rid of titles?

I've got a default main menu: wp_nav_menu(); But it gives a list of links in a form: (...) <a href="link" title="PageName">PageName</a> (...) The very important question is, how to ...
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How to add pages to custom menus on the fly [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I add pages to my custom menu via script? My theme has a custom menu called "Custom Header Menu" and i've got a plugin that sets up site defaults and creates my ...
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creating a dynamic menu in wordpress

I'm trying to use the dynamic menu of wordpress! So I try to create an dropdown based on category, my question is... I need to block the first (title/category name) for being access .... right now it ...
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Can I add pages to my custom menu via script?

My theme has a custom menu assignment... function my_register_my_menus() { register_nav_menus( array('header-menu' => __( 'Custom Header Menu' ) ) ); } ...and I'm creating an "installer" ...
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How to manually add an item to a submenu in a menu generated by wp_nav_menu?

Hey. I've been trying to figure this out for a long time but can't seem to crack it. I have created a menu using Wordpress 3 menu editor and it's all fine and working. But I want to manually add an ...
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New wp menu menu styling

Ok ,i am not a great fan of the menu of WP, but now it manage this inside pretty ok, i have to make theme that use that menu. Now for styling i am a bit challenge... here is the problem... the menu ...
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confused about wp_list_pages() function - how to display selected top pages with all their subpages

I'm a bit confused about wp_list_pages() function. Lets say I have 3 top level pages (with no parent) and each of them have some sub-pages: page 1 [sub-pages: 1.1, 1.2, 1.3]; page 2 [sub-pages: ...