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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Menu Structure with Links failure to update

Sorry if this sounds like a newbie question but this is driving me crazy and I can't seem to figure it out. I want to add a link called "About Me" to my Menu that redirects to another website. It ...
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Highlight current category, when using get_categories

I'm successfully using helgatheviking's answer from this post: Show children of top level category only See code below: // get the category object for the current category $thisCat = get_category( ...
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Change hyphen/dash for vertical line in menu [closed]

I have the theme Blaskan installed. I have a child theme installed also, but I cannot seem to change the hyphens/dashes to vertical lines | in my menu for this theme. Any suggestion would be ...
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How can I make this custom design menu work in wordpress?

I can make wordpress custom menu,but I got a problem with this type of menu. Can anybody give me any suggestion how to make this menu dynamic? screenshot: http://awesomescreenshot.com/0ab3d6an94 ...
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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 add fixed position in menu class for Twenty Twelve theme?

I have already looked at many jquery examples on how to make the menu sticky. I have applied these tutorials on clean html pages and they have worked perfectly. However, when I try to apply it on the ...
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Display link with current user's username in it in Custom Menu

I'd like to add a link to BuddyPress' My Favourite Topics in a Custom Menu. Is there a way to use the current logged in user's username in the link? I mean like the %category% in the permalinks.
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Appearance Menus Screen - menu item drop down menu not functioning

According to WP, there should be options to remove/edit each menu item on a menu under appearance, but this option isn't showing up for me in Chrome or Firefox. I have administrator control of the ...
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How to add custom classes to more than one separate menu's a link in wordpress?

Here is a link to my website: website I have placed the following code to this document in /wp-includes/nav-menu-template.php Towards the end of the code are several lines that start with ...
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Getting Wordpress Permalinks to match menu navigation

I am trying to get my permalinks to match the location of where the page/posts lie in the navigation menu at the top of my page. For example, my travel site has has a post about Torres del Paine ...
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wp_nav_menu doesn't add current-menu-item when there is an url parameter [closed]

wp_nav_menu doesn't add the current-menu-item CSS class when there is an url parameter in the url. Is there a way to ignore the url parameter?
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How to programmatically add elements in a custom menu

In my WP custom menu, one item has a dropdown list below it that lists all instances of some CPT. The only way I know to do that is by creating the list somewhere else in the DOM with PHP and then ...
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Active menu item / category

I was wondering if there's any way to discover which categories are "active" on a category archive page. This is for the purpose of menu highlighting. To demonstrate, compare these: (1) Parent ...
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Category menu item and its last 10 posts as sub-menu

i have some posts categories as element of a main navigation menu, and i'd like to display the ten lasts posts of this category as sub menu. ex: Category1 Lastpost1 Lastpost2 The ...
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Changing the Order of Admin Menu Sections?

I am getting a bit frustrated over here after having spent a few hours trying to accomplish this fairly simple task without any luck. Essentially I have 5 custom post types which I created and all I ...
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Use custom walker to add taxonomy terms to main nav menu

I created a Custom Post Type: Product and a Taxonomy assigned to it: Products So under that Taxonomy I can add different types of products (terms if i'm not mistaken). When adding new products I get ...
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How can I add (custom) modules to Appearance -> Menus?

Does anyone know how I can add (custom) modules to Appearance -> Menus? (Or has a link with explanation on how to do this) so that when people change their menu in the backend they can choose what to ...
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Adding Post Counts to Menu (Nav) Programmatically?

I'm fairly stumped on this. Without getting too query-heavy, I was wondering what path one might take to produce a menu that links to a category of posts, and displays in parenthesis how many new ...
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strip_tag not working in header.php

Used code I found on css tricks to remove the li tags from wp_nav_menu. $menu_parameters = array( 'container' => false, 'echo' => false, 'items_wrap' => '%3$s', 'depth' ...
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How to increase menu size limit? [duplicate]

After searching for answers, I am still stumped. I am not very savvy but tried creating a php.ini file, editing .htaccess file, nothing lets me go above the 85 menu item mark. It seems to be a ...
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Superfish Menu is incompatible with the latest jQuery version (1.11.0)

I tried to convert an HTML template into a WordPress theme, and it seems like the Superfish Menu v1.7.4 is not compatible with the WordPress' default jQuery version (which is v1.11.0). I've tried to ...
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2 wordpress site same database

I have twoo websites on worpdress platform: http://fian.ro/ http://nuovafattoria.ro/ On the server there are 2 different folders with same files, same config but one of them has: ...
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Add different span class to wp nav menu

Here is my html for the menu: <div id="main-menu-container"> <ul id="main-menu"> <li><a href="#"><span aria-hidden="true" ...
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How to open modal window when clicking a WP menu link?

I'm making my first site with WP, I'm a Joomla Developper. I'm using wisten theme, and WP 3.9.2 I want to create a link in my the navigation that opens a modal window (not a new page) on click. ...
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Custom Taxonomy Navigation, with current menu items for children?

Is it possible to have a custom taxonomy navigation, with added active/current-menu classes if the post your on is within that category/custom tax? e.g you have a custom taxonomy called... Weather. ...
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Wordpress Wp_nav_menu How to create Columns in submenu

i have been trying to develop custom navigation in wordpress. i want to add columns in sub menu item. i want to add images in navigation as well as create Multi column Navigation. Please check this ...
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Need Random Category Nav Menu

I have set my category navigation menu to display home and 5 of my categories and their respective posts when the category tab is clicked, as that is all the space there is to display in the menu bar. ...
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jQuery not working when used with wordpress menu

I'm using a starter theme that was provided to me by a friend, and have successfully implemented jQuery several times on the website. I want a background image inside a div to change when the user ...
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How do I remove a menu from a theme?

I have a very simple question, how do I remove a menu from a WordPress site? Is there a plugin out there that can handle this or do I have to go into my theme's code and remove something from there?
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wp_nav_menu list children if on parent page but sibling if on sibling page

For example: About Page (Parent) History Mission & Vision Location If I'm on the About Page, I need the wp_nav_menu to show the three children pages. But if I'm on the History page, I need it ...
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How do I add a class to every menu item automatically in a nav menu?

At the moment I'm adding a button element around the menu anchors using this markup: $defaults = array( 'theme_location' => '', 'menu' => 'main-nav', 'container' ...
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How to add <button> to wp menu using bootstrap 3 framework

I need to figure out a way to add a <button></button> element to a link inside of the wp menu I currently have this markup: $defaults = array( 'theme_location' => '', 'menu' ...
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Custom Post Type Link added to menu won't show in frontend

I have created a custom post type and I want to link directly to some of the posts in the custom post type in my main navigation menu. I can see the posts in the left hand side of the menu page, and ...
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Enable “CSS Classes” for menus by default

I'm wondering if it's possible to enable "CSS Classes" for Appearance > Menus by default when a theme (or a plugin) is activated? Like: function my_theme_activate_css_classes_for_menu(){ // What ...
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getting specific items from menu

In trying to build 2 linked menus, lets say the hierarchy is like this (In the menu options) - A -- B -- C -- D -- D1 -- D2 - A1 The first menu I want it to be fixed so I fetched it with ...
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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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Custom Menu url is Empty

I added a new menu using this code: wp_update_nav_menu_item($menu->term_id, 0, array( 'menu-item-title' => 'Custom menu', 'menu-item-url' => 'http://mylink.com', ...
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Using a menu walker add a custom item at the end of the menu's items

I need to add a search field at the end of a menu in a list item. I've been looking at walkers but finding it really hard to figure out what is the last item (or even get the total). Also where would ...
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menu_class showing up on DIV instead of UL

I was having an issue where my menu was being created using: wp_nav_menu(array('theme_location' => 'main_menu', 'menu_class' => 'sf-menu'')) The resulting HTML was like this: <div ...
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Add a Submenu from Another Submenu in a Custom Theme

Good day everyone! I would like some help from you since I'm just a beginner in WordPress. I would like to add a submenu under another submenu like this: International China Independent Group ...
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Nav Walker: Set ul id to current item's title

I'm trying to assign an ID to a sub-menu ul that matches the associated items li in my nav-walker. Here's the output I'm looking for: <ul> <li> <a href="menu-item-1" ...
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Editor access to menu: custom post type missing

I have used this code; $roleObject = get_role( 'editor' ); if (!$roleObject->has_cap( 'edit_theme_options' ) ) { $roleObject->add_cap( 'edit_theme_options' ); } to add menu access for ...
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Making breadcrumb with wp_nav_menu

I was looking for a quick and dirty method to output a breadcrumb navigation on a WP site, without requiring the installation of a plugin and also leveraging the built-in WP menu. Here's what I came ...
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Custom Link Not Registered as Nav Menu Parent

My issue is that I have a horizontal menu, with a few hashed - '#' - custom menu links to prevent users from going to empty pages (the main categories were just made pages for the link structure). ...
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Is It Possible To A Link To The Homepage From The Admin Sidebar?

The closest I've managed to get is: function redirect_to_local_110(){ wp_redirect("/", 302); exit; } function add_home_link() { add_menu_page( 'Course', 'Course', 'read', 'home', ...
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Showing just the menu toggle next to logo in twenty fourteen

For mobile, I want to eliminate the black menu bar, search box/icon and move the menu toggle up so that on mobile, my site just has the logo and the menu toggle. This gives a bit more room for ...
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Replace Menu Item with Logged in username

I have a topnav menu item that current says "My Account", I would like to change it so that it functions as: Welcome [Logged in Username] -> My Account -> Logout
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How to stop mobile theme inheriting desktop navigation menu?

UPDATE************ Well I have a working solution, although not ideal. Using the Genesis sandbox child theme which has a mobile nav button built-in, I was able to set that to use the primary nav ...
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Add class to menu

I want to add a css class in menu list with this code: function my_special_nav_class( $classes, $item ) { if ( has_nav_menu( 'socialmedia' ) ) { $classes[] = 'btn-social btn-outline ...
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How do you manage large menu hierarchies in WP?

Has anyone worked on sites where the menu hierarchies is fairly large? Not more than 3 levels deep, but more than 40+ menu items? If you only list first level items in the top menu without dropdowns ...