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 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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Adding Custom Taxonomy Archive Link to Nav Menu Shows Up As (Invalid)

I have a custom post type "packages" with a taxonomy "Celebrations" that has a few terms in it. When I try to add a link to my wp nav menu through Appearance > Menus and choosing the term I want from ...
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Using wp_get_nav_menu_items() to list children of children pages

I'm working with a Genesis Based Theme and I'd like build a Page/ Child Page menu structure. That part I can do with the help of some code produced by Bill Erickson. Essentially what I'm trying to do ...
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wp_nav_menu() mark current item ancestor of custom post type

This solution does almost what I want it to. Only thing is, I have my menu set up as follows: Menu item 1 Menu item 2 Custom post type 1 Custom post type 2 Custom post type 3 Menu item 3 ...
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How show sub menu only using wp_nav_menu()

I am using this code to show the custom menu subpages if you are on the parent page. But what this code also shows is a parent page on a page that has no sub menu, which I would like hidden. Basically ...
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wp_list_pages sort order is different for different languages [closed]

I'm using the following code wp_list_pages(array('exclude' => '','title_li' => '','sort_column' => 'menu_order')) If I switch the language the sorting is different. One of the main menu ...
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Strange behavor of wp_nav_menu by not appearing [closed]

It is in header.php wp_nav_menu(array('theme_location' => 'top-nav','container_class' => '', 'fallback_cb' => '')); in functions.php function register_custom_menus(){ ...
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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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How to add a CSS class to the tooltip on a navigation menu?

I'm looking for a way to add a CSS class to the anchor tag of the tooltip on a menu item. Currently, I see that you can easily add a CSS class to the menu's li but I'm trying to style the tooltip ...
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WooCommerce dynamic menus

I have a basic WordPress site set up with the Suffusion theme and the WooCommerce plugin. This is working well for the most part, however when I have folks click / hover over the "Shop" menu icon I ...
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Remove Metabox from Menus screen

Been digging into WP files for a bit and think I just might be missing something. The end-goal is to remove the Theme Locations metabox from the Menus screen if someone doesn't have a certain ...
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How to add meta box to backend menu page

I need to add a meta box to the backend menu page, in Appearance->Menus (/wp-admin/nav-menus.php), to list all the available post types, both the defaults & the custom ones. It will contain a ...
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get menu id using its name

I have a menu name Social Network. I want to get the menus ID. I tried the following, but didn't succeed. global $wpdb; $menu_slug = 'social-network'; $menu_id = $wpdb->get_results( " ...
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change front end menu depending on user login

How can i change my front end menu depending on if the user is logged in or not? For Example: View 1: user is not logged in menu is : home , about us, testimonials View 2: user is logged in menu ...
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Wordpress Menu Disappears when $query->query_vars['meta_key'] is set

I've set some meta variables on my WP posts. I want to be able to sort by these variables, and everything is working great except when I sort by either "views" or "likes". When I sort by either of ...
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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 change the admin menu “Pages” to something else

When one creates a custom post type you have the ability to define various elements related to that post type which essentially allow you to define things such as the menu title, "add new post" text ...
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Remove the whole menu in the admin

How can i remove the whole menu in the admin? I have this code: function remove_menu_items() { global $menu; end( $menu ); while ( prev($menu) ) { $value = explode( ' ', $menu[ ...
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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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removing <li> tags from wp_list_pages() using PHP

as the title states, I am trying to remove the <li></li> tags from the list that gets generated with wp_list_pages(). My thinking is to somehow run a for/foreach loop through the menu ...
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How to specify or extend the CSS-class of a menu item?

is there a way to allow admin users to add classes to individual menu items in the back end? we have done some individual javascripting and CSS using the title tag, but that is not flexible as it is ...
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list pages only from master parent

I have a menu on a page that shows the children of a parent page, however, if a sub page is clicked on the children only of the sub page shows in this nav. is it possible to haver the direct children ...
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Second menu not showing

I am running WP 3.2.1 on a dedicated server and having a little trouble with a second menu. I have a menu at the top of the page which is working fine but I've added a secondary left menu to the left ...
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wp_nav_menu, add class to every nth item?

is there a way to add a class to every nth item in a menu using wp_nav_menu? Trying to create columns but need to add a 'last' class to the 3rd item. cheers! Dc
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Adding Additional Menus In Genesis Child Themes

I have a Genesis child theme that I bought, and it only supports two menus, a primary and a secondary. However, for what I would like to do with my site I need to have 6 menus all together. This is ...
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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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Menus like a CMS

Here is an example structure of some content: Parent A -- Child A -- Child B Parent B -- Child C -- Child D Parent A should link to the content of Child A and Parent B should link to the content of ...
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Add an extra field to the navigation menu box?

Goal: I like to use a subtitle in the navigation bar. The most logic location, in my opinion, would be Appearance > Menu and add a field below navigation label called subtitle. So the end user can ...
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Adding a Nav menu to post admin

i want insert a dropdown menu with list of menus, that i've created in nav-menu.php, to post-admin... For example, when i'm creating a post, i want insert a menu "Paul" in a post (only a post that i ...
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How do you get the current-menu-item ID?

Im trying to get the id of the menu item that has be class called "current-menu-item". Not the current page id, but the nav item id. Please help
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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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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 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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How to add (css) classes to only one wp_nav_menu()?

Edit I removed the original Question as this Q has far above 1.000 views now - which means it's important to a lot of people - to show you something that works a) without a custom Walker & b) is ...
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How to add wechat (weixin) link to navigation menu?

The profile link of WeChat (or Weixin) has the following format: weixin://contacts/profile/username As you can see, it doesn't use http:// and that seems to be the reason that it cannot be added to ...
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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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Menu Multiple Taxonomies

I have a post_type "products" which has both "Category" and "Brand" taxonomies. Each product has exactly 1 Category, and exactly 1 Brand. I would like to display a menu which first lists the ...
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How to add menu to Dashboard that can be viewed by all users

I am able to add Menu to the Dashboard using the below code, it can be viewed by an administrator. That menu doesn't appear when logged in as an Author or a Subscriber. How to make sure every user can ...
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Add class to all list items of wp_nav_menu

I have a wp_nav_menu to which I want to add a classes to the list items. I know this can be done by choosing 'css classes' from the screen options menu, but then I have to give every single li a ...
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Menu fallback “menu_class” rendering a “div” instead of a “ul”

I'm working on a fallback menu for a WordPress theme I'm working on. The main menu's menu_class renders a ul which is what I want. However, if I use the menu fallback, the menu_class renders a div ...
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wp_get_nav_menu_items order doesn't work

I am using this function $args = array ( 'order' => 'DESC', ); $items = wp_get_nav_menu_items( $custom_menu, $args ); then, if I change args to $args = array ( 'order' => 'ASC', ); ...
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Recreating the hierarchy of taxonomies for a dropdown form menu?

I have a form that contains a dropdown menu. This form is on a page form.php and is not part of my theme. It exists outside of my site. This dropdown menu contains my list of values for a custom ...
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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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insert element inside wp menu list item

I am not sure if it is clear from the title what I want to achieve here so let me try to clarify this. I wanna make use of Wordpress's menu system and need to adjust it to my needs, which means that ...
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Wp_Nav_Menu - Identify the last menu item

I'm have a horizontal top menu with a solid border on the right hand side. <?php wp_nav_menu( array('theme_location' => 'primary', 'container' => '', 'menu_class' => 'nav', 'fallback_cb' ...
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next_post_link() on custom menu structure

In a blog, I am using next_post_link() and prev_post_link() extensively on posts. I also have a number of pages that I show in a WP3 menu. They are organized in topics and sub-topics e.g. like so: ...
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Add “parent” class to parent menu items

Is there a good way to add a class of "parent" to list items that have children using wp_nav_menu? I've found a couple of solutions online but non seem to have the desired effect.
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wp_get_nav_menu_items how to exclude sub level menu items?

I have the following function to output a custom menu in select format for a responsive design I'm working on. It's working exactly how I want it to apart from I would need to exclude sub menu items. ...
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Adding custom text in items titles from wp_nav_menu()

I need to add something after each title of a specific menu called by wp_nav_menu() I tried add_filter('wp_nav_title', 'testing_stuff'); with function testing_stuff() { $item->title = ...
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How can I remove the “updates” menu in the Wordpress Admin panel?

How can I remove the "updates" menu in the Wordpress Admin panel?