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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Get menu object from theme_location

I'd like to get a menu object from its theme location argument. My goal is to output separately the menu name and its items name, url and description. Example of what I'm looking for : $menu = ...
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Custom menu deletes itself

I've set up a menu on one of my sites. The menu has ~30 items. Everything is fine, but at some point the menu crops itself and displays only the first 12 item. Does anyone have an idea why this is ...
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Bar separated navigation by extending Walker_Nav_Menu

I have the following menu in my header: <?php $args = array( 'menu' => 'Main Menu', 'container' => false, 'depth' => 1, 'items_wrap' => ...
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Implementing a tricky wordpress menu (nested categories + thumbnails)

I'm trying to make a layered wordpress menu, out of categories. Here's how it's going to look: I have no clue how to develop this, can't do it with get_posts (not sortable by parent/children), or ...
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Settings page above CPT page in admin section

I'm creating a plugin which generates a handfull or custom post types (CPT). I've create a top level menu in the admin left sidebar using add_menu_page(). I then added all CPTs to this menu using ...
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Replacing WordPress menu functionality with a plugin

I asked this earlier on StackOverflow.com before realizing there was a StackExchange specifically for WordPress. Here is the link to the old question (for moderator deletion): ...
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global menus made from master site's custom menus wpmu network

I'm looking into a way to have global menus across my network of blogs. Basically I am using wordpress as a CMS - the purpose of the network is actually to ringfence content. The sub blogs will be ...
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How do I apply a class to custom menu items based on user roles

I have a members section on my site and they see specific custom menu items. I'm seeking a way to simply apply a star to the <li> based on it's permission level and what the user's role is. ...
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Operable default menu *and* custom 3 menu

OK, this is a basic question...I'm upgrading a theme I built (from scratch) to support 3.0 menus (finally). With the new wp_nav_menu tag, as expected, the tag's default container is added when a ...
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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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HTTPS page link in menu

Ok, so I have a wordpress site with a lot of pages and menus that I've defined in the appearance/menus section of wordpress. One of my pages has a little payment form on, which I'd like to link to ...
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Menus - Open items in new tab/window?

I have 3.1.2 running with the Boldy theme. Site link. I have a menu that has a number of external links listed in the items. By default, these items do NOT load in a new tab/window. There is no ...
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wordpress custom walker for thumbnails with custom menu

I'm still very novice at PHP so any help is greatly appreciated. Typically I have found the codex to be very helpful but it appears custom walkers may be outside its scope. I'd like to have ...
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Directing a page to a default subpage

I would like to introduce page-hierarchy navigation in my WordPress blog using subpages. So each page may have sub-pages, but I'd like that when a visitor clicks on a page header he will be redirected ...
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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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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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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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Find out if a page has no parent

Hay, have a basic menu looking like this Item 1 Item 1.1 Item 1.1.1 Item 1.1.2 Item 1.2 Item 2 Item 2.1 I'm outputting this as a list using WordPresses "wp_list_pages()" ...
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Manage custom menu for an Editor?

I've a problem with permission. Is there a specific permission to let an user with Editor Role, manage the custom menu of a theme, and only this options? The item that is under Appereance -> Menu, to ...
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How to remove some specfic navigation links only from selected page/pages?

For example: In the client site I have 5 page 1) Home 2) product 3) Services 4) Contact us 5) Blog Only from the blog page I want to remove 2) product and 3) Services but not from other pages. Is ...
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add JS to multiple plugin admin pages

For a WP Theme with multiple admin screen (got its own main menu and some submenus), I want to add a common Js script to load on (only) all these pages. I know how to acheive this using the pagehooks ...
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Set menu active state for custom posttype and category, given custom taxonomy term

How to set the menu active state for a custom posttype and category, given a custom taxonomy term? I have a custom taxonomy: region, a custom posttype: business, and use the categories taxonomy. My ...
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Image as a link using wp_nav_menu()

In creating a custom navigation menu in TwentyTen ( WP3.01), is it possible to make an image a link to a page on the same site, using wp_nav_menu() ? Is it the case that wp_nav_menu() echos or returns ...
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Menu API not switching menus?

I am using the menus API, and I want to switch to a different menu, but it is holding the first one for some reason Here is my code in functions.php add_action( 'init', 'register_my_menus',10 ...
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How do I get my wp_nav_menu single category page to highlight the parent?

With the new wp_nav_menu system, it is possible to add a category as a menu item, so in my example I have a 'news' category, which is a submenu item of 'About'. About (page) --news (category) ...
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How to generate a list of child pages, and use some of their custom fields?

I have a page structure like this: -Home -Cars -Volvo 640 - Pics - Info -Porsche 911 - Pics - Info I'd like to generate a list of cars on the Cars page of all the cars (which are ...
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Debugging - trying to add search box to menus

I have already asked a similar question at stackoverflow (http://stackoverflow.com/questions/22492292/add-filter-in-wordpress-how-do-i-know-if-it-is-run), but maybe that was the wrong place? As you ...
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Add class active to static menu

I have a static main menu, but I'd like to add the class 'active' to the menu item in the nav if it is the page, or a child of that page. I imagine it to be a series of something like: if ( ...
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Remove all nav menu classes ( but keep useful ones… )

I'm trying to remove all menu-item classes (except for .current-menu-{item/parent/ancestor} and .menu-item-has-children) function custom_nav_menu_css_class($classes) { $classes = ...
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How to add active class on current menu item page?

I have two links: Products and News. When i click on Products or News, it returns me an archive page that contains some posts, when i click on a post it returns me a single page of this post. In the ...
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Customizing the a tag with Semantic UI

I'd like to use Semantic UI to aid development of a Wordpress template for a project. For a submenu I intend to use one of the Secondary sub menus found just at the bottom of the Pointing section. ...
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How to show only one category in breadcrumb navigation

I added breadcrumb navigation to WordPress & I'm facing one problem. Here's the function.php code of the breadcrumb: function ux_breadcrumbs() { if (!is_home()) { echo '<a href="'; ...
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Use menu class in walker function

Is there anyway, using the custom menu css classes that are turned on in the option, to apply those via a walker function to the span instead of the li's? My custom walker: class ik_walker extends ...
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Custom walker nav - Add sequential number as class

I'm getting to grips with the walker at the moment, but i need some assistance in getting my desired effect. My walker function looks like: class ik_walker extends Walker_Nav_Menu{ //start of ...
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WordPress Settings API, Implementing Tabs On Custom Menu Page

I've been following the WordPress Settings API tutorial series of this guy: http://wp.tutsplus.com/tutorials/theme-development/the-complete-guide-to-the-wordpress-settings-api-part-1/ So far, I've ...
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Setting a Default 'Theme Location' When Creating a Menu

I'm trying to create a theme which when activated, sets up a primary navigation, adds the homepage to it and then enables it in the correct location. Here's what I've got so far: ...
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How to remove trailing </li> tags from wp_nav_menu walker

I have used theme twenty thirteen a my base theme and Have tried used code from http://stackoverflow.com/questions/12159486/wordpress-change-header-navigation-list-items-to-div when I try to validate ...
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How to make this menu drop down or like accordion

I am using sitesmile auction theme. Here is my working site. In home page there is a sidebar saying "Browse by Categories". I want to make this menu as drop down or like accordion. Whenever the user ...
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Menu Limitations

I am coming here for advice mainly, because I am stuck on what to do next. Within my latest project, I am using Wordpress at the backbone, as a fully fledged CMS system. I have styled every single ...
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adding some custom html code to the wp_nav_menu function

I would like to implement some custom html code to the wp_nav_menu function in WordPress so that I can add a bootstrap modal box to a navigation menu link but I am unsure how to go about it. The post ...
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How to put a Menu on the left side of a particular page in Wordpress 3.5

I am creating a website. The website already has a main menu which appears on the top. But in one of the pages I want a side menu to appear on the left side of that page. I have gone through many ...
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Renaming a WordPress Admin Menu

I am trying to change the Admin Menu name for "WooCommerce" to "Store Settings". I tried the other code rename posts to articles, etc. but it did not work for WooCommerce. WooCommerce's Admin Menu ...
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Add CSS to head depending on nav menu walker

I have a custom walker for a navigation menu on my website, and within it I have some custom CSS that I want to apply to each menu, however, I cannot simply echo it there because even though it works ...
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Custom dashboard menu does not stay open for the custom Taxonomy within it

Short Version: Custom menu with a custom post type that supports a custom taxonomy. The custom post type works, the menu for it works and stays open. The custom taxonomy works, but the sidebar menu ...
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SlideDeck 2, make back-end visible for admins only

I'd like to make the back-end of the SlideDeck 2 plugin visible for admin users only. Also, I'd like to remove that "Insert SlideDeck" button from the editor. How can I do this?
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Possible Menu Hack?

This is the craziest WP issues I've ever had...so my homepage main navigation reads like so...."home" "official artwork" "my artwork" "about" "links" "contact" but when I click on any other page my ...
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How do I hide one menu item link for logged in and logged out users

Using bbPress and s2Member, I need to hide the registration link in the menu for logged in users and the members directory link for non logged in users.
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Should the caching of WordPress menus be specific to each page?

Introduction In optimizing large WordPress Websites for performance I always look at caching certain parts of the Website, mostly (of course) those that require a lot of Queries/calculation. For the ...
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Primary navigation menu & footer not showing in category / tag page

I tried to find a solution for primary navigation not showing in some pages, ie. archive.php. I found one from here but it's still giving me notices. I'm using Reverie Theme in WordPress ...
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do_action appearing outside of menu?

I'm using Bill Erickson's "Add Extra Code to Any Menu" function: <?php /** * Add Extra Code to Any Menu * @author Bill Erickson * @link http://www.billerickson.net/customizing-wordpress-menus/ ...