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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Did upgrading from 3.3 to 3.3.1 introduce breaking changes in the menu navigation?

I have a WP 3.3.0 site running in production. (version.php says $wp_version = '3.3';) I have a main menu using WP's built-in functionality. I use wp_nav_menu(array( 'container_class' => ...
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Overriding the currently selected menu item

I have a WP 3.x site that I'm using mainly as a CMS. The menu links to the various WordPress pages. One of the pages, "News", is the "posts" page. However, when clicking on one of the posts on the ...
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Open subcategories in submenu on click in primary menu

I am figuring out a way if we can manage the menu in such a way that when I click on the menu item in the first menu, the sub categories or links that i choose should be displayed in the secondary ...
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How to add Categories to the top menu of the website?

How can I add links to the categories (for example, Category-1) to the top menu of my WordPress blog? Only Pages appear here.
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Adding all sub-pages to the menu manager

Is there some simple way which would allow one to add a page to a menu (through the menu manager interface) and be able to define if the inclusion of this item should automatically add all subpages up ...
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Menus, but not by theme location

I'm trying to figure out how to display a menu that has been created, but without having to assign the menu to a theme location. From what I can tell, you have to assign a menu to a theme 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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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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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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How can I automatically add child pages to pages in a WP menu?

In the WP menu creation GUI there's the Automatically add top level pages option. I would like to do the opposite, for any page that is in the menu, automatically add it's child pages. Is there a way ...
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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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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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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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Order by menu structure

As I'm making one page website. Here is question I asked earlier: Calling Specific Pages with wp query Part II As I'm calling all pages by WP_Query which is "order by = ASC" I want to call it "order ...
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Schedule Page to Menu [duplicate]

Every week I tend to have 2-4 pages scheduled though I need to get them added to my menu as well. The "Add New Top Level Pages to Menu" option won't work in my case though as the pages in question ...
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echo same menu items across multi-site platform

I am trying to echo main theme's menu items across the headers of other sites in a WP multi-site environment and was wondering what is the proper way of doing this. I tried iframe which works but ...
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Correct classes for WordPress menu items

I have been trying to get the current menu item to my custom post types. I cannot get it to work, and when looking at my menu, I am wondering, that if everything is allright. Which are the correct ...
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Wordpress empty Nav Menu error

i have created Multisite. i have assigned menu for the first sub domain while for the second sub domain i have not assigned Menu. i just enabled the Debug mode and got Following error: Notice: ...
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View h2 content tags of a page in sub menu

I think I'm trying to do something unusual I guess because I can't find it anywhere.I want to have a submenu base upon content off the associated page. e.g. In my menu there is a menu-item called ...
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Anchor only wp_nav_menu

I am trying to create a list less wp_nav_menu. Below is the desired output: <nav class="nav header-nav"> <a href="#" class="nav-link nav-active">Home</a> <a href="#" ...
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How to change menu URLs to hashes?

I'm building a fullpage Wordpress site. Meaning the pages are not separate URLs, they are accessed through the same URL. Something like deuxhuithuit.com. So I have a menu that the admin creates by ...
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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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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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Remove nav menu or menu item

I try to remove a nav menu programmatically but I didn't find the way to do it. I knwo how to create it but I don't know how to delete it... I've got the menu name and I wan't to delete it like in wp ...
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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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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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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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multisite: global menu containing network site links?

Can I create one single menu that appears on every page within the network and contains every site and page that exists within the network? I'm talking about the following structure: Main Site ...
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Make parent page only link to first subpage

I'd like to automatically make any parent page link to it's first subpage if it has one. Like so: Parent 1 (/#subpage-1) Subpage 1 (/#subpage-1) Subpage 2 (/#subpage-2) Subpage 3 (/#subpage-3) ...
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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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Get category ID from nav menu

Recently I am working on wordpress, but I've got stuck in nav menu item issue. My desireable result was a pull down caption like this: http://www.masterhands.com.tw/index.aspx Each category list on ...
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Customize the Dashboard Menu Editor

Go to Appearance > Menu in the ACP. From there, you can select various items to include in your site's main navigation menu. In the left column, you will see Pages, Links and Categories. Since ...