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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List of WordPress menu item indices?

The following code will rename the "Posts" menu item to "Blog Posts" in the WordPress Dashboard: function lc_change_post_menu_label() { global $menu; $menu[5][0] = 'Blog Posts'; } add_action( ...
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Extend walker - navigation, adding data attribute to a tag

I would a data attribute to the a tag in the menu, like have <a href="#example" data-attribute="attribute">CLICK</a> I know that I have to extend the Walker BUT I tried in several times ...
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How to get menu location in wp_update_nav_menu hook

I want to get the menu location in the wp_update_nav_menu (during menu save action) add_action('wp_update_nav_menu', function ($id, $data = NULL) { error_log( var_export($data, true) ); ...
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How to make top level menu think it has a current item

This question has always tripped me up, but it seems like there should be an easy solution. I have created a couple pages in a hierarchy as follows. About Us - History - Mission Events ...
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Horizontal Navigation

Hi. I been fighting with this problem for couple of weeks now. Trying various approaches. From CSS styling to a custom walker. I want to render each level as its own element. The navigation ...
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add_media_page function not creating submenu

I have the following plugin that I'm just testing at the moment. /* Plugin Name: Menu Test Plugin URI: http://codex.wordpress.org/Adding_Administration_Menus Description: Menu Test Author: Codex ...
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Add link at the end of wp_nav_menu

I need to add a conditional menu item such as "/at" or "/de" or "/ch" in the wp_nav_menu. Since the link is conditional (based on the country the website is being viewed), it can't be added from the ...
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How to get current menu item “CSS Classes” value?

While on any given link that has a CSS Classes value, I'd like to do something like this: $css_classes = get_current_menu_item_css_classes(); if ( $css_classes == 'mycustomclass' ) : // do ...
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How can I pass value to function in add_menu_page?

I was use to pass value to function for the below menu. add_menu_page('Competition Manager 2013-2014', '2013-2014', 'manage_options', 'manager_2013_2014', 'manager_2013_2014', plugins_url( ...
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nav_menu: how to force a subpage switching on the parent menu

I've been using the native wp_nav_menu to output my navigational elements. I have also created a subpage that is nested under one of my menu, but when I hit that URL the default custom walker clearly ...
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wp_list_pages, links only for pages with no children

Is this possible to do, and what is a best practice solution? The things I can think of is parsing the page structure myself, or do it with JQuery to convert <a> to <span> or similar. Is ...
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current_page_item is missing inside wp_nav_menu

I'm using the function wp_nav_menu like this: <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'container' => false, 'echo' => true, ...
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“Current” class on a singular page menu item with custom post types?

I'm struggling to get a "current" class for the corresponding menu item when I'm on a singular (child) page of a custom post type. These are the arguments I used when registering the post type with ...
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Customize Walker_nav_menu to show posts if item is category

I would like to customize the nav menu walker so that when it encounters a category it automatically makes the 5 most resent posts children of the menu item. Is there a way to dynamically add items ...
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Use menu structure for permalinks

I'm building a blog that is kind of split into 5 different parts. Example: I try to combine 4 brands and the company owning those brands on one website. Let's say the company is called "Apple" and the ...
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Remove nav menu item by script

I want to create my custom nav menu using a script in a wp plugin. I'm almost there using this tutorial. All I need is the option to delete menu entries. something like ...
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How to correctly load a different version of main menu based on the user language in WordPress? Is it a good solution?

I have the following problem developing a WordPress theme and I am here to ask you if this solution could be a good solution or if exist some better way to do. I have a custom WP theme and into this ...
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My WordPress menu based on Twitter bootstrap creates menu-item and not page-item

I've got a dynamic menu being generated, but instead of generating a page-item it generates a menu-item. What I would like it to do is generate page-items and all the rest of it so that I can show or ...
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WordPress wp get nav menu items does not deliver external link

When I read the nav items per wp get nav menu items the get_page_link( $id ) or $item->url does not give me the external URL I entered: http://www.mydomain.com. Instead I seem to get ...
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Registering menu with 'Automatically add new top-level pages to this menu' selected

Is it possible to register a menu inside of a theme functions file and have 'Automatically add new top-level pages to this menu' pre-selected? I can't find any info about this in the ...
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How to change menu order item

Hello I have a main menu in my website Home | How to start | about | contact | categories but I add one item that lists all categories in functions.php add_filter('wp_nav_menu_items', ...
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Dynamically get the meta key value of a menu item based on it's post ID

I have a menu, that I need to insert an image that have it's path saved in a meta key (_menu_item_img) and associated with a post ID, every menu entry has it's own image, and I need to grab it ...
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Automatically add child pages to menu

I've been reading through some of the questions and solutions people have already asked to no avail. I have 4 menus on my WP Site, each of which will have children. What I would like the menu to do ...
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Add Menu Item in Specific Order

I am using the code below to add a Login/Logout menu item to WordPress programatically. I am trying to figure out how to specify the placement of this menu to be in the #2 position. IE - Main Menu ...
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“Static” Child Menu with Accordian

I'm looking to create a child menu and none of the examples in the Wordpress codex seem to do what I'm trying to create. I have a main horizontal nav bar, which is fine. When clicking on a top-level ...
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Custom Menus and taxonomies

OK I just started using WordPress not very good and I have a menu problem I can REALLY use some help please. I am working on a website and it has multiple locations, and not all the locations sell ...
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wp_nav_menu(); Outside WordPress installation

I wanted to use WordPress menu management then show it on outside wordpress installion php file with html but I got this error PHP Fatal error: Call to a member function get_queried_object() on a ...
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Placing generated list into drop-down on custom menu

I'm trying to add categories and authors automatically into the custom menu as they are created (avoiding having to do it manually for each one). I've modified Alex Mill's code and got to display a ...
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Programatically retreive page content from its template page

I am building a menu and representing it to the front-end in Accordion style using the foundation front-end framework. The Wordpress admin drags and drops menu items (pages, posts, custom posts, ...
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How to add plugin activity in the menus?

I have Installed CM answer plugin, but how can I add that as a menu at the top? Note: I can install plugin but the problem is that I don't know the way to add the plugin into the menu or a page.
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Need direction on a seemingly complex menu walker for automatically inserting a parent link li in it's submenu ul

I'd appreciate some direction on how to accomplish something with my WordPress menu. I've Googled this for hours without avail. I was to automatically insert a parent link into it's immediate submenu ...
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How to output the menue structured for tabbed navigation?

I've got a design for my webpage that uses tabbed navigation with two levels. In this example 'TAB2' tab is selected and it's children item are desplayed below of it. ˬ ...
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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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chained drop-down menu for custom taxonomy using chained.js — not quite working

So, Im trying to get a chained select to work to select a state then a city with that state. (2 fields). Here is what Ive got: First my function to create the menu using get_categories(). First ...
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How to include the parent page link in this wp_nav_menu walker

I've got a site with a sidebar of 'sub-navigation' I also need to have those links 'parent page' in the navigation also. So, for example I've got Parent child 1 child 2 child 3 but the php only ...
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How to add nav menu items to a specific position within a menu

I'm adding login/logout links to a nav menu using the following code: function rp_add_login_logout_links( $items, $args ) { $link = wp_loginout( get_permalink( get_option( ...
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How to use page metadata while using wp_list_pages()?

I'm creating my pages links in wordpress, using wp_list_pages(). each link contains an <i> tag which displays retina icons. I want to set a different class for each link in order to display a ...
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wp_nav_menu changed to wp_page_menu

I've styled my navigation menu with the classes of wp_nav_menu .menu_item , .sub_menu etc.When i added a new page suddenly the whole menu was ruined the classes where changed to .page_item, .children ...
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Adding two submenus to a menu

I have a menu(ads) that contains 2 submenus(view and manage). I want that both menu item redirect to different pages, but my 1st submenu(view) is directing to the main menu page.
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Update nav menu item position programmatically

I've tried adding a new programmatically on wordpress with the function: wp_update_nav_menu_item($menu, 0, array('menu-item-title' => $title, 'menu-item-object' => 'page', ...
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Splitting up a submenu into columns, or putting existing menus in another menu as submenu item

I have a menu with a long list of submenu items. I'd like to split that up into columns and the easiest way in my mind would be to have them split up into multiple . Is there a way to do this? ...
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Navigational error

Basically I have an image for a header and I changed the link behind that to go to the main website and was planning on making a news option in the menu to link to the blogs main page, after changing ...
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“Widgets” menu doesn't appear

I'm developing a WordPress theme, which works great on my localhost and one of my live servers, but on my other live server the Widgets menu (from Appearance) doesn't appear. And yes, all 3 servers ...
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Right way for setting categories

My site follows this hierarchy HTML5 + Themes Resources Books Tools Wordpress + Plugins Themes Tools Books jQuery + Plugins Tools books and the same combinations for CSS3, SEO and others, ...
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Use WordPresss menus with anchors

I have a CPT archive page and I want to create a navigation menu which will jump to anchors in the form <a name="post-slug" http="{the permalink goes here}>The CPT Title</a> I have been ...
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How to avoid website url appending problem in wp site?

On localhost when I opens my site (Ex: http://example.com) and when I select any navigation menu then the url of my selected navigation menu appends the previous url. some what like this ...
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How to make a page to not appear in the menu when created?

When one creates a page in the Dashboard (Pages -> Create new) it always appears in the menu and that is the way it should be. But now I want to create a page that does not appear in the menu at ...
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Menu item not created on theme activation

On theme activation the following code doesn't create my menu with the 'New Page' item, the menu is created and the location is assigned to 'submenu' but no menu item of my newly created page? What ...
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Hard coded main navigation

Theme twentyeleven Version 1.5 HELP PLEASE I have received an answer from @Mayeenul Islam but this has not resolved my question, if I can't make the navigation show active that's not the end of ...
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Problem with custom menus

On the menu, I'm talking about custom menus, I have a footer with several columns, each column will have a list of items, each column menus needs to be updatable from the menus option on wp admin, so ...