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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I'm having a lot of trouble since upgrade to 3.0.1 with get_page_children() function

I use the get_page_children() function to create a sub_nav for a designer client I do work for. She uses the Spry Assets flyout JS that DreamWeaver creates, so I have to manually do the menus like ...
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How to make a custom menu based on a category or tag?

I'd like to have a sidebar widget that has my latests featured posts, which would be marked as a category or tag. Is there a way to do this with the new custom menus, and if not, is there a plug-in ...
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Wondering what these multi-colored extra pages are?

I've recently taken over managing the Wordpress site for my non-profit. The person who set it up before me has a lot of plug-ins installed and widgets set up. Additionally, there are these 5 multi-...
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How to change the wordpress navigation bar UL to OL in Twenty_Twelve similer theme

I'am trying to make a wordpress website accessibility compliant but I have come across a problem with menu bar. It uses a modified them based on Twenty_Twelve. I need to change the "ul" tag to "ol" ...
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Menu Item Location

I found code to show a notification bar on menu and customize it a little. It is working and shown on main menu (primary menu) and footer menu (secondary menu) but I want to show it only main menu. ...
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Top Menu showing as Plain text before page load [closed]

On loading the website of mine, it is showing the plain text of menu for a while and thereafter it is working fine. This is really a strange issue for me. I tried solving using this WordPress post, ...
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How to add #navbar to all page links?

I have several Wordpress websites with large images at their tops, using 2013 child theme. How to add #navbar anchor to all page links, so that the browser scrolls down a bit, when a user clicks a ...
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get_query_var('post_type') not returning in a filter

Trying to highlight custom taxonomy pages in the main nav, so I am trying to get the post_type of the current rendered page (to compare to the menu item): add_filter('nav_menu_css_class', '...
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Get number of root elements in walker class

I extended Walker_Nav_Menu class as below class YPE_custom_navwalker extends Walker_Nav_Menu{} I want use the get_number_of_root_elements( $elements ) function that place in to Walker class within ...
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How can I put two menus in the same div?

I'm converting an html5 site into a wordpress theme, but have got stuck with my menus! this is the html version: And this is my result so far in wordpress: as you can see I can't get the social ...
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Add a class to the body tag when a menu is enabled

Question edited How can I add a class to the body when the menu at the menu setting > theme locations is selected. Like in this screenshot: And if I have two menus, can it add two different ...
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Get WP Navigation Menu from REST API V2

I'm trying to get the navigation menu from JSON response using WP REST API v2 plugin. There is no navigation menu plugin extension for the REST API v2, but only for V1. From codex WordPress Post ...
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Check if a menu is empty?

I have menus set corresponding to a custom field on a page. Ie I have menu1, menu2, and menu3 on three pages under custom field => MenuName. Under functions.php I have: /* Add Menu Locations */ ...
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Outside the loop, how can I echo the current page's menu title?

I have no idea why I'm finding this so hard. I've gone through many similar posts here, but none are working. I am building a menu outside of the loop on my index page - it a standard posts page, not ...
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Edit menu item title from edit page/post

After we save a post/page, a new menu item is created (with the same title) in the navigation that we have created in nav-menus.php. If we need to change the menu item title, we need to go to nav-...
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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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Run a filter when a walker runs

Is there any way to run a particular add_filter function whenever a specific Walker_Nav_Menu class runs? The function always needs to run when the walker goes, and I'd like them to share variables, in ...
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Hide menu item in certain condition

I'm using the plugin qTranslate and I have to hide one menu item when the language isn't Italian. Searching online I created this solutionand applied the solution in this post I created the file ...
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Override custom menu widget

I would like to override some mark-up and css (like <div class="soma_container"><ul class=""></ul></div>)styling on a chosen custom menu widget. How would I do that? Should be ...
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Set if condition with wp_nav_menu

I have created one new menu and add bellow code in footer.php to display my menu wp_nav_menu( array('menu' => 'footer-cn', 'menu_id' => 'nav', 'menu_class' => 'ft-nav' )); Currently I did ...
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Is it possible to add a filter for the output of nav-menu items in admin?

I want to remove certain input fields on the admin screen for nav-menus for specific menu positions. I've used filters to filter front-end output but not for admin output. Is there a filter available ...
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Set the active Navigation Menu from a plugin

Is there a way to set the following option from a WordPress plugin, if you know the name of the menu you want to set: My developer says it's not possible, but I am sure on of you gurus knows a way ...
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Check if menu id = $specific_id - then insert specific <img>

I currently have a menu structure as followed: <ul class="level-1" id="menu-menu1"> <li id="menu-item-411"> <a href="http://www.link.com">Frontpage</a> </li> &...
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How to display the title for each menu item in a span attribute

I'm trying to add a CSS hover effect to my theme's main menu and the effect is based on an attribute passed in a <span> element. The problem is that I am unable to produce this dynamically with ...
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WordPress get or set active menu class

How to get active menu class in wordpress, I want to get it in one plugin to change menu style. Just to clear, I do not want active menu element class. <ul id="menu-scroll" class="nav-menu"> &...
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Show Different Custom Menu on Different Category Pages

I have been using in_category function to display a set of menu on the sidebar. However, a much better way would be to show this menu on the top, as a navigation menu -- in the form of custom menus. ...
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Admin only menu/page

Is it possible to show a menu item If only admin is logged in) For any other user the menu item does not appear. For example: if there are a few pages that have shortcodes or other functionality ...
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Create a select drop down of available menus

I'm attempting to create a custom field on my page creation that allows a user to choose which menu to display on the page. Right now I have my custom meta field setup, but can't figure out how to ...
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wp nav menu: add attributes to menu items [duplicate]

I'm trying to figure out if it's possible to attach an attribute to a wp nav menu item. To demonstrate, this php: <?php wp_nav_menu(array( 'menu' => 'main', 'container' => ...
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Hide pages depending on role

I've been trying to find a way to limit the user from seeing some pages in the "pages" menu in the admin panel. I looked in the edit.php file and noticed: } elseif ( 'page' == $post_type ) { ...
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Keeping 'current-menu-item' highlight of navigation menu?

The navigation menu of my site is generated via wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'primary') ); Some menu entries are category pages (say /category/news/). This page contains links to the ...
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How to display conditional-content if wp_nav_menu( $args ) retruns something

I have a sidebar that displays child links of the current page (using this solotuin by http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/a/2809/27414) which works perfectly. If there is child links to be displayed ...
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Where would I find Custom menu attributes in the database?

In what table would I find the title of a custom menu in MySQL for Wordpress 3.5.x?
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Set default screen option for appearance -> menus

Is it possible to have any control over the screen options for Appearance>Menus. I am working on a theme and with a fresh Wordpress install where I had never touched any of the screen options ( at ...
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Find the Children of a Page then Echo it as a Bulleted List of Links (menu)

I am trying to check if a parent Page has children. If it has children I would like to echo the children as a bulleted list with links to each child (basically a menu). Right now I have the following ...
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Add items to a menu dynamically

I'm doing a site in WP with dynamic and static content. I'd create the menu from the admin panel. I have 5 sections (Home, about, Boats, News(blog), contact). I'd create a custom post type with new ...
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Handling complex multi-level architecture / menu for large site

I am trying to get feedback and ideas for solving an information architecture / content management problem using wordpress. I have a large site ( 1,000+ pages, hundreds of posts ) made up of sections....
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Does loading of sub pages in menu cause load to the server?

I am working on a wp site where I need to manage 500s of child pages for a single page such as About menu can have more child pages need to manage those child pages as sub menu and I have more than 5 ...
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Convert WP Menu to a Drop Down for Mobile browser

I'm working on a wp project with responsive theme. I have single level nav menu at the top of the site, that I want to change to a Select Option tag for mobile browsers (small screens) with options ...
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Sidebar links for different pages

Hey all i am wondering what i need to add in order to have a different sidebar for a set page? I created a category for the page (called PatientEdu): And made sure the page was linked to the ...
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wp_update_nav_menu_item not saving in multisite API

I'm creating a script that automates build a wordpress site from another CMS. I've been able to change every setting: themes, options, subdomain, site title, etc. But what is eluding me is being able ...
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Get admin menu link

Is there any way I can get the menu link for admins? http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/edit_post_link Similarly to the edit_post_link() that returns the edit link for loggedin Admins I ...
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wp_nav_menu - show children of current menu item only?

I am trying to create a menu structure with a simple concept: A horizontal, 1-level deep main menu A vertical submenu, that contains children of the current main menu item (2 levels deep) Of ...
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Create dropdown list post

I want to create a drop down list that will list all the posts in the category. I want the drop down list to appear on every post. So for example if I view a post that belongs to category Apples it ...
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How to add php to custom link in the nav menu? [closed]

I simply want to add some php in as a custom link in the wordpress menu section. The code I want to use is <?php bp_loggedin_user_domain(); ?> which will generate that logged in user's ...
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Where do I add html code to the menu div?

When looking at header.php, I see the following line: <?php wp_nav_menu( array( 'theme_location' => 'primary' ) ); ?> That function is defined in nav-menu-template.php and generates the '...
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which is the best way to customize nav-menu-template.php?

I have modified the function start_el in nav-menu-template.php substituting $item->ID with $item->title so that the html li elements in menu have a more readable class names. In detail, I have ...
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Should I use custom menu, C.P.T. or theme options, or something else for this?

On many sites ( particularly CMS style business sites) there are 2, 3 4 or sometimes more boxes usually containing a title, icon and some text. These appear under the header linking to strategic parts ...
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Select menu on browser resize

I have seen on some wordpress themes that if the browser width is less, the normal menu becomes a select menu. Can someone tell me how it is done? I know there is a plugin for that, but I want to ...
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How do I fix this error: Warning: invalid argument supplied for foreach()?

I recently moved a wordpress install from my local instance to a dev server. For the move, I installed a clean version of wordpress 3.4, moved exact duplicates of the file structre, and used the ...