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I imported a menu from my bootstrap to wordpress theme, at time of just static html, it showed and worked fine but when i used the wp_nav_menu, i don't have a 'text' or any indication to dropdown that menu, as its a dropdown menu. Am i missing something in the following code?

   wp_nav_menu( array(
        'menu'              => 'primary',
        'theme_location'    => 'primary',
        'depth'             => 3,
        'container'         => 'div',
        'container_class'   => 'collapse navbar-collapse',
        'container_id'      => 'bs-example-navbar-collapse-1',
        'menu_class'        => ' dropdown-menu',
      )
    );

as i would like to have a arrow to click to open dropdown.

Edit: I tried walker class, but i don't get a indicator of my dropdown and my styles in css just fails and i think walker class just overwrite it.

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  • You need to define a custom menu walker. There are some of them already made for Bootstrap and freely available in Github, for example this one.
    – cybmeta
    Commented Sep 2, 2015 at 14:12
  • @cybmeta yes i tried that. I edited the question to mention that. It completely break my layout like no more css works which i created and menu is opened, even if i do css to hidden until hover, it won't show a indicator which says menu to hover over to see dropdown.
    – localhost
    Commented Sep 2, 2015 at 14:18
  • I don't know if the linked walker class is correctly coded, if it is correct for your Bootstrap version or if it conflicts with your CSS/HTML, it was just an example of what you have to do: define a custom walker menu class that fit your needs. There are other walket classes for bootstrap in Github, just search that site to see examples, there are lots of them.
    – cybmeta
    Commented Sep 2, 2015 at 14:24
  • @cybmeta In view source, i cannot find wp_bootstrap_navwalker as its functions.php , should i be looking for something else, to find if it's included or not.
    – localhost
    Commented Sep 2, 2015 at 14:35
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    I'm going to repeat myself: use a custom menu walker class that fit your needs. If you don't find one already made, make it yourself. I don't know what more to say. If you need help of how to create and use a custom menu walker class, explain where do you have the problem with it. This question and answer may help you to learn about extending menu walker class.
    – cybmeta
    Commented Sep 2, 2015 at 15:52

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