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S=5eb7474c89555... in URL? What is it? How do I get rid of it?

I setup the links in my header navigation using {path='site'}, {path='about'}, etc. When I view the rendered pages, the links have an extra parameter S=. Examples: http://example.com/index.php/S=...
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Sticky Navigation Bar

I have set up my site in ExpressionEngine and I am trying to create a sticky navigation menu which indicates the section of site the user is on. Click Here for example when the user click on about the ...
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Creating a prev/next CATEGORY links

There are some great options to do prev/next entries (Advanced Prev/Next, Nearby Entries, etc.) but I could not find an add-on or an EE-native way to do a "Go to Next Category" and/or "Go to Previous ...
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How to build HTML navigation breadcrumbs without using an add-on?

There exist some add-ons that permit to build navigation breadcrumbs, such as NavEE, Construct and Structure. What could the best way to create HTML navigation breadcrumbs without using an add-on? ...
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Using Structure to output main menu when frontpage is the root?

I always end up with a custom addon for outputting the nav from Structure but for this project I was hoping to go all native .. it should be pretty simple, after all. Given this Structure structure ...
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How to redirect home page to /home in order for structure navigation to work as expected?

My site lives at something like http://example.com/subdomain/ee. Visiting that site root displays the home page just like I want it to. However, I'm using Structure to output a main navigation like so:...
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Dynamically pull news articles by year?

I have a news section which is functioning like a blog. Currently in the navigation I am statically listing the years for which content was published. I would like to change this so that ...
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Segments producing active class

I have a simple unordered list nav, it displays an active list item depending on segment_1. Within that unordered list I have another unordered list with a class of 'sub'. For some reason, all list ...
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How do I set a conditional on Paginated pages?

I am trying to set a conditional on a navigation element using segmentation, and this works fine except when I hit the pagination stuff. The pagination is in increments of 50 so I tried the following ...
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Replacement for reverse_related_entries in 2.x

This code comes from 1.6 days. {exp:weblog:entries weblog="static" sort="asc" offset="1" dynamic="off"} {if static_parent_page=="0"} <li> <a class="active"href="{...
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How can I create a dropdown menu of child pages from Structure?

I would like to have a select menu for the child pages of a page in a site using the Structure plugin. However some of the pages don't have child pages so they wouldn't need the select menu to display....
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Best practices: Location-aware Navigation in EE2?

Recently upgraded an older Expression Engine site from 1.x.x to 2.7.3, and looking to upgrade to 2.9.0 and optimize some of the slower code. One of the issues I'm working on is getting rid of a lot ...
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Relationship field for navigation menu

I need to create a 'megamenu' with a page title and a summary for each menu item. The only way I can think of doing this is to create a channel entry for the menu and use a relationship field for each ...
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Structure - subnav shows full nav, not sure why

updated with EE and Structure Version EE 2.7.2 Structure 3.3.4 I'm building a site with structure and for each section of the site the child pages will be in the side bar so that if I'm on domain....
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Next/Previous Entry Linking + Structure showing entry from different channel

I have entry linking working in multiple templates on my current EE site. In one of my channels, when I get to the end of the loop, it's displaying a next link to an entry in a different channel. It ...
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Navigation on 404 page

I have dynamic navigation based on the current page in my header snippet. I have it setup like this: {if segment_1 == "" OR "{404}" == "true"} {exp:structure:nav start_from="/wat-doen-...
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Output pages module 'nested pages' for navigation?

I have a number of sites using the plain vanilla native 'Pages' module in EE where I would like to output a simple 'child pages' list for pages with children (based on the page_uri). In the Pages ...
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User (member) specific site menu or hierarchy

This is kind of an open ended question, but has any one had any luck with creating a "member specific" navigation tree? I've looked into structure, taxonomy, and nav-ee but none seem to have the ...
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Control Panel shortcuts in ExpressionEngine 3

In EE2, I could click the (+) icon in the top menu to add a shortcut button to the current page. These could be managed in my "Main Menu Manager" in my profile. This was really handy, but I cannot ...
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Navigation: A channel per section, a template group per section, or both?

What is the best practice for creating a site that will have a number of main nav sections along with sub-sections? Do you create a channel per section, a template group per section, or both? If it ...
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expression engine jump to #id location on loaded page possible?

Just wondered if its possible to make a newly loaded page jump to a id ? with or without javascript like the old fasion way of having links to jump the same page. goto 4 would jump to jump here ...
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Constructing a single page blog with pagination

Here's the scenario I have a bunch of blogs to be displayed. 9 blogs with short description in a grid, and then click on the caption to read more of the blog the blog grid url is www.mysite.com/...
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How can I tell NavEE to ignore the category segment?

I am running into an issue with a custom NavEE, and I am hoping there is a simple fix for this that I am overlooking. I have dynamic "secondary" navigation in the sidebar of this site. I want it to ...
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Retrieve Structure Top Level Pages

I find myself struggling with some of Structure's documentation and cannot find an answer via Google either, here's the skinny: Currently have 2 top level "pages" (2 more but are hidden because I ...
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Navbar Toggler not working

TROUBLESHOOTING Migrating an old blog over using this templte Bootcamp 4 and EE The navbar toggler is working on the .index template but not on the subsequent templates. WORKING: NOT WORKING: I’m ...
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Taxonomy nav for levels 1 through 3, while current page is level 4?

My multi-level menu works fine for pages at levels 1, 2 and 3. {exp:taxonomy:nav tree_id="1" display_root="no" active_branch_start_level="1" depth="3" {if {embed:entry_id} } ...
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Structure Navigation Showing Hidden Entries

I have what seems like a pretty straightforward Structure navigation menu, but for some reason, the entries that "Hide from Nav?" set to "Yes" are still displaying in the navigation. The page is ...
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Structure Nav, Non-Structure Listing Items, & MSM

I have a site that uses structure, and has a structure navigation. On the homepage, it shows all my top level nav items, which is correct. On my /news-and-events/news page, which is a structure page ...
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After ee update custom links doesn't work anymore

the title described it. After the ee update i wasn't able to click on my custom links in the ee main bar anymore. It throw me always out of my login session. I had to re-add each of my custom links to ...
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Sharing an entry on two pages in Structure

I have a head-scratcher here. I’m working on a site that I'm building with Structure where I have at least 50 services that the client would like to promote in two different sections. I'm trying to ...
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Can I get a Structure page’s position in relation to its siblings?

Is there a method for getting a Structure page’s position in relation to its siblings via Global Variable, etc.? I’m currently building a class management interface for a client, and instead of using ...
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Disable links in Structure Breadcrumb navigation

I'm using the Breadcrumbs tag with EE Harbor's Structure module to show people where they are on the site, but I don't want it to have any links. I know, it's a little weird, but that's what the ...
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Import to NavEE?

I've got an existing site nav with well over 100 navigation elements in it (don't ask) as EE categories. Does anyone knows of a way to import a navigation hierarchy into NavEE, either directly from a ...
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Taxonomy restricting top navigation to single node

I am trying to add top menu items using Taxonomy. First node gets created, lets say Home The next one on the top menu is About Us and when I try to add a new node it takes Home as the parent. I don'...
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Section Navigation with Images Using Structure Entries, Assets, Structure

I am using Structure (v3.3.8), Assets (v2.0.5), Structure Entries (v1.2.8), and CE Image (v2.4.1). For the major section pages of my site (top-level navigation), I would like to output on the page a ...
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Structure-like behavior from Channels/Relationships (EE 2.6.1)

Some of my clients need to add what I would call "ad-hoc" pages to their sites. As many have pointed out, this is (a) somewhat contrary to the spirit/concept of EE channels and (b) when necessary, ...
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Is there another way to output Categories and all respective entries other than category_archive?

I'm trying to output a category group and its respective entry listing titles (in this case the titles are names of people) in alphabetical order by last name in a menu navigation like so. To do this, ...
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I need more than 10 segments

Does anyone know of a predefined way to increase the number of URI segments ExpressionEngine allows before it throws an error. This is currently set to 10 and I'm sure I could hack the core to achieve ...
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Broken control panel navigation

I'm working on a local install of EE 2.10.1 in Windows 7 with XAMPP. Everything is cooperating, but the control panel navigation is broken - mouseing over/clicking nav items shows no drop-down. It ...
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New to Expression and have problems updating navagation bar

Site was out sourced and getting no response from developer. I need to add a new link to one of the navigation bars. There are 2 top navigation bars on my site. Main home page code: {html-open} {...
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Conditional subnav display with Taxonomy

I have a tree like this: About Us - Alpha - Beta - Delta * Three Sub 1 * Three Sub 2 Careers - Full time When the current page is 'Beta', since 'Beta' does not have any child entries and is ...
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Dynamic navigation on an MSM setup using {site_url}

I have an MSM setup where the primary site is the "main" site in EE and the subdomains are all sub-sites in EE. I have built out the primary navigation in the main site, but I don't know a good way to ...
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Listing channel entries by parent and siblings

I have a channel called fruit. There is a custom field called 'parent' of type 'relationship' in this channel. The relationship is set to channel fruit. When I edit my entries in this channel, I can ...
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Pull all {alternate_titles} fields for navigation menu, even if page is limit=1

I'm using a sidebar navigation, that is embedded on an intro page and subsequent single article pages. This is my embedded navigation: <ul> <li><a href="{path='spice_2011/kiritimati'}" ...
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Has anybody used Structure Nav with Transcribe?

I've recently been using Transcribe and wanted to integrate Structure's Nav feature. I have used both separately without issue in the past. But now that I'm bringing them together, I'm having some ...
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Having trouble with EE3 and NavEE

I am using EE 3.2.1 and NavEE 3.1.0 I am having trouble with the {is_selected} parameter and the home page displaying in breadcrumbs. I have the following for my nav: <!-- Navigation ==========...
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EE3 breadcrumb solutions

Before upgrading my company's instance of EE to v3 I used Crumbly, which works extremely well for breadcrumb generation. However it isn't compatible with v3 and I've been unable to find a replacement....
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Customize URLs in With Structure Navigation Tags (or How to Keep Top Level URL Segments Out of Children URLs)?

First time using Structure on a project... With the latest versions of Structure and EE, using the {exp:structure:nav} tag, is there a way to keep the parent entry URL segment from appearing? That ...
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Structure entries bug

I am using Structure Entries and trying to use hide from nav. This works well when I'm trying to hide an entry on ground level, but when I'm trying to hide a sub item the whole menu collapses. I'm not ...
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How to remove sub-items from a Structure navigation item?

I am completely new to Expression Engine and I am trying to reverse engineer a site that someone else built. From what I understand, there is a plugin called "Structure" which controls the main ...
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