User Menu

BuddyX Pro theme allows you to set the BuddyPress User menu for your website. This menu needs BuddyPress to be installed and activated on your website.

Defining a Menu

You must define a menu before you can add items to it. Follow the below steps to define a menu:

  • Login to the WordPress Dashboard.
  • From the ‘Appearance’ menu on the left-hand side of the Dashboard, select the ‘Menus’ option to bring up the Menu Editor.
  • Select Create a new menu at the top of the page.
  • Enter a name for your new menu in the Menu Name box.
  • Click the Create Menu button.

Your new custom menu has now been defined.

Add Items to a Menu

You can add different link types to your menu; these are split between panes left of the menu you’re currently editing.

  • Locate the pane entitled Pages.
  • Within this pane, select the View All link to bring up a list of all the currently published Pages on your site.
  • Select the Pages that you want to add by clicking the checkbox next to each Page’s title.
  • Click the Add to Menu button located at the bottom of this page to add your selection(s) to the menu that you created in the previous step.
  • Click the Save Menu button once you’ve added all the menu items you want.

Your custom menu has now been saved.

Note: The Screen Options allow you to choose which items you can use to add to a menu. Certain items, like Tags, are hidden by default.

Set the User Menu

Once the menu items are added to the menus, it’s time to define the menu location.

  • Scroll to the bottom of the menu editor window.
  • In the section titled Display Locations, click the check box for the location User Menu.
  • Click the Save menu once you’ve made your selection.
Update on May 25, 2022