Just one community button with submenus

How can I put in just one button the Activity Stream, Forum and Groups?
by default the appear separately but I would like to have them in a sub menu, maybe under a button call community.
thanks.

  • botaniq
    • WPMU DEV Initiate

    hi thanks, yes, the main menu comes with home, activity, groups, forum, members... by default.
    I would like to have just the button home and one button call for example "community" where you can find sub menus with groups, forums, members..etc..
    normally I do it with pages and subpages but the group, forum, activity... seams they do not have that option..

  • botaniq
    • WPMU DEV Initiate

    in the admin bar there is this community button that I want but in the home-page menu you have all the buddypress components displayed one by one and not in a submenu like in the admin bar. I would like to have the same community button in the admin bar but in the homepage :wink:

  • Mason
    • DEV MAN’s Sidekick

    Hiya,

    Definitely possible, but will need a bit of customization to get working properly.

    I don't have this theme on a test install right at the moment, but myself or one of the theme designers will get back to you with some suggestions shortly.

    Thanks for your patience :smiley:

  • Tammie
    • WordPress Wizard

    @botaniq: You would have to do 2 things: 1 make a list and 2 use a drop down script like is used in the top navigation. The code you'd have to modify and it's a custom edit so we can only point you to what to change is in includes/main-navigation.php:

    <?php if( $bp_existed == 'true' ) { //check if bp existed ?>
    
    		<?php if ( 'activity' != bp_dtheme_page_on_front() && bp_is_active( 'activity' ) ) : ?>
    	<li<?php if ( bp_is_page( BP_ACTIVITY_SLUG ) ) : ?> class="selected"<?php endif; ?>>
    		<a href="<?php echo site_url() ?>/<?php echo BP_ACTIVITY_SLUG ?>/" title="<?php _e( 'Activity', 'buddypress' ) ?>"><?php _e( 'Activity', 'buddypress' ) ?></a>
    	</li>
    <?php endif; ?>
    
    	<li<?php if (  bp_is_page( BP_MEMBERS_SLUG ) || bp_is_member() ) : ?> class="selected"<?php endif; ?>>
    		<a href="<?php echo site_url() ?>/<?php echo BP_MEMBERS_SLUG ?>/" title="<?php _e( 'Members', 'buddypress' ) ?>"><?php _e( 'Members', 'buddypress' ) ?></a>
    	</li>
    
    	<?php if ( bp_is_active( 'groups' ) ) : ?>
    		<li<?php if ( bp_is_page( BP_GROUPS_SLUG ) || bp_is_group() ) : ?> class="selected"<?php endif; ?>>
    			<a href="<?php echo site_url() ?>/<?php echo BP_GROUPS_SLUG ?>/" title="<?php _e( 'Groups', 'buddypress' ) ?>"><?php _e( 'Groups', 'buddypress' ) ?></a>
    		</li>
    	<?php endif; ?>
    
    	<?php if ( bp_is_active( 'forums' ) && bp_is_active( 'groups' ) && ( function_exists( 'bp_forums_is_installed_correctly' ) && !(int) bp_get_option( 'bp-disable-forum-directory' ) ) && bp_forums_is_installed_correctly() ) : ?>
    		<li<?php if ( bp_is_page( BP_FORUMS_SLUG ) ) : ?> class="selected"<?php endif; ?>>
    			<a href="<?php echo site_url() ?>/<?php echo BP_FORUMS_SLUG ?>/" title="<?php _e( 'Forums', 'buddypress' ) ?>"><?php _e( 'Forums', 'buddypress' ) ?></a>
    		</li>
    	<?php endif; ?>
    
    	<?php if ( bp_is_active( 'blogs' ) && bp_core_is_multisite() ) : ?>
    		<li<?php if ( bp_is_page( BP_BLOGS_SLUG ) ) : ?> class="selected"<?php endif; ?>>
    			<a href="<?php echo site_url() ?>/<?php echo BP_BLOGS_SLUG ?>/" title="<?php _e( 'Blogs', 'buddypress' ) ?>"><?php _e( 'Blogs', 'buddypress' ) ?></a>
    		</li>
    	<?php endif; ?>

    If you notice you have a list above that?
    ...well my suggestion would be to follow this format however you'll have to test this and may need a drop down script in addition if the one there doesn't work.

    <li>Community
    <ul>
    ... your navigation here
    </ul>
    </li>

    Also make sure you've got the navigation appearing up top not in the footer for this to work.

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