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How do I make the menubar a different color on my dev/staging sites

As of CiviCRM v5.12.1 the menubar color is a configurable setting. On your main site you can change the color via the UI by visiting Administer -> Customize Data & Screens -> Display Preferences. ...
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Display CiviCRM Admin Menu in Drupal

Yes. You can do this by enabling the CiviMenu drupal module: CiviMenu allows you to display the CiviCRM menubar on non-civicrm pages of your website. This module provides an invisible Drupal Block ...
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Drupal CiviCRM Menu not full length (shoreditch and otherwise)

This isn't directly related to the Drupal 8 change but instead is related to a change to the civicrm-drupal7.js file. The JS is forcing the CiviCRM menu to 97% width - to allow for the Drupal admin ...
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No CiviCRM Menus on WordPress

I would try clearing caches (click Cleanup Caches and Update Paths on the admin menu). I would also check your Resource URL to make sure it's correct (click Resource URLs on the admin menu). I would ...
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Menu bar missing on fresh CiviCRM on Wordpress

The issue is the way WP Engine builds the user directory structure. We have a proposed patch in : https://github.com/civicrm/civicrm-core/pull/8494 Until that is merged, you can use the answer ...
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no menu error 500 after upgrade to 5.8.x

Andy, Welcome to CiviCRM stack exchange. This is a weird error, since this function is already present in CiviCRM 5.8.1. But to trace the problem I would Check if the function quicksearchOptions() ...
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Menus disappear on update to 5.20.2 (Wordpress)

The definition of $civicrm_root was indeed the problem; in my settings.php (which had been working for a while) the path used Siteground username (as does DocumentRoot), whereas this should be ...
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CiviCRM 5.26.2 admin menu vanished in Drupal 7.72

Fantastic, like Jon G - Megaphone Tech mentioned in the comments: I replaced the formerly working shortlink including my domain name with the internal link using the auto-generated "clients" ...
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How to Add Menu Item to Parent Using Civix

Example: /** * Implements hook_civicrm_navigationMenu(). * * @link https://docs.civicrm.org/dev/en/latest/hooks/hook_civicrm_navigationMenu/ */ function dmfactuurlink_civicrm_navigationMenu(&$...
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After installation Civi menu and dashbord do not show (SOLVED)

Thanks for all your good ideas. Finally I've solved it by going through the first case I've listed above: Civi dashboard and menus won't display after install. Though I could neither access the ...
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Anyone else seeing an overlapping admin/civi menu bug with Joomla 3.8.13 and CiviCRM 5.6.0?

There was a commit that fixed css for shoreditch theme probably that might have caused the regression in Joomla. Can you try to replace the code from the commit and see if it works? If so I can file a ...
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Anyone else seeing an overlapping admin/civi menu bug with Joomla 3.8.13 and CiviCRM 5.6.0?

I can confirm that restoring the z-index that was removed in root/administrator/components/com_civicrm/civicrm/css/joomla.css corrects this issue. The rest of the removed code makes no difference. ...
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Customizing Menu Quirks

CiviVolunteer is adding menu items in the recommended way for Extensions. We are looking for guidance on how to support menu customization. I did not find any in the developer docs. If anyone knows ...
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Navigation Menu Lost

It's hard to tell which version of the summary fields you are having issues with but I'm guessing it's 4.0.1 which was suppose to fix the exact same issue with 4.0.0. It obviously doesn't. I filed ...
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How to patch / add a plugin to Joomla CiviCRM?

What version are you on now? That patch is in 5.12.0 so your easiest option may be to upgrade to that version.
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Civicrm menu lost for admin

Found. It came from the overlay module in Drupal :-( I needed to deactivate it.
Guillaume Sorel's user avatar
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Menu problem when web host upgraded from CPanel to Site Tools

I replaced the full URLs in the civicrm.settings.php file with relative URLs as shown below: FROM global $civicrm_root; $civicrm_root = '/home/customer/www/example.org/public_html/sites/all/modules/...
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How to add an fa-icon to a custom menu?

I don't think there isn't any icon with 'fa-file-spreadsheet' in Civi. Can you check in the New Activity type form if the one you are looking for is present or the one you can select from the list? ...
Pradeep Nayak's user avatar
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Hide CiviCRM navigation menu based on permission

There's a CiviCRM navigation hook that you could use in an extension but... To me this is the wrong approach. Hiding the menu does not stop users from accessing those pages or using the API via ...
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What's stripping the characters from my menu links? (ie. '?' '=' and '&')

The answer is: bad upgrade from older database schema. Somewhere in the 4.5 alpha upgrade series something went wrong for me. I'm not sure what, exactly, but the answer was to verify the schema and to ...
Cullen McGough's user avatar
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Illegal mix of collations

First check the default collation. If it's different it may be causing implicit conversion: show variables like 'collat%'; If that's not it then note that individual columns can have their own ...
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In CiviCRM 5.13.5 the new menu appears below the actual page or form

Fixed it by enabling clean url's in my local Drupal installation.
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Menu bar is missing

Did you Cleanup Caches and Update Paths? It worked for me. Get to it from here: wp-admin/admin.php?page=CiviCRM&q=civicrm%2Fadmin%2Fsetting%2FupdateConfigBackend&reset=1
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Menu bar is missing

Make sure that the CIVICRM_UF_BASEURL is set correctly in /var/www/yoursite/sites/default/civicrm.settings.php (or whatever the path is to yout site) I have cloned sites to use for dev and forgotten ...
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No CiviCRM Menus on WordPress

OK, I am not sure what is actually causing the problem, but I believe it is related to file and resource paths. The site that I installed CiviCRM on is a subdomain. I use that site as a Sandbox to ...
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No CiviCRM Menus on WordPress

I 'fixed' this on my sandbox WordPress installation by: Uninstalling CiviCRM. Doing a fresh install of the latest CiviCRM version. Installing my extensions. Restoring a copy of my production database....
George Lozier's user avatar
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Is slicknav really obsolete?

Yes it was made obsolete when another menu system was brought in: https://github.com/civicrm/civicrm-core/pull/13582 You could try the shoreditch theme: https://civicrm.org/extensions/shoreditch
Demerit's user avatar
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CiviCRM 5.26.2 admin menu vanished in Drupal 7.72

Some things to try: Delete your templates_c folder. Press F12 in your browser to open the developer tools. Go to the Network tab, and reload the page. Check the status for any file that doesn't ...
Jon G - Megaphone Tech's user avatar
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How is "recent" defined when using recentmenu extension?

You can set preference by going to Administer > System Settings > Misc (Undelete, PDF,.......)
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CiviCRM Break After Upgrade to Drupal 9.2

I resolved this by upgrading to CiviCRM 5.39.0. There were a couple of conflicts with libraries with Drupal modules but nothing we could not live without.
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