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Customising html for navigation menu in child theme

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    nickharambee
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    @nickharambee

    Hi,

    I am developing a child theme for the Buddypress default theme. I am wanting to make significant changes to the html for nav menu items. It appears that the function wp_nav_menu generates the nav div html. From having read the info on creating child themes it would seem that the best approach is to create a functions.php file in my child theme directory and then add a new function there, say wp_nav_menu2, and then include this in my header.php. Having looked at the default functions.php file it is not clear to me what I need to copy over to my functions.php from the default version, and where I would add the html for my nav items. I would like the html for each nav item to be in the form:

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  • `

    Complicated markup I know, but it enables me to construct nav items from various background images.

    Could someone advise me as to how to implement this?

    Thanks,

    Nick

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