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Having trouble customising the navi section within a child theme. Basically the section's css/less is overwriting anything I put in the child themes less file or even by copying across the section into the child theme.  Is there something I am missing?


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If you have copied the Navi sections folder into your child themes sections directory, then the CSS/LESS you add there or edit there should override the default styling. If this isn't the case, then it is likely that you either have one of the following problems.


1. You do not have your child theme active.

2. You have not clicked on DMS Toolbar > Add to Page > Reload Sections, making sure your child section has been loaded.

3. Your custom CSS/LESS CSS is not valid and causing a parse error.


If you can provide screenshots of your child theme structure i.e. its directory via an FTP client and the code you're trying to override.

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Yeah not sure what was going on Danny.  I have a custom flipper theme in the child theme that is working fine.


To respond to your steps:


1. Child theme is active

2. Done when loading the clean child theme.

3.  No errors being returned.


I have solved the problem another way by making the changes in the style.less for the child theme and adding #site to all the appropriate classes, seemed to do the trick. 

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So you were editing the Navi sections actual LESS in the sections style.less file ? 

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