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I have a code snippet like this one,

<div class="container">
            <ul id="menu">
                <li>
                    <a>
                        <i class="icon_about"></i>
                        <span class="title">Home</span>
                        <span class="description">Any Description Here Manual/Auto</span>
                    </a>
                </li>
            </ul>
</div>

And Im getting the list of menu items from this php code

<?php wp_nav_menu('menu=header_menu&container=false'); ?>

But the resultant of that cod is somehow like this,

<div class="menu">
    <ul>
        <li class="page_item page-item-14">
            <a href="My_Link"> Home </a>
        </li>
    </ul>
</div>

So, what im missing here is the id="container" inside the tag and after the anchor tag the . I dont really know how to put those I have a reference

http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/wp_nav_menu

But the thing is I still cant understand as to how to add what the things Im missing from the snippet.

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You will not be able to create this kind of markup simply using wp_nav_menu function . Either change your markup or use the Custom Walker Function that will allow you to create anykind of markup.

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thank you for the reply, and I have checked the Walker Function and it just let me add's custom class/id into <ul> and <li> if im not wrong here, and it doesnt let me at a tag inside the anchor tag. –  rockStar Sep 16 '13 at 12:43
    
You are welcome . That is an example of how to use it . "The easiest way to build a new walker function is to copy the default class (Walker_Nav_Menu)[phpdoc.wordpress.org/trunk/WordPress/Nav_Menus/… from \wp-includes\nav-menu-template.php and simply customize what you need." –  Tolea Bivol Sep 17 '13 at 9:04

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