I have lot of modification in my php parent theme. How to save it to the child theme that I have? So, if ever the theme have some new version the php files that I modified would not affect. Thank you


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Just add a functions.php in your child theme folder and put your code in it.

  • even I modify the footer.php and index.php? Only functions.php I will copy?
    – indigo
    Commented Jun 23, 2014 at 2:30
  • And/or just copy any other file from your parent theme to your child theme folder and make those changes to these files.
    – BoBoz
    Commented Jun 23, 2014 at 2:31

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