Populating A Drop-Down List In PHP


This script will show you how to populate a drop-down list in php.





Script Source


<fieldset><label>Selection List:</label>
echo "<select name=\"opt\" id=\"opt\">\n";
$optArr = array();
$optArr[] = "Selection one";
$optArr[] = "Selection two";
$optArr[] = "Selection three";
$optArr[] = "Selection four";
$optArr[] = "Selection five";
$optArr[] = "Selection six";
foreach($optArr as $v){
if ($opt == $v) {
echo "<option value=\"$v\" selected=\"selected\">$v</option>\n";
} else {
echo "<option value=\"$v\">$v</option>\n";
echo "</select>";


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