Hugh Lashbrooke

Community builder by day, tabletop game designer by night.

Easily generate a month select box in PHP

Having a drop down menu for month selection is a relatively common need, but it can be a pain to write from scratch each time. Here’s a short snippet that will generate a select input (drop down menu) for all 12 months of the year – the option values will be the month numbers with leading zeros:

View this gist on GitHub

To remove the leading zeros, simply remove the line with the str_pad() function.

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