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selected() WP 1.0

Outputs the html selected attribute.

Compares the first two arguments and if identical marks as selected

No Hooks.


String. HTML attribute or empty string


selected( $selected, $current, $echo );
$selected(mixed) (required)
One of the values to compare
(true) The other value to compare if not just true
Default: true
Whether to echo or just return the string
Default: true


Since 1.0.0 Introduced.

Code of selected() WP 5.6

function selected( $selected, $current = true, $echo = true ) {
	return __checked_selected_helper( $selected, $current, $echo, 'selected' );

From tag: form functions

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