On Mon, 2010-06-07 at 13:49 -0400, David Mehler wrote:

> Hello,
> I've got a form with two combo boxes, one for the month one for the
> day. Both are required. I've got code that checks the post submission
> to ensure neither is empty. My problem is that if a user does not
> select anything in the combo boxes January first is sent, this i don't
> want. If they haven't selected anything i'd like that to show as an
> error.
> Thanks.
> Dave.

Make the first item in the select list something like this:

<option value="0" selected="selected">-- select month --</option>

Then just check for the 0 value in PHP when the form is submitted.


Reply via email to