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jQuery select default item in select

 
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I know it possible to set the default, but is it possible to do it dynamically? I'm trying to set a date drop down for today's date.



This doesn't work because of the variable in the code. Any advice? The following works but its not dynamic.
 
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If all you need to do is to embed the value of m in the selector, then simple JavaScript string concatenation will suffice:
 
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