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Insert an Item into a list in PHP

php insert in array

$original = array( 'a', 'b', 'c', 'd', 'e' );
$inserted = array( 'x' ); // not necessarily an array, see manual quote

array_splice( $original, 3, 0, $inserted ); // splice in at position 3
// $original is now a b c x d e

Insert new item in array on any position in PHP

 * @param array      $array
 * @param int|string $position
 * @param mixed      $insert
function array_insert(&$array, $position, $insert)
    if (is_int($position)) {
        array_splice($array, $position, 0, $insert);
    } else {
        $pos   = array_search($position, array_keys($array));
        $array = array_merge(
            array_slice($array, 0, $pos),
            array_slice($array, $pos)


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