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How to list all existing sidebars?

I want to show them all in the drop down list (so each item should have also the right value).

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You can only gel list of registered sidebars, from variable $wp_registered_sidebars.

global $wp_registered_sidebars;
echo '<pre>';
echo '</pre>';
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