Using Drag & Drop

  • Adam Freeman


HTML5 adds support for drag and drop. This is something that we had to rely on JavaScript libraries such as jQuery to handle previously. The advantage of having drag and drop built into the browser is that it is properly integrated into the operating system and, as you will see, works between browsers.


File Object Drag Event File Property Default Action Drop Event 
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© Adam Freeman 2011

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