As of Version 10.4, is no longer supported.

is a global front end option that specifies whether to allow draganddrop editing.


  • With DragAndDrop->True, dragging an alreadyselected region cuts the region from its original location and pastes it at the location you move to.
  • may not be available on some computer systems or with some windowing environments.

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Turn on for the current session:

Click for copyable input

Create a notebook to try drag-and-drop editing:

Click for copyable input

Select a piece of text and drag it:

Reset the option to its initial setting:

Click for copyable input
Introduced in 1996
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