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DragAndDrop

DragAndDrop
is a global front end option which specifies whether to allow drag-and-drop editing.
  • With DragAndDrop->True, dragging an already-selected region cuts the region from its original location, and pastes it at the location you move to.
Turn DragAndDrop on for the current session:
Create a notebook to try drag-and-drop editing:
Select a piece of text and drag it:
Reset the option to its initial setting:
Turn DragAndDrop on for the current session:
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Create a notebook to try drag-and-drop editing:
Select a piece of text and drag it:
Reset the option to its initial setting:
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Click for copyable input
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