Drag/Drop:Allow Drag and Drop Outside Control Property

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Edition Date: November 2015

Part Number: 372614J-01

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Short Name: AllowDragOutsideControl

Requires: Base Development System

Class: MulticolumnListbox Properties

To Use: Create a property.

If TRUE, this enables the control to drag items to other controls and accept drags from other controls.

Use the Control events for more control over how users drag items within controls.

You can use this property with the Drag/Drop:Allow Dragging and the Drag/Drop:Allow Dropping properties to allow data dragging to other controls and to accept data drops from other controls.

This property is similar to the Allow Drag Drop Outside Control item on the shortcut menu of a multicolumn listbox control.


The following table lists the characteristics of this property.

Data type
Available in Run-Time EngineYes
Available in Real-Time Operating SystemYes
Settable when the VI is runningYes
Loads the front panel into memoryNo
Need to authenticate before useNo
Loads the block diagram into memoryNo
Remote access allowedYes


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