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I have a need to upload files from my web site. The requirement is, the user need to be able to drag-drop outlook email attachments to the web page directly for uploading.

I greatly appreciate any pointers, links, third party controls.

Thanks for your time,
Posted 15-Mar-11 10:03am
Member 7757020 21-Mar-11 22:45pm
i was able to develop an activex control to achieve this. but i am looking for some technology which is supported in major browsers like mozilla, chrome and ie. if anybody can share some ideas i really appreciate

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You could start here.

There are lots of results in google for drag and drop. Have you checked out any of the results?
Espen Harlinn 15-Mar-11 19:13pm
Jeffs a good guy, or at least an excellent writer :)
Member 7757020 16-Mar-11 8:53am
Thanks Marcus.

I have taken a look at the Jeff Prosise's article that you have mentioned. It uses the html elements as the drag source. In my case, the drag sources are WinExplorer's files, outlook email attachments. Unfortunately I don't know how to plug-in that code in javascript. Yeah, I have searched google, some suggest writing an ActiveX control. I am trying to write one with no knowledge about the activex itself.

Thanks for your time.

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