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Two way drag and drop in Flex`

In this tutorial you will get to know about two way drag and drop in Flex. Examples will illustrate the concept.


Flex Two Way Drag and Drop :-

In this tutorial you can see two way drag and drop for list based controls. In this example we can set dragEnabled="true" dragMoveEnabled="true" dropEnabled="true"  for both lists as you can see in this example.

Two-way Drag and Drop in Flex Example :-

<?xml version="1.0"?>

<!-- dragdrop\SimpleListToListMove.mxml -->

<mx:Application xmlns:mx="" creationComplete="initApp();">



import mx.collections.ArrayCollection;

private function initApp():void {

nameList.dataProvider = new ArrayCollection(['RK', 'BK', 'MK', 'AK', 'SK', 'JK']);

petNameList.dataProvider = new ArrayCollection([]);






<mx:Label text="Names List"/>

<mx:List id="nameList" allowMultipleSelection="true" dragEnabled="true"

dragMoveEnabled="true" dropEnabled="true" backgroundColor="yellow"/>



<mx:Label text="My Pet Name Is"/>

<mx:List id="petNameList" dropEnabled="true" dragMoveEnabled="true" dragEnabled="true" backgroundColor="yellow"/>



<mx:Button id="button1" label="Reset" click="initApp()"/>






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