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Drag And Drop Help

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I am currently trying to make a program but don't know where to start with a drag and drop function.

Basically, I wish to drag an image onto my compiled program, and it displays the information of the image.

I'm looking for a way to start my program by dragging an image over it and accept the image's location detail..

I'd really appreciate some help on this, for I'm not fully sure how to go about this.

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>This thread might be of some use for you. it will help you retrieve the name of the file dropped onto your GUI, then you can do whatever it is you need to do to get the information regarding it from that.


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