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How do I make the RichTextBox support drag and drop

Platform: WinForms| Category: RichTextBox

1) Set the AllowDrop property to true
2) Add handlers for both the DragEnter and DragDrop event

	this.richTextBox1.DragEnter += new System.Windows.Forms.DragEventHandler(this.richTextBox1_DragEnter);
	this.richTextBox1.DragDrop += new System.Windows.Forms.DragEventHandler(this.richTextBox1_DragEnter);

	....

	private void richTextBox1_DragEnter(object sender, 
			System.Windows.Forms.DragEventArgs e)
	{
		if (((DragEventArgs)e).Data.GetDataPresent(DataFormats.Text)) 
			((DragEventArgs)e).Effect = DragDropEffects.Copy;
		else
			((DragEventArgs)e).Effect = DragDropEffects.None;
	}

	private void richTextBox1_DragDrop(object sender, DragEventArgs e) 
	{
		// Loads the file into the control. 
		richTextBox1.LoadFile((String)e.Data.GetData('Text'), System.Windows.Forms.RichTextBoxStreamType.RichText);
	}

Here are VB snippets.

	    AddHandler Me.richTextBox1.DragEnter, New System.Windows.Forms.DragEventHandler(AddressOf Me.richTextBox1_DragEnter)
	 AddHandler Me.richTextBox1.DragDrop, New System.Windows.Forms.DragEventHandler(AddressOf Me.richTextBox1_DragEnter)

	.....


	Private Sub richTextBox1_DragEnter(sender As Object, e As System.Windows.Forms.DragEventArgs)
 
		If CType(e, DragEventArgs).Data.GetDataPresent(DataFormats.Text) Then
  			CType(e, DragEventArgs).Effect = DragDropEffects.Copy
		Else
			CType(e, DragEventArgs).Effect = DragDropEffects.None
		End If 

	End Sub ’richTextBox1_DragEnter


	Private Sub richTextBox1_DragDrop(sender As Object, e As DragEventArgs)

		’ Loads the file into the control. 
   		richTextBox1.LoadFile(CType(e.Data.GetData('Text'), [String]), System.Windows.Forms.RichTextBoxStreamType.RichText)

	End Sub ’richTextBox1_DragDrop 

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