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click and drag

Using a pointing device, such as a mouse, to latch onto an icon on screen and move it to some other location. When the screen pointer is over the icon of the object, the mouse button is clicked to grab it. The button is held down while the object is moved ("dragged") to its destination. Then the mouse button is released.
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If you want the data laid out differently, use the drag-and-drop feature.
A drag-and-drop scheduler is part of the new R3 production-management software from Nicollet Process Engineering, Minneapolis, that runs in conjunction with company's Windows NT process-monitoring system.
The LEGO Group and National Instruments worked together to develop the new MINDSTORMS NXT software, which includes a simple drag-and-drop, graphical interface optimized for the target MINDSTORMS NXT consumer - children 10 to 14 years old.
The new format encourages reuse of XAware's BizComponents(TM), and improves usability with new drag-and-drop capabilities.
Rearrange any report with simple drag-and-drop actions or by clicking on new toolbar icons to get entirely new views of the data, all from the same report and without IT assistance.
QuickBackup mode simplifies immediate backup requirements via familiar drag-and-drop operation from the Desktop and then simply clicking the "Start Backup" button - a quantum leap in ease-of-use backup operations
Drag-and-drop functionality makes it much simpler to add fun transitions, effects such as Picture-in-Picture and text that can be typed right in the Monitor window.
The easy-to-use drag-and-drop development environment enables the automation of business processes regardless of their complexity.
2, the graphical drag-and-drop Pentaho Report Designer adds a series of report templates that make it easy for organizations to create and reuse a standard library of sales, financial, HR or other reports.
In addition, experienced MINDSTORMS users can easily migrate from the graphical drag-and-drop environment of MINDSTORMS NXT to the more advanced graphical programming in LabVIEW.
Drag-and-drop Express icons automate data burning and the creation of Audio CDs, as well as simplify copying and authoring.
From a completely browser-based platform that leverages simple drag-and-drop techniques and requires zero coding, users can build robust, industry and business-specific enterprise applications in a matter of days.