Skip to main content

UploadAdvancedModeSettings.EnableDragAndDrop Property

Specifies whether end-users can add files to the control file list by dragging them to the upload control.

Namespace: DevExpress.Web

Assembly: DevExpress.Web.v23.1.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Web


public virtual bool EnableDragAndDrop { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description
Boolean false

true, to enable drag and drop support; otherwise, false.

Property Paths

You can access this nested property as listed below:

Library Object Type Path to EnableDragAndDrop
ASP.NET Web Forms Controls ASPxUploadControl
.AdvancedModeSettings .EnableDragAndDrop
ASP.NET MVC Extensions UploadControlSettings
.AdvancedModeSettings .EnableDragAndDrop


The ASPxUploadControl allows end-users to add files to upload lists by dragging them to a control. By default, the drag and drop functionality is disabled. To enable it, set the ASPxUploadControl.UploadMode property to Advance and switch the EnableDragAndDrop property to true.



The drag and drop functionality requires the end-user’s browser to support HTML5 technology and the draggable attribute, which is supported by the following browsers: IE10+, Safari 6+, Firefox 4+, Google Chrome, and Opera 12+.

To learn more, see the Drag and Drop topic.

See Also