This example demonstrates drag and drop using a proxy element.
The YUI Drag & Drop Utility lets you make HTML elements draggable.
For this example, we will enable drag and drop for the three
However, instead of dragging the elements around, a proxy element is created and moved instead.
Many implmentations can benefit from the use of the proxy element because it avoids positioning
complications that can occur when changing the css styles of the source element. Proxy drags
also perform better than dragging the element directly.
Now we create the instances of
YAHOO.util.DDProxy, passing the element ids or references for our demo elements.
Note: You are viewing this example in debug mode with logging enabled. This can significantly slow performance.
All YUI 2.x users should review the YUI 2.8.2 security bulletin, which discusses a vulnerability present in YUI 2.4.0-2.8.1.