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Old 31 August 2015, 20:50   #1
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HELP: can no longer drag and drop

Hi guys,

For some reason I can no longer drag and drop files off windows desktop onto workbench??


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Old 01 September 2015, 12:19   #2
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Not enough information..

Running WinUAE with admin privileges? Drag and drop does not work between different privilege level processes. (Windows security feature, application can't override it)

Too basic configuration? Drag and drop mounting requires "uae boot rom" (at least one UAE expansion must be enabled, like directory filesystem)
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Old 01 September 2015, 13:24   #3
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Thanks Toni, I have only just discovered that you can do with WinUAE "drag and drop files or directories" from the Windows desktop to the Workbench. I noticed that you create a volume file or directory name, then it can be disassembled with the usual "Assign Dismount volume name:", or with the simple reboot, really useful
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