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ondragend event

Fires on the source object when the user releases the mouse at the close of a drag operation.


HTML Attribute <element ondragend = "handler(event)">
Event Property object.ondragend = handler;
attachEvent Method object.attachEvent("ondragend", handler)
addEventListener Method object.addEventListener("dragend", handler, useCapture)


Event information



Event handler parameters

pEvtObj [in]

Type: IHTMLEventObj

Standards information

There are no standards that apply here.


The HTMLAreaEvents2::ondragend event is the final drag event to fire, following the HTMLAreaEvents2::ondragleave event, which fires on the target object.

Calls the associated event handler.

To invoke this event, do one of the following:

  • Release the mouse button during a drag operation.

See also

About DHTML Data Transfer



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