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6.7.1.  < rich:dragIndicator > available since 3.0.0

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This is a component for defining what appears under the mouse cursor during drag-and-drop operations. The displayed drag indicator can show information about the dragged elements.

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In the simplest way the component could be defined empty - in that case a default indicator is shown like this:

For indicator customization you need to define one of the following facets:

  • "single" — indicator shown when dragging a single item;

  • "multiple" — indicator shown when dragging several items.


The current implementation of the <rich:dragIndicator> component does not support multiple items selection. The feature is described for future releases.

Thus for specify a look-and-feel you have to define one of these facets and include into it a content that should be shown in indicator.

Table of <rich:dragIndicator> attributes.

On the component LiveDemo page you can see the example of <rich:dragIndicator> usage and sources for the given example.