Tim Van Wassenhove

Passionate geek, interested in Technology. Proud father of two

16 Sep 2006

Inconsistent Drag and Drop API

Every System.Windows.Forms.Control has the following events

This means, when the user drags something away of the control, you can’t access the data anymore (unless you cached it somewhere when the DragEnter or DragOver events occured). Here is an extract from Microsoft patterns and practives on Event Design