Drag and drop text (and cut/copy/paste) with only the mouse. No keyboard is needed, not even the modifier keys.
Are you looking for just a simple drag and drop?
There is a sister package to this one,
simple-drag-drop-text. It has less features but it is simpler to use and follows the standard drag/drop behavior of other editors.
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atom install drag-drop-text or use the settings page.
There is no Atom command. Actions are triggered by holding down the mouse in the text editor without moving for a certain duration. The duration defaults to 750 MS but can be changed in settings.
Operations fall into two categories. There are drag & drop text operations and normal cut/copy/paste operations. All operations use the normal clipboard. Instructions for each operation follow ...
Copyright Mark Hahn using the MIT license
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