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Posted on 2004-04-28
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Hi guys,

How can I disable the highlight and drag option? What I am asking is how can I prevent someone from highlighting text
on a page and then dragging that text into another program?

Sincerely,
Brandon
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by:Zvonko
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Like this:

<body ondragstart="return false">

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Sorry, better is this:


<body onselectstart="return false">

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by:apprenti
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Ensure that only M$IE is installed, find a way of disabling Tools, and cross your fingers.
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by:brandonpowell
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Thanks so much for your help...

Sincerely,
Brandon
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by:Zvonko
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You are welcome.
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