Remove Drag & Drop Item from List

In the demo page, jQuery Demo Build, I want to have the ability to remove an item from the populated list.  
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Mark FranzProject ManagerAsked:
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Sudaraka WijesingheWeb Application ProgrammerCommented:
You have to make both your containers "droppable" and add the code to handle drops.
See the example in jQuery UI demo here http://jqueryui.com/demos/droppable/#photo-manager
Mark FranzProject ManagerAuthor Commented:
Yeah, I saw that and it's almost exactly what I want, but I need to have capability to add duplicate items.  For instance, in my example page you can add one, two three or as many oranges you want as a built list.  But still have the ability to remove an item.
Sudaraka WijesingheWeb Application ProgrammerCommented:
To be able to drop multiple of the same object, you have to drop a clone of the object to the second box, so that the original is not removed from the first box.
http://stackoverflow.com/questions/6400154/jquery-ui-drag-and-drop-using-a-draggable-more-than-once
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Mark FranzProject ManagerAuthor Commented:
I'm already dropping duplicate items, I just need to be able to remove a particular item, do you have time to work on the code example?  I need to be able to use pictures to build a list.

My basic requirements;

1) Drag an image to an "overflow:auto" div  [done]
2) Allow the images to be moved around  [done]
3) Allow the removing of a particular image
4) Save the built image in the exact order placed for later processing  [in work]
Sudaraka WijesingheWeb Application ProgrammerCommented:
Try the attached demo, I modified it using your demo page.
demo.html

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Mark FranzProject ManagerAuthor Commented:
You the man!  Quick and simple, I even learned something...  ;-)

      $('.shop-container').droppable({
                  accept: '#sortable li',
                  drop: function(event, ui) {
                        ui.draggable.remove();
                  }
            });
Sudaraka WijesingheWeb Application ProgrammerCommented:
Glad to help. Thanks for the points.
Mark FranzProject ManagerAuthor Commented:
Before I submit another question, do you know the easiest way to process the built list for submit to a form page?  
Sudaraka WijesingheWeb Application ProgrammerCommented:
You can add a hidden INPUT element to each LI of the list, so when you submit you get the selected list.
Mark FranzProject ManagerAuthor Commented:
Good idea!  
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