Windows Drag & Drop Location

Is there any way to find out (through some Windows API call) where files have been recently dropped, meaning the location where the user released the files he was dragging. I'm wondering if Windows keeps any historical information, at least temporarily, of the sort, because it would solve a major hurdle we're currently facing.

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David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
not saved.. auditing can tell you were files were deleted / created if enabled prior to the act.  If a user drags and drops to the wrong folder they can hit ctrl-z and undo the move as long as they pay attention.  Users paying attention to details.. HAH!

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Users paying attention to details.. HAH!
normally they would open the folder which was intended to be the target folder and recognize that the file they dropped was not there. however, it is too late for undoing the move then.

my advice to handle the use case - granted the user still knows the name of the file (or parts of it) - is to click at one of the parent folders (in the tree or in the address bar) and then search for the file. you could make a little training with users or even handle it by phone or teamviewer with good chances for success.

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