Re: Stop Accidental Drag and Drop

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Subject: Re: Stop Accidental Drag and Drop
Posted by:  Roger Abell [MVP] (mvpNoSp…@asu.edu)
Date: Thu, 7 Dec 2006

If your requirements include allowing users to "re-name
or create files and folders" and I would assume delete
without any further qualification, for all within some root
folder, then no, there is no way to prevent the behavior.

"Shane Paull" <ShanePau…@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:25D93870-9054-4D23-9436-E5BD13FFD4…@microsoft.com...
> Server OS - Win 2003 SBS
> WS OS - XP
>
> Have had a rash of people accidentally moving folder structures by doing
> the
> Drag & Drop.  My boss wants me to stop this from being able to happen.
>
> Have attempted to set the folder permissions on the server, but I do not
> wish to use the explicit deny.
>
> Is there any way I can stop this from happening with out stopping the
> users
> from being able to still re-name or create files and folders?

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Stop Accidental Drag and Drop posted by Shane Paull on Thu, 7 Dec 2006