Drag and Drop

Valerie Sutton sutton at SIGNWRITING.ORG
Wed Jul 20 19:07:25 UTC 2005

SignWriting List
July 20, 2005

Everyone -
I am having no problems dragging and dropping from Firefox into any  
mac document...Do not right-click. Just use the left part of your  
mouse and do it very quickly...grab it quickly and drag and it works  
on the Mac...I will check it in Windows later...Val ;-)


On Jul 20, 2005, at 11:42 AM, Adam Frost wrote:

That is true. I have both IE and Firefox. I don't really see much of  
a difference between the two with SignPuddle, but I have notice that  
IE does allow me to copy and paste, whereas Firefox does not.


 >From: "Charles Butler" <chazzer3332000 at YAHOO.COM>
 >Reply-To: sw-l at majordomo.valenciacc.edu
 >To: sw-l at majordomo.valenciacc.edu
 >Subject: Re: [sw-l] Drag and Drop
 >Date: Wed, 20 Jul 2005 11:09:46 -0700 (PDT)
 >Though I hate to plug Microsoft Products, Internet Explorer has one  
advantage over Firefox.  I can go to the SignPuddle, copy a sign, and  
drag it directly to my yahoo screen. It picks up the Java script and  
drops it directly into the email.  Firefox won't do that.
 >This way I can clip a sign directly without saving it to my desktop  
first.  (that's how I have been able to easily put things for  
discussion in my emails.
 >Charles Butler
 >Valerie Sutton <sutton at signwriting.org> wrote:
 >SignWriting List
 >July 20, 2005
 >Hello Nana!
 >Great to hear that you are eager to learn how to add signs to the new
 >Philippine SignPuddle!
 >You can use Internet Exporer in the beginning. Do not worry. Later,
 >as you become more advanced, you may need to use FireFox, because it
 >is a faster web browser. How do you use FireFox?
 >1. Go to this web page:
 >Scroll ALL the way down to the bottom of the page. You will see an
 >icon for Lessons in SignMaker...Click on that icon. It will take you
 >to Help Files. You will see the first one shows you how to download
 >the new browser called FireFox...Try this! See if you can download
 >Firefox ;-)))
 >Then write again and we can start! Val ;-)
 >Click on SignMaker lessons....(see attached)

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