ThanksClick to expand... go figure?I know from the switching accounts method, that this problem is related to the hardware or the system software, it has nothing to do with the general 3rd party software...Maybe Reply Jan says: September 10, 2016 at 5:10 am Thanks a lot !! If I went to Desktop & Screensaver the screensaver examples would just be a white box, nothing in them.. weblink
Reply Dino says: October 24, 2016 at 2:06 am Ok, my problem is even simpler. I have never had any issues with it at all, it was just the idiosyncrasies of the 3rd party software that would cause problems, but only minor, By the time Lion However, after OS X Lion, Apple decided to hide tap and drag options deep within the Preferences. So if you're using a mouse, or a bluetooth trackpad or something, look for the appropriate preference label– they're usually named in a self-reflecting manner, so don't change something if it's http://osxdaily.com/2015/09/07/drag-and-drop-not-working-mac-os-x-troubleshooting/
share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply nyolc8, Jul 29, 2012 nyolc8 macrumors regular Joined: Jul 20, 2012 #8 If the problem appears, open Terminal Wiping it up with a simple wet wipe and letting it dry will do the trick. For best results you'll probably want to try these in order, they're arranged in order of simplicity to slightly more complex.
See my post above. –smileBot Mar 22 '15 at 13:49 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote Holding with your thumb and dragging kills the thumb after a while. Thanks for your tips! Jul 21, 2011 5:55 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by gianfranco66, gianfranco66 Jul 21, 2011 5:55 AM in response to patricefrombern Level 1 (0 points) Jul 21, El Capitan Drag And Drop Not Working Note that there's different little variations of this dragging & dropping issue that brought us here.
Read More Home About Contact David Eedle Geek, tech, programmer, business owner. Mac Drag And Drop Not Working El Capitan Reply Pavlo says: 4 years ago I've tried all of these with no luck. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply (You must log in or sign up to post here.) Show Ignored Content Page 1 of 2 1 http://www.switchingtomac.com/tutorials/osx/cant-drag-and-drop-in-os-x-lion/ Sadly, it seems to be a major problem with 10.7, even up to 10.7.4 (latest).
For whatever reason, this also fixes the issue for a certain amount of time. Can't Drag Files Mac Reply Geoff says: May 16, 2016 at 9:02 pm My problem is that drag and drop is intermittent. Reply Kevin says: September 7, 2015 at 2:49 pm Anyone using AirParrot will have this problem. You can do this by click on the Apple logo, choosing Force Quit and then choosing the Finder.
If i click esc, it sometimes goes back to where it was. whytevee thanks so much for this! Drag And Drop On Macbook Pro Not Working Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site (the association bonus does not count). How To Drag And Drop On Mac El Capitan Loading...
Subscribe to the OSXDaily newsletter to get more of our great Apple tips, tricks, and important news delivered to your inbox! http://sevevb.com/drag-and/drag-n-drop-not-working-mac.html The other solutions do not work or apply. Thanks for that one. For power users, this is a very handy feature and is useful for those users with Macs that do not have a multi-gesture capable touchpad or trackpad. 1. How To Drag And Drop On Macbook
All Rights Reserved. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply MrG299, Jul 29, 2012 MrG299 macrumors newbie Joined: Sep 29, 2008 Location: Kalamazoo, MI #5 Anyone find a Drag an icon off of the dock to remove it, it just hangs onto the mouse pointer and never goes away. check over here Browse other questions tagged osx finder or ask your own question.
Thanks guys! Can't Drag And Drop Mac El Capitan It is so annoying. Thanks.
Thus, we'll trash the preferences and start anew, which is an effective technique for troubleshooting strange behavior for a Mac mouse and trackpad, and then reboot the Mac again. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply zankty, Jul 31, 2012 zankty macrumors newbie Joined: Nov 26, 2007 #10 Same here. I have EXACTLY the same problem... Drag And Drop Mac Problem Drag an icon from the icon bar at the top (command-click) and you can pick up the icon and move it, but never drop it.
About Jimmy Selix Jimmy Selix is an early adopter that loves to be one of the first on the block to have the latest and greatest in technology and gadgets. I wan it to move the passage not copy the passage. thank you so much. this content Various solutions offered including deleting your mouse preferences or Finder preferences files.
Is this a Mission Control issue?)DetailsLate 2008 unibody 15 inch MacBook pro, with the graphic processor factory upgrade. Funny, I had some other problem a few years back that was solved with Accessibility Preferences. The only benefit has been the ability to run newer software, but I can't help thinking the world would be a much better place if Apple just stopped messing with Snow If you want to avoid accidental tiggering of hot corners, you can add modifier-keys to them (i.e.
That works but the original is left behind. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply zankty, Aug 2, 2012 zankty macrumors newbie Joined: Nov 26, 2007 #12 So I did some testing and Some of them work for me like putting it into sleep and waking it again. Tried everything else, but this was the only thing that worked.
Bad news though, after uninstalling all of that software there must have still been a driver left behind because it did not solve the issue. You can not post a blank message. Category Film & Animation License Standard YouTube License Show more Show less Loading... I tried all your advice and the last one was the good one!!!! (restarting the finder) Reply Webdesign in Berlin says: 4 years ago Most likely you have AirDisplay installed, go
Reply Allen says: October 31, 2016 at 8:55 am Thanks very much for posting this solution. Worked for me. smokingapples 57,929 views 6:49 How to Single Finger Double-Tap Select & Drag on Trackpad OS X Mavericks - Duration: 1:34. Most Liked Posts Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next macguy11, Jul 25, 2012 macguy11 macrumors member Joined: Mar 19, 2011 #1 Hey guys, When I pick up an item on
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