Dragging is one of the ways to control Editors.

How to drag

1. Position the mouse above the object that you want to drag.
2. Press the (left) mouse button.
3. Keeping the mouse button pressed, move the mouse across the window. A shadow of the object will follow.
4. Release the mouse button when it is above the location where you want your object to be moved (the drop site). If the drop site makes any sense, the object will move there.

See also Shift-drag.

Usage in the Praat program

Dragging is used for manipulating the time and value of one or more marks, targets, or boundaries:

© ppgb, September 13, 1996