How To Enable Drag And Drop In Windows 10

Windows 10 comes with really cool features and beautiful interface but it lacks in some points like you can’t drag and drop files to open in Photoshop or you can’t drag and drop a file on a program icon to open with that program. So today we will see how you can enable drag and drop in windows 10. Without any further ado lets see how to enable drag and drop In Windows 10

In previous versions of windows like windows 7 or windows 8 you can drag a file to open it with some program. For example if I drag a .mp4 file and drop it on VLC media player icon then it will start playing with VLC media player or if I drag and drop a .png file on Photoshop icon then it will open in Photoshop and I can easily edit it but in Windows 10 you can’t do all this, first you have to enable drag and drop then you will be able to get this feature so without any further ado let’s get started.


Steps To Enable Drag And Drop In Windows 10

Step 1: To enable this feature you have to open regedit for this you have to press windows key + R it will open run.

Step 2: Now in run you have to write regedit after that click run. Now you will see the registry file of your computer.

Step 3: Here you ave to navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE \ SOFTWARE \ Microsoft \ Windows \ CurrentVersion \ Policies \ System

Step 4: In system you will see EnableLUA, Change “EnableLUA” from “1” to “0”.

Step 5: Now after doing all the changes mentioned above you have to reboot your computer and then you can use the drag and drop feature in Windows 10.

Also Read: How To Customize Windows 

I hope this tutorial will help you in enabling drag and drop in Windows 10, this worked for me like a charm. If you like this tutorial the share it with your friends or if you have any doubt then feel free to comment in the comments section down below.

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