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Mobile Prototyping with Axure 7 by Will Hacker

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Chapter 7. Drag-and-drop

One of the most common mobile interactions is dragging and dropping objects on the device screen. While this interaction is commonly used in mobile gaming, it's also seen in popular apps such as Facebook, which uses drag interactions to dismiss chat heads (icons representing private messages between Facebook friends) from the screen. In this chapter we'll look at:

  • Drag-and-drop interactions
  • Axure 7 drag events

Using OnDrag and OnDragDrop events

In the following example we'll use the OnDrag and OnDragDrop events of Axure to simulate a similar interaction in a prototype. To illustrate this chapter, we're going to take the same RP file we created in Chapter 6, Mobile Interactions, and add a screen to show drag-and-drop. The example ...

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