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Using Drag-and-Drop in the Editor

PyCharm allows copying and moving code fragments within the active editor tab, by means of drag-and-drop.

To move or copy code fragment

  1. Make sure that using drag-and-drop is enabled in the Editor page of the IDE Settings.

  2. Select the desired fragment in the editor.

  3. Move or copy selection:
    • Move: Drag the selected fragment to the target location.

    • Copy: Keeping the Ctrl key pressed, drag selection to the target location.

Last modified: 12 October 2018

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