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Drag and Drop

Important: for security reasons this feature is not enabled by default, the server must be started with open-files=yes.


Open a file manager and drag any file onto a window that is managed by xpra.

For debugging, use the "dragndrop" debug flag.


  • this feature is only available in version 2.1 and newer (GUI, etc), see #1493
  • the file will be uploaded and opened with the default application, rather than the application it was dropped onto - #1494