Drag and Drop Keyboard Shortcuts in Windows 7 [ Reader Tip ] Abhijeet Mukherjee 09 Aug 2010 Danny, one of our readers, came up with some cool drag and drop keyboard shortcut combination for Windows 7 (and may be Vista and XP too).Here’s his comment on our killer keyboard shortcuts article:If the normal function of a drag & drop is to MOVE a file (e.g. between folders within the same drive/partition), CTRL+[drag&drop] will copy the file.If the normal function of a drag & drop is to COPY a file (e.g. between folders of different drives/partitions), SHIFT+[drag&drop] will cut & paste the file.Despite both situations, ALT+[drag&drop] will create a shortcut of the file in the destination folder.Try this out and let us know if it worked for you. Thanks Danny! Last updated on 8 Feb, 2018 The above article may contain affiliate links which help support Guiding Tech. However, it does not affect our editorial integrity. The content remains unbiased and authentic. Read Next 11 Brilliant Command Prompt (CMD) Tricks You Probably Don’t Know About Check Out 11 Brilliant Command Prompt (cmd) Tricks You Probably Don't Know About. Top 7 Must-Have Apps for the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro Boost the potential of your OnePlus 8 and #OnePlus 8 Pro with these powerful #Android apps. 20 Samsung Internet Browser Tips and Tricks on Android Did you recently switch to #Samsung Internet #Browser? Here are some tips and tricks for the #Samsung browser to enhance your browsing. 15 Killer Google Chrome Features You Might Not Know About Some amazing Google #Chrome you probably don't know about. Check them NOW. Top 6 Keyboards for the Apple M1 iPad Pro The #Apple M1 #iPad Pro is more than just a humble tablet. Bring convenience to the mix with these functional keyboards for the 5th gen iPad Pro. How to Use a Windows Keyboard with a Mac It's quite easy to use a Windows #keyboard with #Mac using modify keys. No need to train your mind to adjust new keys position. Here's how to make changes in the #macOS to use a Windows #keyboard. Top 7 Ways to Fix MacBook Keyboard Keys Not Working #MacBook keys not working can mess with your workflow. Read the post to learn how to troubleshoot the #Mac keys not working issue. 3 Best Wireless Keyboards for MacBook Users Are you planning to upgrade your #keyboard? Have a look at these #wireless keyboards for the Apple #Macbook Pro and the MacBook Air.