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. How to Fix iPad's Magic Keyboard Backlight Not Working Issue Do you keep running issues with the Magic #Keyboard's backlight on your #iPad Pro or iPad Air? Here is a guide on how to fix iPad's Magic #Keyboard backlight issue. A Guide to Fixing Keyboard Shortcuts Not Working on Windows 10 Can't use certain #keyboard #shortcuts on your #Windows 10 PC? Or perhaps, #keyboard #shortcuts suddenly stopped working? Refer to the solutions in this guide to fix the problem. How to Add Context Menu Keyboard Shortcut in Windows 10 Did you that PowerToys in #Windows can make your work easier? You can now add context menu #keyboard shortcut on any #Windows 10 computer using any keyboard with PowerToys. A Complete Guide to Using Print Screen in Windows 10 Are you wondering how to take a screenshot using the Print screen key in #Windows? Find out the answer here where we guide you on how to use Print screen button to take #screenshots.