ondragend event

Fires on the source object when the user releases the mouse at the close of a drag operation.


HTML Attribute <element ondragend = "handler(event)">
Event Property object.ondragend = handler;
attachEvent Method object.attachEvent("ondragend", handler)
addEventListener Method object.addEventListener("dragend", handler, useCapture)


Event information

Synchronous No
Bubbles Yes
Cancelable Yes


Event handler parameters

Standards information

There are no standards that apply here.


The HTMLLinkElementEvents2::ondragend event is the final drag event to fire, following the HTMLLinkElementEvents2::ondragleave event, which fires on the target object.

Calls the associated event handler.

To invoke this event, do one of the following:

  • Release the mouse button during a drag operation.

See also

About DHTML Data Transfer