Drag-and-drop Images to MediaWiki

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Wiki Editor with "Drop files here" box.

  1. As needed: Rename the image file with a meaningful name.
  2. Drag image file from Windows Explorer or desktop to the "Drop files here" box.
  3. Follow the instructions that appear.

NOTE: Copy-and-paste from the windows Clipboard may not work. You may have to save the file to a folder and then drag the file from the folder to the wiki editor window.

Tested with: Microsoft EI 10, Firefox 27

Drag-and-Drop an Image from Email to the Wiki Editor

  1. Drag the image from the email to the desktop.
  2. Rename the file as appropriate.
  3. Drag the image file from the desktop to the Drop files here box in the wiki editor