ZCS 6.0:Zimlet Developers Guide:Examples:Panel Item Drag Source

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Developer Article

Article Information

This article applies to the following ZCS versions.

ZCS 7.0 Article ZCS 7.0 ZCS 6.0 Article ZCS 6.0

Description

This zimlet will display in the Zimlet panel. It registered to accept drag-n-drop items of types: appointment, contact, conversation and mail messages.

When items of those types are dropped on the panel item, the Zimlet Handler Object com_zimbra_example_paneldragsource_HandlerObject.prototype.doDrop(obj) is called. Then the handler can process the dropped obj.

Definition File

<zimlet name="com_zimbra_example_paneldragsource" version="1.0" description="Demos panel zimlet that accepts drag source objects">
  <include>com_zimbra_example_paneldragsource.js</include>
  <handlerObject>com_zimbra_example_paneldragsource_HandlerObject</handlerObject>
  <zimletPanelItem label="Test Panel with Drag Source">
	<toolTipText>Drag and drop an object</toolTipText>
	<dragSource type="ZmAppt" />
	<dragSource type="ZmContact" />
	<dragSource type="ZmConv" />
	<dragSource type="ZmMailMsg" />
  </zimletPanelItem>
</zimlet>


Handler Object

Here is doDrop(obj) method of the Zimlet Handler Object:

/**
 * This method gets called by the Zimlet framework when an item or items are dropped on the panel.
 * 
 * @param	obj		the dropped object
 */
com_zimbra_example_paneldragsource_HandlerObject.prototype.doDrop =
function(obj) {

	var type = obj.TYPE;
	switch(type) {
		case "ZmAppt": {
			// do something with ZmAppt
			break;
		}
		case "ZmContact": {
			// do something with ZmContact
			break;
		}
		case "ZmConv": {
			// do something with ZmConv
			break;
		}
		case "ZmMailMsg": {
			// do something with ZmMailMsg
			break;
		}
	}

};


Download

Zimlet Package com_zimbra_example_paneldragsource.zip


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Verified Against: Zimbra Collaboration Server 7.0 Date Created: 12/22/2009
Article ID: https://wiki.zimbra.com/index.php?title=ZCS_6.0:Zimlet_Developers_Guide:Examples:Panel_Item_Drag_Source Date Modified: 2015-03-25



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