HTML ondragstart event Attribute

❮ HTML Event Attributes


<p draggable="true" ondragstart="myFunction(event)">Drag me!</p>


The ondragstart attribute specifies the script to be run at the start of a drag operation.

Note: To make an element draggable, use the global HTML5 draggable attribute.

Tip: A links and images are draggable by default there is no need of draggable attribute.

Standard Syntax

<element ondragstart="script">

Browser Support


Attribute Values

Value Description
script Specifies the script to be run on ondragstart

Technical Details

Supported HTML elements:

ALL HTML elements
❮ HTML Event Attributes