using a toolstrip-button as drag&drop target


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Hi folks,

I've got a prob in using a toolstripbutton as a target of a d&d-operation. I
set AllowDrop=true in the formload event, an handle the dragenter event like
this one:

Private Sub Dragenters(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As
System.Windows.Forms.DragEventArgs)
If e.Data.GetDataPresent(DataFormats.Text) Then
e.Effect = DragDropEffects.All
Else
e.Effect = DragDropEffects.None
End If
End Sub

This handles several controls-dragenter event and it is fired as expected.
But unlike every other control the toolstripbuttons don't react correctly:
the cursor doesnt change, nor does the dragdrop event occur. A nearby
toolstriptextbox works and when the drag-path leads through it, the
dragdrop-event of the buttons is fired! So it seems as if the
e.effect-setting isn't received by the d&d-op itself, when set by
toolstripbuttons-dragenter event.
So, is there any chance to drop data on toolstripbuttons, without having to
enter a nearby control first?

Thanx for any help or hint

Volker
 
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