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  • Last Updated : 09 May, 2022
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This Drag & Drop accept Option is used to create an active accept condition where you can drag a draggable element to a drop area. In that drop area, the element will be placed if the accept class is the same as the class of your draggable element.


Droppables.add('element', {accept: 'cssClass'});

Example: In this example, both the image are draggable but drop area will only accept where the image tag class is ‘gfg’.


<!DOCTYPE html>
    <script type="text/javascript"
    <script type="text/javascript"
    <script type="text/javascript">
        window.onload = function () {
                "img")).each(function (item) {
                    new Draggable(
                        item, { revert: true, ghosting: true });
                "droparea", {
                    hoverclass: "hoverActive",
                accept: "gfg", onDrop: moveItem
            // Set drop area default non cleared.
            $("droparea").cleared = false;
        function moveItem(draggable, droparea) {
            if (!droparea.cleared) {
                droparea.innerHTML = "";
                droparea.cleared = true;
    <style type="text/css">
        #draggables {
            width: 550px;
            height: 73px;
        #droparea {
            float: left;
            width: 650px;
            height: 90px;
            border: 2px solid gray;
            text-align: center;
            font-size: 16px;
            padding: 12px;
        <h1 style="color: green;">
        <p>A Computer Science Portal for Geeks</p>
    <strong> Drag & Drop accept Option
    <div id="draggables">
        <img src="gfg.png" />
        <img class="gfg" src="gfg1.png" />
    <div id="droparea">
        Drag the Image and Drop Your
        Image in this area


  • Before drag and drop:
  • After drag and drop:

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