HELLO and welcome to the Drag 'N Drop website, home of the PDF magazine for RISC OS 5 computer users - Raspberry Pi, Beagleboard, Iyonix machines and more.

Drag 'N Drop costs just £ 3.75 per issue (or £ 4.75 with the programs 'typed in') and it comes out every three months. There are no subscription fees, just come back to this website to buy the next one. We feature articles on programming in Basic and machine code, reviews of products, games and tutorials on using applications.

As well as magazines you can buy other publications from this site.

Price £ 3.75


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Price £ 4.75


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Price £ 10.00

The collection of RISC OS programs accompanying the popular book, containing all the listings in a ready to run format - plus a few bonuses.

This is the DOWNLOAD version in Zip (archive) format If you want the USB stick in the post please click on the Drag N Drop logo re-select from the main menu.


Click on the image, left, for a free sample. To purchase the full copy use the Buy It Now button, above.

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Price £ 10.00

The collection of RISC OS programs accompanying the popular book, containing all the listings in a ready to run format - plus a few bonuses.

This is the USB flash drive version, normally 2GB (designs may vary) so plenty of extra space for your own programs. If you want the download please click on the Drag N Drop logo re-select from the main menu.

If you purchase the printed book (or have already done so) your memory stick or download will additionally contain a PDF copy of the book for your personal use.

GBP2.50 postage/handling worldwide.


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Price £ 20.00

This book contains all you need to know about writing multi-tasking ('Wimp') applications on RISC OS.

There are over 100 demonstration programs in BBC Basic to type in, beginning with an exploration of the desktop, setting up windows, populating them with icons, dealing with mouse clicks, advancing to menus and user graphics, emulating ZX Spectrum games, how to implement a save-as dialogue box and application directories. 25 fully-functioning type-in applications are listed, ranging from fun to the serious including a notepad, a plotter, Maestro bar copier, window closer, label designer, Envelope editor and more.

Click on the image for a free PDF sample. The book, a 300 page, easy-open A5 wirebound printed volume, is written in the practical and accessible, hands-on Drag 'N Drop style.

Postage and handling £3.00 worldwide.


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Price £ 18.00

All of your favourite magazines from 1i1 to 11i1 (43 issues), containing PDFs (all platforms) and the original Ovation/Easiwriter files, programs and original clipart (RISC OS).

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Price £ 3.75


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Price £ 4.75


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Price £ 14.00

In 2013 we released the '55 BBC Books' to critical acclaim, now enjoy 25 more books (new and upgrade prices the same) Over 17,000 pages and 3,000 tested listings of BBC and Electron programming, also suitable for the Raspberry Pi where BBC Basic runs like lightning. Those 3D graphics programs appear instantly!. HTML, PDF, SSD disc images for all platforms, plus Impression and Easiwriter and BBC Basic files for RISC OS. Click on the CD picture for a free sample and full list of books. Postage free to anywhere in the world.

Click on the image, left, for a free sample. To purchase the full copy use the Buy It Now button, above.

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Price £ 16.00

Flash drive version, return to the menu and select 80 BBC Micro Books CD-Rom if you want the CD version.

In 2013 we released the '55 BBC Books' to critical acclaim, now enjoy 25 more books (new and upgrade prices the same) Over 17,000 pages and 3,000 tested listings of BBC and Electron programming, also suitable for the Raspberry Pi where BBC Basic runs like lightning. Those 3D graphics programs appear instantly!. HTML, PDF, SSD disc images for all platforms, plus Impression and Easiwriter and BBC Basic files for RISC OS. Click on the USB flash drive picture for a free sample and full list of books. Postage free to anywhere in the world.

*Design and colour of flash drive may vary.


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Price £ 3.75


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Price £ 4.75


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Price £ 3.75


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Price £ 4.75


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Price £ 3.75


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Price £ 4.75


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Price £ 3.75


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Price £ 4.75


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Price £ 3.75


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Price £ 4.75


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