Drag and Drop Microflows/Pages into Microflow

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Coming home with sore hands from using the mouse too much during the day is very uncomfortable. Therefore this how-to will teach you how to use the mouse more efficiently while modeling a Mendix app. 

1. Generating a sub microflow from selected actions

If it is possible, re-using logic is an important procedure while developing apps. The actions that form the reusable logic can be selected and turned into a sub microflow. This just takes two clicks as the following animation shows:

2. Dragging a page into a microflow

Dragging an existing form from the project explorer reduces the amount of mouse clicks and hovering a lot. The animation shows how to drag a form into a microflow:

3. Drag a microflow into a microflow

Instead of creating a new sub microflow action it is a lot easier to drag an existing microflow into the current one. The dragged microflow will automatically be identified as a sub microflow.