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Is it possible to rearrange items in the Navigation pane of File Explorer in the Windows 8.1 Preview?

Currently it shows Favorites, SkyDrive, This PC, and Libraries (from top to bottom), but I would rather have them arranged just like I had it before in Windows 7 - Favorites, Libraries, Computer (or This PC).

Any clues?

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Showing/hiding options is generally possible, but rearranging might be difficult. Perhaps some third-party utility exists to do this... –  Karan Jul 7 '13 at 22:03
Finding it may be a quest, huh? :) –  Yuriy Marushchenko Jul 7 '13 at 22:31
Sure, and I wish you luck on your journey! :) –  Karan Jul 7 '13 at 22:34

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No real fix for this, but you could try pinning Libraries and C: drive ect, to your favourites, then they will always stay on top of the list. It just a temp fix thats working for me.

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There is no option in Windows 8.1 till now to rearrange items in navigation pane, but this might change with the final release.

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Here's how to move Libraries to below Favorites... http://winaero.com/blog/how-to-move-libraries-above-this-pc-in-windows-8-1/. I hate having SkyDrive and Homegroup before Computer though so any fix for that would be nice...

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Please describe the method because links can often end up being broken. –  tumchaaditya Jan 4 '14 at 21:47

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