1.    05 Aug 2017 #1
    Join Date : Sep 2016
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    Windows 10

    Arrange desktop list (shortcut)

    Is it possible to arrange the order of desktop files/folders in the taskbar >> Button That shows a pop-up menu of all desktop Items? They move up and down constantly but without logic, like a-z sort or last used.
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  2.    05 Aug 2017 #2
    Join Date : Feb 2014
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    Windows 10 Professional

    You can 'drag to order' but it will only last for the current session.

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