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How to Alphabetize Your Start Menu Folders

Microsoft added functionality to the Windows operating system that allows us Alphabetize any and all of our Start Menu - Program Folders with a simple click of the mouse button. The procedure is rather simply and can greatly assist you in keeping your Start Menu folders and icon nicely and neatly arranged in order.

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For Windows XP

  1. Begin by first clicking on the Start Button.
  2. Then move your mouse over the All Programs icon to display all Start Menu folders.
  3. If your Start Menu is set to the Classic View, move your mouse over the Programs folder instead.
  4. Now, move your mouse over any of your listed menu folders such as Accessories, etc.
  5. While holding your mouse still, Press the Right Mouse Button.
  6. This will open a menu for you to now click on the Sort by Name selection.
  7. And as a result, your Programs Menu Folders will be neatly arranged alphabetically.
  8. This procedure also applies to all Sub-Menu folders as well. Simply press the Right Mouse Button.
  9. Then click on the Sort by Name selection within the menu area you want to alphabetize.

For Windows 98 And Windows Millennium

  1. Begin by first clicking on the Start Button.
  2. Then, move your mouse over the Programs menu folder until it expands.
  3. Then move your mouse over any of your listed menu folders such as Accessories, etc.
  4. While holding your mouse still, Press the Right Mouse Button.
  5. This will open a menu for you to now click on the Sort by Name selection.
  6. And as a result, your Programs Menu Folders will be neatly arranged alphabetically.
  7. This procedure also applies to all Sub-Menu folders as well. Simply press the Right Mouse Button.
  8. Then click on the Sort by Name selection within the menu area you want to alphabetize.

You Can Also Organize Your Windows Favorites By Reading: How To Manage Your Windows Favorites

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