Organize Internet Explorer Favorites In Alphabetical Order

If you have a long list of favorites, you can make them a little more organized by putting them in alphabetical order. This can make it just a little bit easier to find the one you are looking for.

To place your Favorites in alphabetical order, begin by opening the Favorites menu and selecting Organize Favorites. Right-click any URL and click Sort By Name in the pop-up menu. Your Favorites should now be in alphabetical order.

If you have a favorite site, you may want to place it at the top of the Favorites list for easy access. This is a simple task if you have your URLs sorted by name. To move a Favorite to the top of the list, access the Organize Favorites dialog box, select the URL from the list, and click the Rename button. Type an A in front of the current name so the link goes to the top of the list and click Close. Your favorite site now appears at the top of your Favorites, making it easier to access quickly.

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  • charles evnas

    how do i have it so the favorites run in alphabetical arder

    thx

  • Chip

    I am running IE 6.0. I do not have an option when I right click on URL to sort by name..Can you help

  • Guillermo

    Great Tip, Thanks

  • Tony

    Great! It works!!

  • Manu

    To organize my IE favorites i used a bookmark manager which allowed me to sort them automatically.

  • Phyllis Couch

    Thanks so much!

  • randy s

    Thanks. I’ve been messing with this problem for a month.

  • Peter S

    I’ve wonderred for ages how i set the favourites alphabetically…its bugged me for months since the list grew to silly lengths.
    Thank you – simple and done in 15 seconds

  • cee

    It happened accidentally on another computer but i don;t know what I did and cannot find info anywhere on arranging alphabetically automatically.