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Rename and dock Finder sidebar foldiers
Authored by: The Eck on Oct 03, '12 01:37:29PM

There's an interesting conundrum with respect to adding items to the sidebar. You can drag folders and position them just about anywhere you want.

However, to add an app or a file, you have to use cmd-T or File > Add to Sidebar, both of which add the selected item to the bottom of the list, meaning if you want to position it elsewhere, it involves the extra step of selecting the item in the sidebar and positioning it.

Is there some way to simply drag non-folder items to the sidebar? I'd love to see this fixed.



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Rename and dock Finder sidebar foldiers
Authored by: NaOH-Lye on Oct 04, '12 05:14:52PM

Simply hold the Command key while you drag an item to the Sidebar (at least under 10.7).



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Rename and dock Finder sidebar foldiers
Authored by: The Eck on Oct 04, '12 07:19:12PM

Hey, great tip! Thanks for helping.



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