Autosort macro for items in a view

DNDNelson

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Does anyone have a well written sub to move an item up and down a view sorted by a user-defined field?

Goal: I want to assign a priority number to each item in a folder, then be able to reprioritize items and update the other items affected by that change.

e.g. I have 100 posts in a folder, each with an "ORDER" field with values 1-100. I want ribbon buttons to move item #27 up and down the list, and to update the current #27 to 28, etc. Or a button to input an ORDER value of 27, and then update the affected posts' ORDER values.

It seems like it would be a common request, but I've always settled for workarounds. Or if there's another way to achieve persistent, visible ordering, I'd appreciate a hint.
 
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