Although I am aware are still many who have not upgraded to WordPress 3.0 for various reasons – incompatible themes or plugins or “antique” proclaimed recommendations WordPress Guru, etc.
Free Download! Sort easily any of your custom post types order, hierarchical or not using a simple drag and drop jQuery interface. The process is very simple, once updated, the plug-in will take care for you of the template new order. This plug-in also allow you to sort the post types order for the admin interface too.