Pin to 8, formerly known as Start Screen Pinner – the universal pinner software for Windows 8. It can pin anything to the Start Screen or Taskbar in Windows 8. Finally it got the possibility to pin anything to Taskbar!
With Pin to 8 you will able:
to pin ANY file regardless of its type;
to pin ANY folder;
to pin drive;
to pin Control Panel items, all them including some hidden like God Mode/All Tasks, Network Connections;
to pin Libraries;
to pin Shell Objects like Run command, "Show Desktop", Window Switcher;
to pin any folders or files with drag and drop. Drop them on application window.
Note this pinning tool works properly in Windows 8 regardless of UI language.