Folders Hide Settings Not Working

There are a number of shell folders in the my documents folder that i want to hide, such as favorites, links, searches, desktop, etc. When i set these folders' properties to "hidden, " they act hidden in the my documents folder itself, but are still visible in the navigation pane. Is this by design? Or is there a way for me to hide these folders completely? I don't manually access these folders very often, and i don't want to see them in the navigation pane (which i use regularly) unless i have "show hidden files and folders" checked.

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