Column Widths: Adjusting

You can adjust the width of a column by using the mouse or specifying a measurement.

Mouse Method

  1. Select the column(s) you wish to adjust the width for.


  2. Place your cursor on the vertical line that separates the column headings and drag it left or right to resize the column. e.g.
  3. You can quickly AutoFit a column by double-clicking on the column separators.

Specifying a Width Measurement

  1. Select the column(s) you wish to adjust the width for.
  2. Display the Home ribbon and click on the button at the right of the ribbon.


  3. Choose Column Width.


  4. Enter the number of characters wide you want the selected column(s) to be then choose OK or press Enter.

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