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I have a task list that has a single-line text column, a Status column and a Modified By column (among others).

It appears that the default view has the single-line text column taking up all the room it can, making the status and modified by column go to 2-line formatting. I'd like to force the Status and Modified By columns to display on only one line, and let the single-line text go to 2-lines if it needs to.

How would I go about getting the single-line text column to lose priority for space?

EDIT: I did the cheap fix of making the column names larger, but would like a better solution (I used underscores).

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SharePoint does not allow this out-of-the-box.

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