How do I edit the column width of a document library (on the list view)?

I'm using SharePoint 2010 Foundation.

  • i found i had to add 'min-width:' to the style as per the link above to get this working for widening columns...
    – emong
    Commented May 25, 2015 at 5:35

1 Answer 1


You will have to make changes to "view/Allitems.aspx" form for your document library, if you follow this link, it will help you


hope it helps ;)

  • Yes, it helped but I had to put !important in the width, overflow and white-space because ms-vh2 was overriding the styles. Thanks!
    – RHM
    Commented Aug 28, 2012 at 16:30
  • No problem and "!important" is a life saver trust me :)
    – tereško
    Commented Aug 28, 2012 at 16:42

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