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Data View - Column Width

Is it possible to fix the column width in the data view table in Power Bi.  I have a column with a lot of text in and the column automatically fixes the width of it for the text as opposed to wrap text in Excel.
I know you can manually change the width by dragging the column but next time I open it, it reverts to the maximum width again



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Great suggestion MWild, this is very frustraing 

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Hi @mwild ,


Unfortunately, it is not possible to set the column width automatically, you can only adjust it manually.

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Neeko Tang

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