OL2000: How to Turn on the Horizontal Scroll Bar in Table Views

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Summary
This article describes how to display a horizontal scroll bar for any ofthe table views.
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In the table view of any Outlook folder, you can change the widths of thecolumns; however, the columns must fit on the screen. There is nohorizontal scroll bar or an option to increase column width so that some ofthem expand to the right of the screen. To have the columns retain theirwidth and expand to the right of the screen, you must enable a horizontalscroll bar.

To Display a Horizontal Scroll Bar

Follow these steps to display the horizontal scroll bar:

  1. On the View menu, point to Current View, and click Customize Current View.
  2. Click Other Settings, and click to clear the Automatic Column Sizing check box. Click OK and OK.
Now, if you size a column wider than will fit on the screen, you can scrollto the right. The Automatic Column Sizing option is unique to the folderthat you have open when you change the setting.
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Article ID: 197419 - Last Review: 01/12/2015 16:03:54 - Revision: 6.0

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