In Excel if you have a long piece of text like a URL in a cell you can stop the cell from becoming a double-line cell and messing up the rest of your layout. It does this by just clipping the information that's in the cell.

wrap cell

Is there a way you can set this in Google Sheets?


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Deactivate line breaks in the toolbar:

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There are presently three options, in order of icons: Overflow, Text wrapping and Clip:

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