Freeze or Unfreeze a Column

Applies to

Smartsheet
  • Pro
  • Business
  • Enterprise

Capabilities

Who can use this capability

The sheet owner and shared collaborators with Editor or Admin access to the sheet can freeze a column. 

Freeze a column to keep it visible while the rest of the sheet scrolls left or right.

You cannot freeze rows. 

Column menu expanded after clicking More on the column header

Freeze a Column

  1. To freeze a single column, hover over the column name and then click the More More icon in column header  icon.
  2. Select Freeze Column from the menu. The column you selected and any columns to its left will remain visible while columns to the right of it will scroll.

By default, column headers are frozen and always visible when you scroll vertically.

Unfreeze a Column

  • To unfreeze a column, click the More More icon in column header  icon in the column header  and select Unfreeze Column.