Start>Settings>Taskbar & Start Menu>advanvced (ticked scroll Programs & Applied) and was able to scroll down and find the longest entry.
The recently installed 'Sisoft Sandra Standard 2004(plus too much blurb to mention)etc etc...' had an incredibly long name which I edited down and hey presto all the column widths reduced in size accordingly.
I had nearly given up on this one.
Thank goodness for PC Advisor and it's helpful forum members !
THANK YOU CRX1600!!!!!
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