Changing the width of an integer column in MapInfo Pro

Products affected: MapInfo Pro™
 
It is not possible to make modifications to a width of an integer column in MapInfo Pro.
An Integer column is predefined to hold the following:
Whole numbers (without a decimal) from -2,147,483,648 to +2,147,483,647 (inclusive); stored in 4 bytes
 
UPDATED:  December 6, 2019