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Change reading pane view in Outlook 2016 for Windows

You can change the position of the reading pane, or turn it on or off.


The Reading Pane is turned on by default. 

1. Click on the View tab.

Fig 1. Location of the View tab…

Fig 1. Location of the View tab
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2. Under Reading Pane, you can either select:

  • Right
  • Bottom
  • Off

This will move the reading pane to your selected area.

Fig 2. Reading pane options…

Fig 2. Reading pane options
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