15. Change Windows Mail Preview Pane View
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By default Windows Mail displays its preview pane below the list of messages. If you want to change this view so the preview pane takes on a similar look to Microsoft Outlook, i.e., preview pane beside messages, proceed as follows:
1/ Open Windows Mail.
2/ Click View on the Main Toolbar.
3/ From the drop down menu click Layout.
4/ In the Windows Layout Properties window look for the Preview pane section.
5/ Now click the radio button next to the option you require:
- Below Messages - default.
- Beside Messages.
6/ Finally click the OK button.