How To Turn Off Message Preview In Outlook 2013 | Tips and Tricks

How To Turn Off Message Preview In Outlook 2013

How To Turn Off Message Preview In Outlook 2013

With Outlook 2013, you can now turn off the message preview in your inbox to avoid the clutter of the first lines of your email. That means you can free up more space in the panel to see more messages on your screen without having to scroll. Here’s how to disable Message Preview in Outlook 2013 in four easy steps.

1. Click View on the navigation panel to open  up the View tab. 

How To Turn Off Message Preview In Outlook 2013 Step 1


2. Click Message Preview right below the View tab. 

How To Turn Off Message Preview In Outlook 2013 Step 2


3. Select Off from the dropdown list of options. 

How To Turn Off Message Preview In Outlook 2013 Step 3


4. Click This Folder to turn off message previews in your current inbox. If you have more than one inbox in Outlook and want to turn off message previews for all of them, click All Mailboxes

How To Turn Off Message Preview In Outlook 2013 Step 4


And you’re done! Now your inbox is significantly less cluttered and you can see more mail without having to scroll down your inbox. 

How To Turn Off Message Preview In Outlook 2013 Final Look


Conversely, if you want to preview more of your messages, just repeat steps 1 and 2, and select 2 Lines or 3 Lines in step 3. 

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Cherlynn joined the Laptopmag team in June 2013 and has since been writing about all things tech and digital with a focus on mobile and Internet software development. She also edits and reports occasionally on video. She graduated with a M.S. in Journalism (Broadcast) from Columbia University in May 2013 and has been designing personal websites since 2001.
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