Windows 10: Reading Pane in Mail App Disappeared

  1.    06 Dec 2016 #1

    Reading Pane in Mail App Disappeared


    Yesterday afternoon my mail app suddenly decided that I no longer wanted the reading pane off to the right side unless I am in full screen mode. If I open the window wider (but not full screen) it will either let me have the preview screen or the bar off to the left with the list of accounts, but not both. If I open the mail app in full screen it has both the preview pane and the ribbon on the left.
    I'm sure I must have clicked something to make it do this but have no idea what. I've clicked and unclicked "show preview text" a few times and completely restarted once to no avail. What have I done and how do I fix it? I'm using a desktop PC.
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  2. Posts : 2,554
    Windows 10 Home x64: 1607 Redstone (1) Build 14393.1198
       06 Dec 2016 #2

    On my mail App my right pane only shows when I click on the mail I want to read
    Hope that is what you are on about
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  3.    06 Dec 2016 #3

    No, previously my app always showed ribbon on the left, mail in the middle, pane on the right; even if I didn't have a specific email open. Now it will only show an email if I select it, and it then brings it up in a separate window. I hate that configuration and want the reading pane back.
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