How to Turn On or Off Caret Browsing in Windows 10 Mail app

The Mail and Calendar apps included with Windows 10 help you stay up to date on your email, manage your schedule and stay in touch with people you care about the most. Designed for both work and home, these apps help you communicate quickly and focus on what’s important across all your accounts. Supports Office 365, Exchange,, Gmail, Yahoo! and other popular accounts.

If you like, you can turn on to use the caret to navigate within a message in the Mail app.

This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off caret browsing in the Mail app for your account in Windows 10.

EXAMPLE: Caret browsing turned on and off
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Here's How:

1. Open the Mail app.

2. Click/tap on the Settings icon at the bottom left, and click/tap on Reading pane in the Settings flyout. (see screenshot below)

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3. In the Reading pane flyout under Caret browsing, turn on (default) or off Use the caret to navigate within a message for what you want. (see screenshot below)

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That's it,