How to open replies and forwards in a new window

  • Outlook
  • 2013
  • / 2016
By default, if Reading pane is opened, Outlook opens replies and forwards in the same window, but you can fix this behaviour and open them in a new window.
Replies and Forwards in the same window Outlook 2016

To open replies and forwards in the new window, follow the next steps:

    1.    On the File tab, click the Options button:

Outlook 2016 options

    2.    In the Outlook Options dialog box, on the Mail tab, under Replies and Forwards, check Open replies and forwards in a new window:

Mail options Outlook 2016

    3.    Click OK:

Replies and Forwards in a new window Outlook 2016