How to display and hide the Reading pane

Outlook 2016 2013 2007 2003
You can display or hide a Reading pane that displays the header and partial contents of the selected message.

To do so, on the View tab, in the Layout group, choose Reading Pane:

Layout in Outlook 2010

You can specify where the Reading Pane should be placed:

Examlpe of configuration the Reading pane:

Bottom in Outlook 2010

This pane may already be displayed.

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