How to open replies and forwards in a new window

Outlook 2013
By default, if Reading pane is opened, Outlook opens replies and forwards in the same window, but you can fix this behavior 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

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