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Gmail: Intermediate tips

Use a reading pane in Gmail



Keep your inbox in view while reading and replying to email. Just use Gmail’s reading pane.

Use a reading pane""

  1. Open Gmail.
  2. At the top right, click Settings ""and thenSee all settings.
  3. At the top, click Inbox.
  4. Next to Reading Pane, select Enable reading pane and select the reading pane position:
    • No split
    • Right of inbox
    • Below inbox

Note: The reading pane is not available for multiple inboxes.

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