Change Preview Pane Settings in Email

The preview pane settings allow you to view your emails in a new window or in a preview pane at the bottom of the message list. The preview pane is the default setting in D2L. This document contains the steps for changing this setting.


  1. Log into D2L.
  2. Click the Collaboration menu in the navbar, then select Email.
  3. Click the Settings link in the upper right corner of your Inbox.
    Settings option in Email inbox
  4. Scroll down to the Display Options section.
  5. Deselect the option Show the Message Preview pane to open a message in a new window.
    Email Display Options
  6. Click Save.