Changing 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 Brightspace. This document contains the steps for changing this setting.

  1. Log into Brightspace.
  2. Click on Communication in the navbar.
  3. Click Email.
  4. Click Settings.
    screenshot of where to find email settings
  5. Scroll down to Display Options.
  6. Deselect the option Show the Message Preview pane to open a message in a new window.
    screenshot of email display options
  7. Click Save.