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Disable Preview in win8 mail app?

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    Windows 8

    Disable Preview in win8 mail app?


    Is their a way to disable the preview pane in the Mail app in win8?
    My thinking for this is for security reasons..virus etc.
    I havent upgraded to 8.1 yet still have 8.
    Ive done a search but only come up with preview in file explorer not mail..any help would be great.

    Thanks

    JC

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    Posts : 26
    Windows 8


    Thanks for Moving the post..my bad.
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  3. #3


    Posts : 7
    7 Pro


    bump, looking for this answer for this as well, just installed 8, then 8.1 and not liking the preview pane as all.
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Disable Preview in win8 mail app?
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