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Office 365 (Outlook for the Web) - Link Previews in Office 365

This document provides an overview of how to insert a link preview into a mail message using Office 365 - Outlook Web App.

Link preview adds a small preview snippet to the message when you paste a URL into the email message. 

To enable this feature in the Outlook Web App for Office 365:
  • When in the Outlook Web App for Office 365, first click on the Settings icon Cog Wheel.
  • Click on Mail
  • Under the Mail subfolder Layout, click on Link preview.
  • Click on the selection box next to Preview links in email.
Link Preview Screen

Once this feature is selected, paste a URL into a message for a preview of the web page.

To Disable Link Preview:
Unchecking the selection box next to Preview links in email and then clicking Save will turn this feature off.  

If you have any questions, come by the Help Desk at Hardman & Jacobs Undergraduate Learning Center Room 105, call 646-1840, or email us at

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Owner:John B.Group:New Mexico State University
Created:2017-02-13 10:15 MDTUpdated:2020-05-26 15:14 MDT
Sites:New Mexico State University
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