How can I request a read receipt from Outlook?

A. A message sender can configure Outlook to receive a read receipt, which is a message sent to the sender when the recipient opens the message. To request a read receipt, perform the following steps:

  1. Create a new message as usual.
  2. From the View menu, select Options.
  3. Under "Voting and Tracking options," select the "Request a read receipt for this message" check box.
  4. Click Close.
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