Outlook 2003: Ignore All Read Receipt Requests

Posted October 19, 2006 by Rob Rogers in Microsoft Outlook

Some Outlook 2003 users like to turn on Read Receipts for their e-mail. While this can be a useful method to a receive notification that an email message has been read by a recipient, it can also be a nuisance. To increase privacy, you can choose to ignore these requests so that people will not know when you have read your e-mail messages. Read on to find out how.


1. Click Tools, and then select Options.

2. In the Options dialog box, select the Preferences tab.

3. Click the E-Mail Options button.

4. In the E-Mail Options dialog box, click the Tracking Options button.

5. Click the radio button Never send a response.

6. Click OK.

 

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