Adding Read Receipts to Microsoft Outlook


****UPDATED 12/12/17****

With new updates to Microsoft Outlook for Mac, users now have the ability to add read receipts from within the client. Here's how to do it:

  1. Open Outlook         Screen_Shot_2017-08-08_at_2.22.28_PM.png
  2. Create new email
  3. Type email
  4. Click on Options and Request ReceiptsScreen_Shot_2017-08-08_at_2.12.51_PM.png


We have had multiple request on how to add read receipts to email and here is how to do it.

  1. Log on to the web-based version of Outlook .
  2. Sign in using your school district credentials (
  3. Click on new message.
  4. Click the 3 dots at the end. (Fig. 1)
  5. This will bring up a new window that gives you the option of selecting "delivery receipt" or a "received receipt". (Fig. 2)


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