Enable Read Receipt in Outlook Web Application(O.W.A)

If you are accessing your emails via Outlook Web Access, you can still request that you receive a read receipt. follow the steps below:

  1. Log in to your email account
  2. Click + New mail (top left) to open a new email message
  3. With the new message open, click the extended menu while composing a message and click show message options as show in the  screenshot below.


4. Once the message options box appears, check Request a read receipt and click OK as shown below.

5. User's who receive messages with read receipts in O.W.A may see the following message upon opening:


6. When the user has opened a message with read receipt enabled you will receive an email notifying you.

In iOS Mail, and e-mail for Android, read receipt responses are sent by default.

Note: some mail clients may allow user's to neglect sending read receipt responses.