Read Receipts settings on Windows Live Mail 2011

This is about the Read Receipts settings available on Windows Live Mail 2011. The different settings that are available are Requesting Read Receipts, Returning Read Receipts and Secure Receipts.

Requesting Read Receipts

We have already seen how to request read receipts on Windows Live Mail 2011. For more information check out this link – Request Read Receipts

Returning Read Receipts

This setting allows users to set the preference for returning read receipts. You can set your preferences by using the Receipts option available in Windows Live Mail.  In the Mail Options window, click the Receipts tab. Then navigate to Returning Read Receipts and select the preferred radio option

  • Never send a read receipt
  • Notify me for each read receipt request
  • Always send a read receipt


Secure Receipts


Secure Receipts option lets you to manage digitally signed messages. On clicking the Secure Receipts button, the following Options window will be displayed with settings for Requesting Secure Receipts and Sending Secure Receipt.


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