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Read Receipt
This will send an email back to you when the recipient opens the email. This would be especially useful if you were sending a graded assignment to a teacher, using email. This would verify that YES, the teacher opened your email.

To do this:

  1. Create the email. Include To: and Subject, also a brief message is helpful. Remember to ‘Attach File’ if you are sending a separate document.
  2. Click on ‘Options’ and check the box that says ‘Request a Read Receipt’ as shown below.
  3. ‘Send’ the email.