Options

You can use these settings to specify how tracking options work for Outlook e-mail messages.

Supported on: At least Windows 7
Process requests and responses on arrival
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry Pathsoftware\policies\microsoft\office\16.0\outlook\options\general
Value Nameautoprocreq
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Default Value0
True Value1
False Value0
Process receipts on arrival
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry Pathsoftware\policies\microsoft\office\16.0\outlook\options\general
Value Nameautoprocrcpts
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Default Value0
True Value1
False Value0
Delete blank voting and meeting responses after processing
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry Pathsoftware\policies\microsoft\office\16.0\outlook\options\general
Value Nameautodelrcpts
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Default Value0
True Value1
False Value0
Request a read receipt for all messages a user sends
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry Pathsoftware\policies\microsoft\office\16.0\outlook\preferences
Value Namereadreceipt
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Default Value0
True Value1
False Value0
Request delivery rcpt for all msgs a user sends (Exchange only)
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry Pathsoftware\policies\microsoft\office\16.0\outlook\preferences
Value Namedeliveryreceipt
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Default Value0
True Value1
False Value0
When Outlook is asked to respond to a read receipt request:


  1. Always send a response
    Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
    Registry Pathsoftware\policies\microsoft\office\16.0\outlook\options\mail
    Value Namereceipt response
    Value TypeREG_DWORD
    Value0
  2. Never send a response
    Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
    Registry Pathsoftware\policies\microsoft\office\16.0\outlook\options\mail
    Value Namereceipt response
    Value TypeREG_DWORD
    Value1
  3. Ask before sending a response
    Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
    Registry Pathsoftware\policies\microsoft\office\16.0\outlook\options\mail
    Value Namereceipt response
    Value TypeREG_DWORD
    Value2


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