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Does anybody know how I can send an e-mail and get a read receipt when the person gets it??

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  If you are using the old email format in Comcast, it does not have that option, unless you enable the account in a desktop email client like Outlook or Thunderbird.  The new email format does have the feature.  Two considerations are that a)  Compliance on the part of the recipient is voluntary.  They are free to ignore read requests.  b)  Not all email programs support the use of read receipts.  For example, iCloud accounts, Yahoo and Gmail do not have any provision for it.  So even if you send someone with a Yahoo or Gmail account a request for a read receipt, they won't see it.  When in the Compose page, click on "Options" to the right, and you will see the link to add a Read Reciept.




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