Random read receipt requests when sending email via Comcast webmail
When using Comcast webmail to send email, occasionally, a read receipt is requested even though the "Request read receipt" option is not selected in the compose window. This started happening in the fall, and it appears to happen randomly.
Since the fall, there have been at least 3 posts in this forum about the problem from multiple users, but with no resolution.
The request for a read receipt is made via the "Disposition-Notification-To:" line in the email header of the outgoing email. If you have not selected the "Request read receipt" option, this line should not be included, but occasionally, it is.
For example, none of the emails I sent earlier this week had this line. However, the two emails I sent yesterday (both to the same person/address, FWIW), did include it. The first one had "Disposition-Notification-To: false" while the second one had "Disposition-Notification-To:
Any help you can give to resolve this problem would be appreciated. Thanks.