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Odd feedback from my 'Request Read Receipt'

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by zantelover, Apr 10, 2012.

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  1. zantelover

    zantelover Thread Starter

    Jan 2, 2009
    I use Outlook Express for my email system.

    As a result of sending out some emails with a 'Request Read Receipt' , I have had a few replies which give a blank returned email but an attachment which is a 'Notepad' file of gobbledegook !
    In the attachment line , it gives something like " Read_bladdy blah.txt(184 bytes)"
    This is instead of the usual

    This is a receipt for the mail you sent to
    "x y z etc " <x y z a b c

    This receipt verifies that the message has been displayed on the recipient's computer at 09/04/2012 22:09

    Can anyone shed any light on why I am getting an attached Notepad file which is unreadable on some replies from some people ? Can they be using , say , Outlook as their email system ?

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