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Headers in Outlook 2010

The information in an email's header is invaluable when trying to investigate phishing and malware scams, so it is important that you include all this information when you report suspicious emails to the UIS Service Desk.

To forward an email including the full internet headers...

  1. Open the message in its own window.
  2. More > Forward as Attachment [Ctrl+Alt+F]:

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  3. Forward the email to the .


Viewing the full internet header information

  1. Open Outlook 2010.

  2. Double click on your message to open it.


  3. From the main navigation, click File:


  4. In the Info section, click Properties:


  5. Copy the text in the Internet headers field - this is your message’s mail header information: