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Headers in Outlook 2016 (Mac)

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. Select the message you want to forward.
  2. Click the Attachment button. This will create a new message with the original one included as an attachment:

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  3. Forward the email to the .

 

Viewing the full internet header information

 

  1. Select a message, either from the message list view, in the preview, or by opening it:

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  2. Right click to open the pop-up menu, and select View Source:

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  3. The header information will open in a new window, from which you can Copy it:

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