How to view the message headers in Outlook

Outlook 2010 or 2013

  1. Double click the email to open it in a new window
  2. In the ribbon, click MessageTagsDialog Box Launcher
  3. Right click the text area under the heading Internet Headers to select all and copy
  4. Paste into a new text file

Outlook 2007

  1. Double click the email to open it in a new window
  2. In the ribbon, click MessageOptionsDialog Box Launcher
  3. Right click the text area to select all and copy
  4. Paste into a new text file

Outlook 2003 or older

  1. Double click the email to open it in a new window
  2. In the menu bar, click ViewOptions
  3. Right click the text area to select all and copy
  4. Paste into a new text file