How to view email full header?

Viewing the email full header of an email is necessary if you wish to trace the IP address or want more information about the email you have received like bounce back emails. Follow the instructions from this article on how you can view it with different email clients:

View Email Full Header – Roundcube

Step 1. Log in to Webmail.


Step 2. For Roundcube, click on Inbox or any folder where the email is and open the email.


Step 3. Click on More icon.header2

Step 4. Select <> Show Source.


Step 5. A new tab will open up showing full header of the email.header4


Step 1. Login to Webmail and choose SquirrelMail.

Step 2. Choose on Inbox or any folder where the email is.

Step 3. Open the email you want to view the full header.


Step 4. Click on View Full Header link in Options.


Step 5. You will be redirected to a page where it will show the full header of the email.header7

Mac Mail

Step 1. Log in to your Mac Mail.

Step 2. Select the email you want to view the email full header.

Step 3. Click “View”, select “Message” then “All Headers”.

You will see the complete email header of the email.

Outlook 2016

Step 1. Open Outlook 2016.

Step 2. Double click on the email you want to view the email headers so that it will open a new window.

Step 3. Click “File” tab.

Step 4. Click “Properties”.

A new pop-up window will show. Under “Internet headers” box is the email full header.

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