How to Collect E-mail Headers

 In an e-mail, the text (body) is preceded by header lines indicating sender, recipient, subject, sending time stamp, receiving time stamps of all intermediate and the final Mail Transfer Agents (MTAs), and much more. Most of the times the the victim do not know how to extract the headers from the e-mail.

Instructions to open headers of various email clients and services like Outlook, Hotmail, Yahoo, AOL, Eudora, Lotus and many more.

Hotmail E-mail Header Collection

  • Log into Hotmail.
  • Click on "Options" tab on the top navigation bar.
  • Click on the "Mail" link on the navigation bar on the left.
  • Click on the "Mail Display Settings" link.
  • Change the "Message Headers" option to "Full".
  • Click the "OK" button.