Originally Posted by HRoi
there's an option to not send it. i click it every time just for spite
Unless there's a good reason the sender needs to know I've received the message, this is my standard approach. Still, it annoys me that I have to click a box every single time those particular people send me an email.
Originally Posted by patrickBOOTH
People who do this automatically go on my "watch out" list. They strike me a neurotic, and trying to accumulate ammo for something in the future. These tend to be the same people who cc your boss and their boss with every email. Assholes.
Yes, there is definitely a personality type that tends to engage in the practice.