Do all email servers automatically provide delivery receipts when requested from Outlook 2010?

Do all email servers automatically provide delivery receipts when requested from Outlook 2010?  I know that as an end user, you can choose to NOT provide a read receipt when someone requests it...but can email servers be configured to simply not reply to delivery receipt requests?

We requested both a read & delivery receipt from someone outside of our company, but didn't receive either.
blugirlAsked:
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Alan HardistyCo-OwnerCommented:
No - some servers do and some servers don't.  Some servers can and have the feature disabled while other servers will allow them.

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blugirlAuthor Commented:
@alanhardisty,

Thanks what I thought...thanks for the confirmation.
Alan HardistyCo-OwnerCommented:
No problems - thanks for the points.

Alan
blugirlAuthor Commented:
Glad to provide them!

Sincerly,
The Point Fairy ^_^
Alan HardistyCo-OwnerCommented:
:)
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