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Show/hide Bcc field in Outlook 2016 for Mac

You can hide recipients names by using the Bcc Field in Outlook 2016 for Mac.

The Bcc field does not automatically display in Outlook for Mac. This guide explains how to switch it on.


In a New Message window:

1. Click on the Options tab at the top of the new message. Now select the Bcc button.

Fig 1. Location of the Bcc button

Fig 1. Location of the Bcc button
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The Bcc field should now remain for all new messages.

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