In this post we'll show you how to read message in iMessage without the sender knowing you saw it. With no doubt we can say that iMessage is a great feature of iOS that allows users to send and receive messages, media and much more. By default, iMessage on the iPhone and Mac show the sender when you’ve read a message. The read receipt in iMessage tells you when someone has read the iMessage you sent them.
Read receipt is a useful feature, but there are times when you want to read message in iMessage without the sender knowing you saw it. Fortunately Apple provides the way to turn off read receipts. Following the easy steps below you can learn how to do it.
How To Read Message In iMessage Without The Sender Knowing You Saw It
You can easily turn off read receipts, which hides the fact that you have read a message from the sender. The sender will still see the "delivered" status, so they can be assured the message arrive on your iPhone. They just won't know if or when you have read the message.
Method 1: Toggle off read receipts option
Step 1: On your iOS 10 device had over to Settings.
Step 2: Click on Messages.
Step 3: Then disable ‘Send Read Receipts’ toggle.
That's it. It's that simple. By turning off read receipts, you'll turn off the ability of other people to know that you've read an iMessage sent to you.
Method 2: Use 3D Touch “Peek” trick
When you have iPhone with 3D Touch feature you can enable it on an iMessage thread in the conversation view in the Messages app, so it will be possible to view the new and recent messages from its conversation thread. Using this trick, the new message won’t be marked as ‘Read at …'.