Complete Guide On AOL Email Settings

aol mail settings

AOL mail is a free inbuilt mail service launched in 2004 and available in 54+ languages. Many users encounter they are not able to configure AOL mail settings with third-party mail applications. In this article, you will be able to configure your AOL mail with any of the mail applications.

AOL Mail Server Settings Protocols

There are two server settings you can use to configure AOL mail with any of the third-party apps.

  1. IMAP
  2. POP

POP Server Settings

IMAP Server Settings

Server Protocol: POP3

Incoming Mail Server: pop.aol.com

Outgoing Mail Server: smtp.aol.com

Incoming Port: 995/SSL

Outgoing Port: 465/SSL

Server Protocol: IMAP

Incoming Mail Server: imap.aol.com

Outgoing Mail Server: smtp.aol.com

Incoming Port: 993/SSL

Outgoing Port: 465/SSL

Configure AOL Email Settings For Common Mail Applications

AOL Email Settings For Outlook

Steps To Configure AOL Mail Settings For Outlook On Mac

  • Launch Outlook application on Mac device.
  • Click preferences and also click on a new account.
  • Enter your AOL mail address and click continue.
  • Enter your password and click add account.
  • Follow all the instructions that appeared.
  • Finally, click on Done to finish the setup.

Steps To Configure AOL Mail Settings For Outlook On Windows 

  • Open Outlook mail application on Windows computer.
  • Now click on File.
  • Click on add account.
  • On the next screen appeared click on manual setup.
  • Proceed to click on connect.
  • Select the server protocol IMAP or POP.
  • Now the account settings screen will be displayed.
  • Enter incoming and outgoing server settings.
  • Enter the password of your email.

AOL Email Settings For iPhone

  • Open the settings on your iPhone.
  • Scroll down and Go to the mail option.
  • Now click on add account.
  • Select the mail provider AOL.
  • Fill in your AOL mail and password respectively.
  • Click next and wait for mail verification.
  • Save your contact and calendars.

AOL Email Settings For Android

  • You can use AOL mail full version on the computer.
  • Download the AOL app from the play store.
  • Log in with your AOL credentials.
  • You don’t need to configure email settings.
  • You can directly use your Aol email account after login.

AOL Email Settings For Thunderbird

  • First of all download Mozilla thunderbird on your computer or laptop.
  • Go To the account>Create a new account>Email.
  • Now click on use my existing email.
  • Now enter your name which is associated with your email account.
  • Enter the AOL email address & password of your AOL email account respectively.
  • Click continue.
  • Select one of the server protocols IMAP or POP3.
  • Enter the AOL mail settings as we discussed in the first section.
  • Click Done, your Aol email is successfully configured with thunderbird.

AOL Email Settings For Version

As we know version email migrated to AOL after 2017 and all the data of version email also shifted to AOL mail servers. If you want to access your version email, you don’t need AOL email settings to configure version email, Simply login to AOL mail using your version email and password, if you want to change or recover your password you can take help from AOL customer services.