AOL Email Setting For Outlook, Android, Iphone, Ipad

AOL Email Setting For Outlook

Today’s email users use services of more than one email client and span across different devices to access their email accounts. To be able to access all your email clients from one convenient location and across multiple platforms is the biggest benefit that today’s tech savvy users can enjoy. Fortunately, through IMAP access, AOL mail allows you to easily set up your account on Microsoft Outlook as well as on the iPhone Mail app and Android mail app. Wondering how to do that?

In this article, we’ll show you some simple DIY steps to help you accomplish the task with ease and precision. However, in case you face difficulty in following the steps or need expert help and guidance, do not hesitate to call us. Dial our toll free AOL Email customer support number 1-844-851-9487 and seek expert assistance from our certified experts. Available 24X7, 365 days a year, they can help you easily set up AOL mail on Outlook, iPhone and Android devices. They can also configure your AOL Mail IMAP settings, AOL POP3 settings, AOL SMTP Server settings to help you access your AOL mail through different webmail platforms.

AOL Mail IMAP Settings

When you try to set up your AOL account in a different email provider, you’ll be asked to enter specific information that will help the third party email service provider to access your AOL mail. These are known as IMAP settings and you must correctly enter the IMAP details to successfully access your AOL Mail on Outlook, iPhone and Android devices. Your AOL Mail IMAP details are as follows:

  • AOL Mail IMAP server address: imap.aol.com
  • AOL Mail IMAP user name: Your full AOL Mail email address.
  • AOL Mail IMAP password: Your AOL Mail password
  • AOL Mail IMAP port: 993
  • AOL Mail IMAP TLS/SSL required: yes

aol mail IMAP setting

The settings will allow you to receive AOL Mail, but in order to respond to or send new email from your AOL Mail account, you need to enter the following SMTP settings in the fields provided during the account setup:

  • SMTP Outgoing Server Address: smtp.aol.com
  • SMTP port: 587
  • SMTP security: STARTTLS
  • SMTP Username: Your full AOL Mail email address
  • SMTP password. Your AOL Maipassword

How to set up an AOL Email Account in Outlook

While these steps are for Outlook 2016, they shouldn’t be too different from earlier versions of Outlook as well. To set up an AOL email account in Microsoft Outlook:

  1. Open Microsoft Outlook and go to File.
  2. Click on Account Settings and from Account Settings menu, open the Account Settings window.
  3. Click on the first tab and select New.
  4. Now click on Manual setup or additional server types.
  5. Click Next.
  6. Choose POP or IMAP from the list of options.
  7. Click Next.
  8. Fill out all the details in the Add Account window: Your Name, Email Address, Server Information section (imap.aol.com for the Incoming mail server and smtp.aol.com for the Outgoing mail server).
  9. Type your AOL email username and password at the bottom of the Add Account screen. Do not enter “aol.com” portion here, type only your username.
  10. Check Remember password box.
  11. Now select More Settings from the bottom right of the Add Account window.
  12. Go to the Outgoing Server tab and check ‘My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication’ box.
  13. In the Advanced tab of the Internet Email Settings window, type 587 in the Outgoing server (SMTP) area.
  14. Click OK to save the changes and exit the window.
  15. Select Next and click on the Add Account window.
  16. Outlook will test the account settings and will send you a test message.
  17. Select Finish to close down the Add Account window.
  18. Now click Close to exit the Account Settings screen.

That’s it. You have successfully added your AOL mail account to Microsoft Outlook.

How to set up AOL Mail on Android

To configure AOL Mail on your Android device,

  1. Go to your mail app and choose settings.
  2. Click Add a new email account.
  3. Choose IMAP
  4. Enter your full AOL email address and password. Now select “Manual Setup”.
  5. Now in the incoming settings screen, enter the following information:

 

set up AOL Mail on Android

  • Username: email
  • Password: uw email-wachtwoord
  • Incoming server: imap.aol.com
  • Incoming poort: 993
  • Security type: ssl
  1. Click ‘Next’.
  2. Now in the outgoing settings screen, enter the following information:
  • Outgoing server: smtp.aol.com
  • To Outgoing port: 587
  • Security type: ssl
  • Authorisation required: yes
  • Username: email
  • Password: your email-password
  1. Click ‘Next’.
  2. Enter your preferences in the upcoming screen and type your username and password.
  3. Finally, click OK to save the changes and exit the window.

How to add your AOL email account to iPhone

How to add your AOL email account to iPhone

As with Android, iOS users can also easily add their AOL Mail account their Apple devices. To manually add your AOL mail account,

  1. Click on your email account and go to Settings.
  2. Click on Passwords & Accounts and then click Add Account.
  3. Click on Other and click Add Mail Account.
  4. Enter your name, email address, password, and a description for your AOL Mail account. 
  5. Tap Next.
  6. Mail will try to find the email settings and will automatically complete the account setup process.
  7. Click Done to complete your account setup process.

Still need help?

Call us toll free at 1-844-851-9487 and get comprehensive assistance to set up your AOL Mail on Outlook, Android and iOS devices from our expert technicians. All you have to do is to call us and connect with our technicians via remote Internet connection. They’ll perform all the necessary steps to configure your account while you sit back and relax. They’ll also guide you on how to use your AOL account on different webmail apps to help you avoid any technical glitches later on. So call us at 1-844-851-9487 and we’ll help you make the most of technology.

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