Android - AOL mail setup

On this page you'll find the AOL mail settings for Android. Besides an overview with the imap and pop3 server mailsettings for AOL, we offer you a comprehensive guide for setting up your AOL email on a Android device.

The exact steps may vary by model, but all the settings can to be found here. If you don't succeed or you think something is not right, do not hesitate to ask your question at the bottom of the page!

Mail settings AOL

POP / IMAP imap
Incoming server imap.aol.com
Incoming port 993
SSl (security) incoming ssl
Outgoing server smtp.aol.com
Outgoing port 587
SSL (security) outgoing ssl
Requires sign-in yes

Go to your mail app, choose settings and add a new email account.1
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Choose imap.3
Please enter your full AOL email address and password. Then select "Manual Setup".4
Enter the following information in the incoming settings screen:5

Username: email
Password: uw email-wachtwoord
Incoming server: imap.aol.com
Incoming poort: 993
Security type: ssl

Choose 'next'.

Enter the following information in the outgoing settings screen:6

Outgoing server: smtp.aol.com
Outgoing port: 587
Security type: ssl
Authorisation required: yes
Username: email
Password: your email-password

Choose 'next'.

Enter your preferences in the following screen and give the account a personal name. Congratulations, your e-mail has been se7

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Q&A

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When I send e-mail Wandamm@aol.com shows as the ender instead of my e-mail address shows above. I am using AOL on an Android device. Wanda set up my AOL account on this tablet, but no longer uses it..She is an AOL user and wandamm@.com is her address.

I need help to straghte this out.
When go to AOL settings everyjthimg looks OK,.including my email address. My account is the default sending account. If I send an email from my tablet to myself of arrives at my AOL inbox showin Wanda as the sender. Don a lot of research but find a solution

Ron Carlson 13-12-2015 17:37

can i display the number of new emails in mail.aol.com

hirshel 13-10-2016 00:27

Click on on links don't work.

Joan 06-12-2016 17:18

My e-mails not sending because does not include complete address of who it's being sent to.

Joan 07-12-2016 02:45

Want email app

Daniel Stiles 23-12-2016 20:02

cant create a new email id aol.com using anroid phone or windows laptop system...getting this error...how can i create a new id...plz reply

the errounused

The server encountered an internal error or misconfiguration and was unable to complete your request.

Please contact the server administrator, admin@aol.net and inform them of the time the error occurred, and anything you might have done that may have caused the error.

More information about this error may be available in the server error log.r is...

ABHISHEK PUSHKAR 15-09-2016 12:13

Hòw do I change my password?

Glòria Oranje 26-12-2016 17:45

I can't set up my aol mail

Sara Larios 11-12-2016 18:58

Cannot get my AOL email set up on my Samsung Galaxy Sky android Tracfone. Get the error message "Unable to set up account A security connection error has occurred." Any help?

Jan 13-01-2017 04:30

Please help to set up a gmx account

Georgina 26-01-2015 21:04

Is there a way of going directly to AOL mail
From the opening screen on an Android tablet?

Alan Oresky 15-01-2017 15:05

Unable to connect to email server to verify your account information. No response from server. on android 7 w/ Verizon.

Veronica 03-01-2017 19:32

I need help setting up my aol.com account

Rose Simmons 21-08-2016 02:29

How do I retrieve my password

Angelo VEGA 10-10-2016 19:53

Please provide step by step procedure for adding AOL account to Outlook app for Android. There is not the option for manual set, only advanced settings for IMAP accounts that include:
email address
password
display name
description
IMAP host name
IMAP user name
IMAP password
SMTP host name
SMTP user name
SMTP password
Thank you

Kazisha Harrigan 13-05-2016 01:44

+1

When I send e-mail Wandamm@aol.com shows as the ender instead of my e-mail address shows above. I am using AOL on an Android device. Wanda set up my AOL account on this tablet, but no longer uses it..She is an AOL user and wandamm@.com is her address.

I need help to straghte this out.
When go to AOL settings everyjthimg looks OK,.including my email address. My account is the default sending account. If I send an email from my tablet to myself of arrives at my AOL inbox showin Wanda as the sender. Don a lot of research but find a solution

Ron Carlson 13-12-2015 17:39

+1

How do I change the password on my aol android email app

Andrea Sanders 06-12-2016 01:05

+1

keep popping up couldn't sign is my aol incoming server and when I try validating the server with imap.aol.com it then says email or password incorrect!! I NEED HELP!!

Shabana 08-12-2016 15:07

+1

Hi got new fone want to set up my aol email forgot password

09-12-2016 08:55

+1

I always get a message that authencation failed when trying to set up aol email HELP! !!

Laura Tabor 13-12-2016 17:13

+1

New email account

J.RoySculley2 25-09-2016 09:01

+2

My phone used to be able to send out emails but now I keep getting failed messages. Ive checked the outgoing emial settings for AOL and it says to enter 587 as th eport but then I get a message not able to safely connect to server. Pls asdvise

David Delladio 13-09-2016 18:39

+6

How do I get my emails to arrive latest first? They are currently coming in alphabetical order so are mixed all through my saved mail and have to scroll many lines to find them. Thanks for your help. Bonnie

bonnie wein 29-04-2015 23:21