AOL mail setup iPhone

Set up iPhone AOL

On this page you'll find the AOL mail settings for iPhone and iPad. 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 your iPhone or iPad.

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!

1 Choose settings

2 Scroll down and choose Mail, Contacts and Calendars

3 Tap Add account and select Other

4 Tap Add Mail Account and enter the following information:

Name: your name
Email: your AOL email-address
Password: your AOL email-password
Description: enter "AOL"

5 Choose imap under incoming mail server and enter the following information:

Hostname: imap.aol.com
Username: email
Password: your email-password

6 Scroll down and under outgoing mail server, enter the following information:

Hostname: smtp.aol.com
Username: email
Password: your email-password

7 Tap save and in select your emailadress in the next screen.

8 Scroll down and under outgoing mail server choose SMTP.

9 Under Main server select smtp.aol.com and make sure the following information is displayed:

SSL: ssl
Serverport: 587

10 Tap done and go to the previous screen. Choose Advanced and make sure the following information is correct:

SSL: ssl
Serverport: imap.aol.com

11 Again, go back to the previous screen. Restart your iPhone to finish the setup!

Question and Answer

  • I deleted my aol account because it wasnt connecting tonthe server now myiphone wont reconnect pr gove me any file other than an inbox that wont send or receive emails say password is wrong but it is not all info correct followed strpsiphone is the worst company run ny fucking RETARDS who cant leave simple shit alone

    11 hours ago
  • I need to delete this app.. please tell me what to do

    13 hours ago
  • How do I disable pop-up on my Iphone 6?

    23 hours ago
  • My partner uses the aol mail app. It requires him to enter his password every time he checks his mail. Drives him batty! How do we set the app to remember his login so he doesn’t have to do this every time?

    5 days ago
  • I was unable to get into my ail account. I deleted it and now am unable to add it back. I have followed the steps above but it doesn’t work.

    1 week ago
  • My aol account was hacked so I changed my password. Now I can access my aol mail on my computer, but not on my iPadI have tried all of the suggestions above, It tells me my password is incorrect.

    1 week ago
  • All of a sudden my Iphone 8 said it could not connect to the server, I deleted the account, then added it back following the instructions above. It still doesn't download any mail. In the advanced incoming settings, I have use SSL selected, authentication is password, but nothing in the IMAP Path Prefix or the server port. Should I have something there?

    1 week ago
  • My aol account was hacked so I changed my password. Now I can access my aol mail on my computer, but not on my iPadI have tried all of the suggestions above, It tells me my password is incorrect.

    1 week ago
  • My aol account was hacked so I changed my password. Now I can access my aol mail on my computer, but not on my iPadI have tried all of the suggestions above, It tells me my password is incorrect.

    1 week ago
  • My aol account was hacked so I changed my password. Now I can access my aol mail on my computer, but not on my iPadI have tried all of the suggestions above, It tells me my password is incorrect.

    1 week ago

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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
Requires sign-in yes