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

  • Help. My wife is trying to put aol onto a new iPhone 8 but has locked the account. How can she reset email as she cannot receive messages from aol to reset? Confused!!!

    2 days ago
  • I have two accounts with AOL. My Iphone automatically goes to one AOL account when i got to aol.com. How do I get the other AOL account to come up?

    1 week ago
  • I want to reinstate aol mail in my phone

    1 week ago
  • I cannot send or receive email on my iPhone. I checked my settings. I think they are right. I need help.

    2 weeks ago
  • On my ipnone the trash and juink delets BUT on the list of mailboxes under AOL on the listing it still lists 94 junk and 175 trash and it says that both the 175 and 94 that the mail server imap.aol.com is not responding and the verify that I have entered the correct account info in Mail settings. I have checked that several times and the info seems to be correct. Very frustrating

    3 weeks ago
  • accidentally deleted my e-mail icon - how do I get it back on my iphone?

    3 weeks ago
  • How do I set up AOL (which I have had an account for many many years) in my iPhone correctly - to compose & send emails

    4 weeks ago
  • why cant i get email on my iphone

    1 month ago
  • How to access email from cell?

    1 month ago
  • How can l access email from phone?

    1 month 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