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

  • My mail stopped coming they on my iPhone. I am getting an error message.

    2 days ago
  • I lost all my email. I’m trying to get lt back. My. iPad seems to be working ok. Can I transfer that e mail to my phone?

    3 days ago
  • Hi, I do not seem to able to connect my iPhone6 to my AOL account. the outgoing port 587 does not work. Which port should it be? Warm regards, /Camilla

    1 week ago
  • Thanks for helping I think it’s successful

    2 weeks ago
  • When trying to set up my aol account on my iphone it says "The connection to the server "smtp.aol.com" on port 587 (and also for 465...have tried both) timed out. What is a good port number to use, please?

    2 weeks ago
  • How can i setup my apple device aol usin mail setting

    3 weeks ago
  • Thanks sir how can I access my Apple device setting

    3 weeks ago
  • Keeping getting the mail server "imap.aol.com is not responding Verify that you have entered the correct account info in Mail settings. My account and passwords are correct

    1 month ago
  • There is no mail icon in settings

    1 month ago
  • I Would Like to Have an AOL. Account Set Up.

    2 months 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