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

  • Hope this works!

    15 hours ago
  • I don’t want my next email msg opening automatically when I trash the one I’ve just finished reading. Though I have this set on my Mac laptop it doesn’t carry over to my iPhone. How do I change it?

    23 hours ago
  • WHERE ARE THE ANSWERS?????

    1 week ago
  • I see my question asked several times concerning AOL mail on iPhone 6 but don't see answers. I have three, not one settings for Mail, Contacts, Calenders, not one. How do I resolve this dilemma?

    1 week ago
  • Keep getting error message imap aol.com

    3 weeks ago
  • "Scroll down and choose Mail, Contacts and Calendars" There's no such setting on my iPhone 6!! These are THREE SEPARATE ALTERNATIVES under Settings. And the "Mail" selection has NOTHING regarding accounts Idiotic.

    1 month ago
  • I’m receiving e-mails ok but not able to send any from my iPhone

    1 month ago
  • I’m receiving e-mails ok but not able to send any

    1 month ago
  • Can’t get emails keep getting error message .imap.one.com

    1 month ago
  • Having trouble getting emails and sending emails keeps saying error on my I phone please help resolve this problem it’s fine on my apple computer regarding Dave.

    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