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've been trying for endless hours to get my AOL mail to work on my new phone. It keeps saying that my username/password are wrong. I've even changed my password now, still not working!

    2 years ago
  • I've been trying for endless hours to get my AOL mail to work on my new phone. It keeps saying that my username/password are wrong. I've even changed my password now, still not working!

    2 years ago
  • My AOL Settings is not functioning correctly

    2 years ago
  • Set up new account

    2 years ago
  • Today there is a lock icon before the mail.aol.com address on my iPhone. How do I unlock it so it will open.

    2 years ago
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    2 years ago
  • kenapa susah masuk akun baru saya

    2 years ago
  • email still not working. i have iPhone 5 S with newest iOS. any help?

    2 years ago
  • How can I stop AOL mail opening first every time I turn the phone on?

    2 years ago
  • I got a new phone today. I went to access my mail. I, entered the wrong password, now it will not let me go back and try again. I just get the user name or password for AOL is incorrect. There is no option to try again. Suggestions?

    2 years 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