How To Add AOL Account On My Phone?

Most of the people these days prefer accessing their emails on their smartphones because it is handy and hassle-free.

With the advent of high-end smartphones, computers are given fewer preferences when it comes to texting and emailing.

Emailing apps from Gmail, AOL and others have made mailing a really easy process. But most of the people are not aware of how to add AOL accounts on their smartphones.

So in this article, I will explain the steps to add your AOL account on your smartphones.

 

How to add AOL mail on your Android Device?

If you are using an android device and you want to add your AOL account to your phone, you need to follow these steps-

  1. Go to Email app on your Android device.
  2. Tap on the vertical lines on the upper left corner
  3. Now click on the settings, it will look like gear like icon.
  4. When you are in your settings page, look for add account option.
  5. Now tap on add account
  6. Now click on add new account.
  7. Enter your ail email address and enter the password
  8. Tap on the sign in the lower right corner.
  9. It will try to connect to the server and once it connects to the server, your email would be added.

 

Adding AOL email with manual setup

  1. Go to Email app on your Android device.
  2. Tap on the vertical lines on the upper left corner
  3. Now click on the settings, it will look like gear like icon.
  4. When you are in your settings page, look for add account option.
  5. Now tap on add account.
  6. Now click on add new account
  7. Enter your AOL email and tap on manual setup at the lower left corner.
  8. Now you can choose pop3 or IMAP
  9. If you are choosing IMAP account, enter your AOL email account on the email address field, your aol email address in the username field and password
  10. Incoming server settings for IMAP

IMAP server- IMAP.aol.com

Security- SSL

Port-993

  1. Outgoing server settings

SMPTP server- SMTP.AOL.com

Security-SSL

Port-587

Authentication required- yes

ADDING AOL TO IOS DEVICES

If you want to add your AOL email to your iPhone and Ipad devices, you need to follow these steps-

  1. Go to the settings on your device
  2. Under settings tap on “Accounts and passwords “or “Mail, Contacts, and Calendar”
  3. Click on add account and Scroll down and choose “other”
  4. Name: your name

Email: your AOL email-address

Password: your AOL email-password

Description: enter “AOL”

  1. Incoming server settings-

Hostname: imap.aol.com

Username: email

Password: your email password

  1. Outgoing Mail server

Hostname: smtp.aol.com

Username: email

Password: your email password

  1. Now tap on next / save on top right corner of your screen
  2. AOL will verify your username and password and once it is done your account will be added.

In case, if you face any difficulty with account login. you may visit: how to fix AOL mail login problems

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