How to Connect an AOL Email to Outlook?

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If you are a regular Outlook user and use it every day to keep a check on your emails as well as maintain your schedules, then you will also feel a need to connect your AOL email account to Outlook so as to make it convenient for you to access all the emails at one place. The good news is you can easily add AOL to the existing list of Outlook email accounts. To connect AOL to Outlook, you can also avail the direct help through AOL Customer Service.

Also if you want to access your AOL incoming emails using Outlook, then follow the given steps:

  • Open your Outlook account and click on the settings icon.
  • Now click on ‘Connected Accounts’ option.
  • Now under ‘Add a connected account, click on ‘Other email accounts’ option.
  • This will open the ‘Connect your email account’ window. Here you have to enter your AOL email address and password.
  • Now from the options given, you can either create a new folder for your AOL messages or you can also place the AOL messages in the existing folder and then click on ‘Ok’.
  • After successfully completing this, you will receive a message saying your account is now connected to Outlook. Your AOL emails will now be imported.
  • If there are a number of emails to download then this process can take some time. However, you can close your browser and the process will complete on its own.
  • After this, your AOL email address will appear among the inbox folders in the Outlook.com email page.

You can also use AOL mail to send emails. Firstly, compose a message and click on the ‘From’ address field and then enter your AOL email address.

If you want to set your AOL email account as the default outgoing email account, then follow the given steps:

  • Click on the Mail settings option.
  • From the menu, click on the connected accounts.
  • Now in the connected accounts window, click on ‘Change your address’ under the ‘From address’ section.
  • Click on the drop-down menu and select your AOL email address.
  • The emails you send from Outlook.com using AOL account can be viewed in AOL account and when you will import them they will appear in Outlook.

You can also call at the AOL Support Number to get support for this purpose. There is another way to connect your AOL account to Outlook which is as follows:

  • Click on the file menu and then account settings.
  • Click on the ‘New’ option under the email heading.
  • Now select the icon for ‘Manual setup or additional server types’.
  • Click on ‘Next’ and then select POP or IMAP.
  • Now in the ‘Add account’ window, enter the required information such as Your Name ’, ‘AOL email addresses, and ‘Server information’.
  • Enter the AOL email address and password in the ‘Add Account’ section.
  • Now click on ‘More Settings’ and select the ‘Outgoing Server’ tab.
  • You have to check the box saying ‘My outgoing server requires authentication’.
  • In the advanced settings of email, enter 587 in the Outgoing server field.
  • Save the changes and then click ‘next’ on the ‘Add account’ window.
  • You will receive a confirmation message from Outlook.
  • Click ‘Finish’ and then ‘Close all the windows.

In case you face any difficulty while connecting your AOL account to Outlook then call at the AOL Help Number. The technical experts will help you in resolving all the technical issues with AOL Customer Service.

Solution to the “AOL Mail Not Currently Available”

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AOL is the ace product of Verizon communication. This service is popular worldwide, as it has the highest database of global users. It has some of the fascinating features which allow you to communicate in the more expressive way. You can share documents, audio, video and more, with just one mouse-click. This spectacular service has won millions of hearts worldwide. Moreover, it offers the top of the line security and encryption features. Contact AOL Customer Service Number +1-800-279-1380.

As AOL is a web-based platform, it cannot work the same all the time, sometimes users encounter un-invited hassles during the use, but most of them are temporary and can be resolved with few troubleshooting efforts. Here is some of the solution to all your problems. Also, one of the best solutions is calling AOL Support Number.

Server Status is Important:

The server plays an important role in the performance of AOL email platform. If the webmail cannot connect to the mail server, chances are high that you face issues while sending or receiving an email. So, whenever you face errors while sending or receiving email using AOL, check the status of server online. Type, Is AOL down today?

If you are having any server in your area, you will be notified. Also, you will be notified when the server problem will be resolved.

DNS Server Should Work Fine:

DNS used to convert the name to the IP address, If AOL webmail platform doesn’t work as expected, and the problematic DNS can be the cause.  In order to resolve the DNS server error, get connect with your ISP as they are the only one who has the solution.

In most of the cases, changing the DNS server address can do the trick. This is the most tried and tested solution to the problem.

Once you change the DNS server address, you can simply reboot your computer and try using AOL again.

Security Error:

Sometimes the enabled firewall protection or antivirus on your device can cause the issue on using the AOL email client. So, disable the security software for your device while using AOL webmail and this can be useful in many cases.

Restart Your Device:

The main step of troubleshooting the prowl “AOL is not working” is restarting your device. Though it is a basic step but can be miraculous in most of the cases. Restarting will clear the internal memory and do the troubleshooting.

Switch the Browser:

The outdated browser can cause the error on your AO webmail. If you are having issues, you can simply switch the browser and check whether it works fine on a different browser.

Disable Third-Party Extensions:

Third party applications can prevent you from using the AOL mail by interrupting to the server. So, simply doable or remove the third-party pop-up application on a temporary basis and this can be the solution to your problem.

Clear Your Browser:

Delete the cache, cookies, and history of your browser to retain the normal functioning. Removing the trashes will take your browser to its original state and clean the unwanted traces. Also, this will improve the speed and performance of your browser.

If you are no feeling to resolve your errors on your own or the situation has gone out of your hand, you can call upon AOL Toll Free Number. The solution will be offered on an immediate solution. All you need is to call upon toll-free AOL Tech Support Phone Number.