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What Are the AOL Mail SMTP Settings?

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Question: What Are the AOL Mail SMTP Settings?
Looking for the AOL Mail SMTP server settings?
Answer: The AOL Mail outgoing SMTP server settings for sending mail through AOL Mail from any email program (or email service) are:
  • AOL Mail SMTP server address: smtp.aol.com
  • AOL Mail SMTP user name: Your AOL Mail screen name (what comes before "@aol.com" in your AOL Mail address; if your address is me@aol.com, for example, the corresponding screen name is "me")
  • AOL Mail SMTP password: Your AOL Mail password
  • AOL Mail SMTP port: 587 (alternative: 465)
  • AOL Mail SMTP TLS/SSL required: yes

To download mail from your AOL Mail account to your email program, see the

For detailed instructions on setting up AOL Mail SMTP in your email program or service, see

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