In order to send mail from an email using your AOL email client, it is must to a properly configured SMTP settings. It can be done by accessing the program instruction for enabling the SMTP server, as with this server only an email can be sent.
If the email app or program which you are using is not able to access your AOL Mail SMTP serve, sending emails will be quite complicated. The POP or IMAP settings must be configured properly in order to download and read the emails. But for sending the email SMTP is the most important factor. If you want to more about the SMTP settings, call upon AOL Support Number +1-800-329-1530.
This is how SMTP settings can be configured:
Server Address: smtp.aol.com
Username: Your AOL Mail screen name (e.g. whatever comes before @aol.com)
Password: Your AOL Mail password
Port Number: 587 (With TLS)
Alternative Port Number: 465 (With SSL)
Sending Limits: 500 Emails a day or 100 connections a day.
Outgoing mail configuration:
The SMTP settings for AOL mail remains the same in every case irrespective of the app or program you are using. Configuring your SMTP settings can be done from a tablet, smartphone or laptop. It doesn’t matter which web client from Windows 10, Thunderbird, Outlook etc. you are using to adjust the SMTP server settings. Make sure that the Outlook mail settings have the same details as given below:
- SMTP server address: smtp.aol.com
- SMTP username: Enter your AOL Mail screen name, which comes before “@aol.com” in your email address. For example, if your address is firstname.lastname@example.org, the corresponding screen name is “me.”
- Password: Type your AOL Mail password.
- Port using SSL/TLS: 587
- TLS/SSL required: Yes. Make sure SSL encryption is enabled for incoming and outgoing email.
Possibilities of issues:
If you are having an issue while sending email even if you have properly set the SMTP server, it can happen due to providing a wrong password or improperly configured settings.
If required you can reset the password of your email account in no time. Apart from this you can cross check the incoming email settings. It is very necessary to download the email client.
So, it is important to configure all the settings on your email client in proper fashion. If you are having any issue with the process, you can restart the program as well as the entire device.
The direct solution: If you are technically sound or not able to set the SMTP settings, you can take help from the experts by making a call upon AOL Customer Care Number +1-800-329-1530. The support services are accessible all around the clock, to help the troubled users.