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Having an email account has become the need of the hour, especially when everything has got online. From online shopping to using video conferencing apps, users must have an email address to use internet services. Thus, it is essential to have a fast and quick emailing service that is accessible to all the widely used email clients without any glitches. 

One of the best email services providers is AOL. However, AOL email users complain about AOL not working on Outlook for various reasons. Stick to the end of this article to troubleshoot AOL-related issues.

How to fix AOL not working with Outlook issues?

Here are some straightforward solutions for the smooth functioning of AOL on Outlook. 

Solution 1. Check AOL email settings and update them

  1. Launch Outlook and go to the File menu. 

  2. Move to “Account Settings” > “Account Settings” > “Email” tab> “Change” > “AOL Mail Account”. 

  3. From the pop-up window for IMAP and POP servers settings, select the “More Settings” option if Outlook not working with AOL.

  4. Check the “Outgoing server” tab to ensure STMP and IMAP/POP settings are correct. 

Solution 2. Update MS Outlook

  1. Launch Outlook and click on the File menu button.

  2. Select “office Account” > “Update”.

  3. Press the “Update Now” button to resolve Outlook is not working with the AOL issue. 

Solution 3. Update your AOL account password

  1. Navigate “Account Settings or E-mail Account” in Outlook.

  2. Locate the “AOL Mail Account” option.

  3. Now, follow the on-screen directions to update your new AOL account password on Outlook. 


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