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AOL is one of the prominent email service providers and has always been known for providing its users with a seamless working experience. However, there are times when users have to struggle with certain issues such as AOL Not Working, AOL mail login problems, etc. Recently users report another issue- AOL Mail Not Receiving Emails. There could be several reasons behind the issue, such as poor internet connection, browser issues, etc. If you are facing the same problem, you’ve come to the right place. Here in this guide, we’ll tell you some easy ways to fix the issue, so stay tuned.

Solutions to fix the issue 

Here’re the solutions mentioned below to fix AOL Mail Not Receiving Emails:

1. Research About Delivery Delays

There are times when you are unable to receive emails due to delivery delays. In such cases, you cannot do anything but wait. It is mainly caused by poor network connections, heavy network traffic, and, sometimes, routing problems. It’s better not to worry when it happens and wait for a few moments till it is resolved or ask the sender to resend it.

2. Delete the Active Filters

If you’re unable to receive emails on your AOL account, you can try to turn off all the email filters and then ask the senders to send you another mail.

  1. Open the AOL webmail account.
  2. Push the options button and go to the mail settings.
  3. Click all the filters and choose the mail filters.
  4. Press and trash icon to delete the mail filters.

3. Check Spam or Junk Folders

Sometimes, your emails are redirected to the Spam folders to avoid any data misuse. If you are sure that the email should not be on the junk folders, follow the below-mentioned steps to prevent it from going into the spam folder:

  1.  Check if there is any email filter applied on the list.
  2. If you find any filters, delete them. You’ll be able to receive emails now.
  3. Check the boxes next to emails that you are sure are not spam,
  4. Choose the button that is labeled ‘Not Spam.’

That’s all about how you can fix AOL mail not receiving emails. Hope the solutions mentioned above help you in getting the issue resolved.


Author – Fred

Fred has more than nine years of IT expertise. He has been awarded numerous awards from various institutions and forums. His passion for helping people via his expertise has made him share his experience with readers via Blogs and articles.

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