What Are the AOL Mail SMTP Settings?

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The AOL Mail SMTP Settings

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
  • 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")
  • Password: Your AOL Mail password
  • Port (using TLS): 587
    • SMTP port alternative (using SSL): 465
  • 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