About AOL Reminders

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About AOL Reminders

Tying a string around your finger is so outdated. AOL Reminders can notify you of important dates, events and tasks wherever you are. You can receive this free AOL service via email or instant message.


Create a new reminder

In the AOL Desktop Software:
1. Sign in to the AOL Desktop Software and go to AOL Keyword: Remind Me.
2. In the To Do box, type the content for your reminder. In the Due Date box, type the date for which you want to set the reminder.
3. If you want to set a reminder time or if you want to set a repeated reminder, select the appropriate options from the Remind me on section.
4. Click Save.

Turn reminders on or off

In the AOL Desktop Software:
1. Sign in to the AOL Desktop Software and go to AOL Keyword: Remind Me.
2. Click My Reminders below the Cancel button.
3. Click the check box next to the reminder you want to change.
4. Click Turn Off to suspend the reminder.

In AOL WebMail:
1. Sign in to AOL WebMail and open your calendar.
2. Click the To Do icon in the right column.
3. Click on the To Do for which you want to turn off the reminder.
4. Click on the Remind me at… drop-down menu and then click No Reminder.
5. Click Update.

Delete a reminder

In the AOL Desktop Software:
1. Follow Steps 1, 2 and 3 of Turn reminders on or off.
2. Click Delete to completely remove the reminder.

In AOL WebMail:
1. Sign in to AOL WebMail and open your WebMail calendar.
2. Click the To Do icon in the right column.
3. Click the check box for the To Do you want to delete, to indicate that the task is complete.
4. At the bottom of the column, click Clear Completed To Do’s.
5. Click OK in the pop-up window to confirm.




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Last updated: 01-04-2013
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