What is the Spam Folder in AOL Mail?

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What is the Spam Folder in AOL Mail?

The Spam folder, located in the left panel, contains email messages that you have marked as spam.

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Things to know about your Spam Folder:

  • This folder can hold a maximum of 250 emails.
  • Emails deleted from the Spam folder are permanently deleted from the AOL mail servers.
  • The Spam folder will also be visible for the Teen and Kids Only accounts, depending on the Parental Controls settings for those accounts.
  • Email messages in this folder are automatically deleted after five days.
  • Sometimes, non-spam items can be marked as spam so it's a good idea to check it periodically to see if any important emails accidentally made their way to the Spam folder.
  • To empty the Spam folder, move your pointer over the Spam folder and click the Empty link on the right.





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Last updated: 06-10-2014
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