About AOL Mail on a mobile device

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About AOL Mail on a mobile device

Did you know you can view your AOL Mail on the go through your mobile device. Yep. Send and receive email, add contacts, edit contacts, delete contacts and more -- all from your mobile device. All you need is an AOL Username, an eligible mobile device and service from a major wireless carrier. Additional charges from your wireless carrier may apply.

Go to mail.aol.com to access AOL Mobile Email on your phone. The AOL Mail page displays the following options:

New: You'll find your new emails here. The new email page displays only 5 new emails per page. If you have more than 5 new emails in your inbox, click the link, next to 1 of [page number], to view them. Click on an email to open it. When the email opens, you'll have the following options: Reply, Reply All, Forward, Delete, Keep as New, or Back. You can return back to the Mail home page by clicking Mail. To view an old email, click Old from the Mail home page. To sign out of your email, click Sign Out.

Address Book: You can find all of your contacts, listed alphabetically, under View Contacts. To view them, click the A-E, F-M, N-Q, R-V, or W-Z buttons at the top, then click the contact you want to view. You'll find information like the first name, last name, Username and cell phone number of that contact. You have the option to add new contacts by clicking Add New. In the Add Contact page, enter the first name and the last name of the person you want to add in the contact list which is mandatory, and then click Save. To go back to the Mail home page, click Back.

Write Mail: Composing an email to anyone is as simple as 1-2-3, please follow the steps below to do just that!

  • In the To: box, type the email address of the person you want to send an email to. If you want to send an email to a person in your Address Book, click the To: button. You can find all your contacts, under Select Contacts -- listed alphabetically. To select a name, you can click the A-E, F-M, N-Q, R-V, or W-Z buttons at the top. Click the box next to the name to place a check mark in it, and then click Add.
  • In the Cc: box, type the email address of the person you want to send a copy of the email to or you can click the Cc: button to add a person from the contact list.
  • In the Subject: box, type in the subject of the email.
  • In the Message: box, type the message.
  • Click Send.

Refresh: You can refresh the page by clicking the Refresh link.

Folders: You can find the new emails by clicking New. To view old emails, click Old. Similarly, to view sent emails, click Sent. To change to a different folder anytime, click Mail on that page, then click the folder you want to view.

AOL Mobile Home: You can go to the main menu by clicking AOL Mobile Home.

Sign Out: You can sign out of your email account by clicking Sign Out.


 

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Last updated: 10-13-2011
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