Overview of AOL Mail
AOL Mail continues to be one of the world's favorite email companies. One reason for that is how we're always looking to improve on the features you know and love, while also ensuring the best safety and performance. Although you can't switch back to the classic version of AOL Mail, you can continue to enjoy your favorite features and many new ones as well.
Features you know and love
From customizing the notification sound you'll get when you receive a new email to eliminating unwanted emails by enabling the option to only receive messages from senders who are in your contact list, AOL Mail has all your favorite classic Mail features.
• New/Old Mail - Separate your messages in different folders or keep it all in one place. The choice is yours.
• You've Got Mail! - Customize the notification sound you'll get when you receive a new email message.
• Spell Check - Don't worry about embarrassing typos! Use spell check in AOL Mail and all your messages will be sent with perfect spelling every time.
• Block all senders except contacts - Avoid the frustration of unwanted emails by enabling the option to only receive messages from senders who are in your contact list.
Improved utilities in your mailbox
Organize your life right from your AOL Mail account and never worry about missing important info or events again.
• Contacts - Keep track of all the people you email.
• Notepad - Take notes to ensure you never forget brilliant ideas.
• Calendar - Schedule meetings, events and get reminders about upcoming activities, so you can always know what's next.
Personalize your Mail experience
Choose a theme that reflects your mood or simply opt for a color that matches your eyes, change your message layout, enable the message preview pane and select appropriate inbox spacing to customize your Inbox and create the perfect email experience.
• Theme - Decide on a color scheme and choose how it's applied to your Inbox.
• Enlarged text size - Increase the text size of your entire Mailbox to make things easier to read.
• Message layout and inbox spacing - Read your emails and view your unopened messages in your Inbox at the same time.
Sort your inbox with Views
Your inbox can easily become a sea of emails, making it hard to find what you need when you need it. Find related emails in specific categories, like Photos, Documents, and Travel by using the Views feature on the left hand side of your Inbox. Click any Views category to browse for related emails to read, download, or forward.
• Contacts - Filter your messages by who sent them to you.
• Documents - Filter messages to show any with documents attached.
• Photos - Filter messages to show only those with photos attached to them.
• Travel - Filter messages to show those related to travel, including flight details and boarding info.
• Subscriptions - Filter messages to show only those from businesses you've subscribed to receiving emails.
Still need help? Call paid premium support at 1-800-358-4860 to get live expert help from AOL Customer Care.