How To Update Aol Account Settings?

AOL mail is known for providing a personalized experience so that you can customize its settings according to your preferences. You can personalize the way you write emails, manage your inbox, the appearance of your inbox, and much more. If you want to update your AOL account settings, continue to read this page till the end.

Update the general settings of your AOL mail account

  • Step 1:From your browser, go to the sign-in page of AOL.
  • Step 2:Sign in to your AOL mail account with the respective credentials.
  • Step 3:Next to your username, click Options, followed by Mail Settings.
  • Step 4:Now, click on the General option.
  • Step 5:If you want AOL to show either the sender’s email address or name, choose the Sender Name Display option and update the setting just as you prefer.
  • Step 6:If you want to update the appearance of your email in the inbox, choose the Reading option and make the necessary settings.
  • Step 7:Whenever you receive an email, if you want it to be intimated with a specific sound, choose the New Mail option and select your preferences.
  • Step 8:If you prefer to choose a specific type of inbox, select the Inbox Style option and choose the style you prefer.
  • Step 9:For your contacts, if you want them to be displayed in a specific order, you can do it in the Contacts section.
  • Step 10:These are the general settings that you can update in AOL. Make sure that whenever you make a selection, you click the Save button to finalize the preferences.

Update Compose Settings in AOL

  • Step 1: If you prefer to update the compose settings of your AOL account, click Options> Mail Settings.
  • Step 2: From the list of options, choose Compose. Then, you can change the Cc/Bcc, Default compose Mode, Rich Text/ HTML, Display Name, and Sending settings.
  • Step 3: When you choose the Cc/Bcc option, you can select whether you want the Cc/Bcc option to be displayed or not while composing an email.
  • Step 4: If you prefer to compose your mail on a pop-up screen, full plane, or a separate window, you can choose this preference in the Default Compose Mode section.
  • Step 5: For creating a signature for your AOL mail account, choose the Rich Text/ HTML option and create your signature.
  • Step 6: If you want your emails to be done with a spell check before sending, you can make the necessary changes in the Sending option.

Update the Block Senders list

  • Step 1: If you want to update the list of spam email senders, you can do it by updating the block senders list. To do it, click on Options> Mail Settings> Block Senders.
  • Step 2: Under the Block mail from addresses I specify box, enter the email address you prefer to block and click on the + button.
  • Step 3: In case you prefer to remove a specific email address from the block list, click on the X icon next to it. Then, it will be removed from the block list.

This is the procedure for updating the common account settings in AOL. If you need further help, contact us for expert assistance.

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