Fix AOL Imap Not Responding Error 2020

Fix Aol Imap Not Responding Error 2020

Is your AOL IMAP account not responding with Error 2020 on the screen? Several factors might be causing issues with your email account. To fix AOL Imap Not Responding Error 2020, follow the quick steps given below.

Case 1: If AOL IMAP has configured on Outlook 2016

  1. Launch Microsoft Outlookon your computer after ensuring that you have a standard Internet connection.
  2. Click the Filemenu at the top left and select Account Settings
  3. Choose your AOL account in the pop-up window and click Changeor Modify.
  4. Verify whether you have correctly entered the incoming and outgoing mail server names under the Server Information 
  5. Also, check whether you have selected IMAP from the Account Type drop-down menu.
  6. Update your server settings if necessary.
  7. Ensure that you have correctlyentered the email address and password on your AOL account in the required fields.
  8. Next, click the More Settingsbutton at the bottom right and move to the Outgoing Server
  9. Verify that there is a checkmark in front of the My outgoing server requires authentication If not, select the checkbox.
  10. Also, ensure that you have selected the Use same settings as my incoming mail server option.
  11. Click theAdvanced tab and verify the port numbers in both Incoming server (IMAP) and Outgoing server (SMTP)
  12. Save the configured settings and restart Outlook to check if the problem has been resolved.

Case 2: If you have configured AOL IMAP on an iPhone

  • On your iPhone, open Settingsand tap the Accounts & Passwords 
  • Choose your AOL email account and tap the Delete Account
  • Once you have removed the AOL email account, open the Settings app again and tap Accounts & Passwords.
  • Tap Add Account and select the Other option from the email service providers’ list to manually configure the AOL IMAP account.
  • Type in your AOL account email address and password in the required fields and tap Next.
  • Configure the Incoming (IMAP) and Outgoing (SMTP) settings and save them.
  • Try sending a test email from your AOL IMAP account and check if the Error 2020has been resolved.
  • If you have no idea about how to fix AOL IMAP not responding error 2020, contact our technical team by clicking the call button displayed on this screen.