How Do I Reset My Aol Mail Settings

 How Do I Reset My Aol Mail Settings

Like any other email service, AOL mail allows users to customize the mail settings. To know how to reset the AOL mail settings, continue reading this page.

The AOL mail service offers many settings that help you to personalize the mail experiences that you’re looking for. You can change or modify these settings based on your needs, but you can’t reset them completely. So, if you wish to change or modify the AOL mail settings, then scroll down this page to know how to perform it.

  1. Initially, sign in to your AOL mail account.
  2. Below your account name, you can find the Options menu; click on it.
  3. From the drop-down menu, select the Mail Settings option.
  4. Now, you can find these tabs: General, Compose, Filter Settings, Block Sender, Calendar, and Ads. These tabs contain a set of AOL Mail settings.


  1. Contacts
  2. Mail away message
  3. New mail
  4. Reading mail
  5. Sender name display
  6. Today on AOL


  1. Cc/Bcc
  2. Default compose mode
  3. Display name
  4. Font
  5. Sending mail
  6. Signature

Filter Settings

  1. Create new filter
  2. Edit filters
  3. Delete filters
  4. Sender filter


  1. Calendar default view
  2. Calendar display
  3. Time zone

Block Senders

  1. Sender filter

You can change or update these settings as per your desire. To change or update the General settings of the AOL mail application, follow the below instructions.

  1. Click on the General tab and choose the required setting.
  2. For example, if you wish to change or update the latest messages and new mail settings, then select the Today on AOL setting, and configure it as per your desire.
  3. After changing or updating the setting, click the Save button.
  4. Similarly, to change the new e-mail notification, inbox style, and mail away message settings, access the General tab.

If you wish to change or update the Block Senders list, follow the below instructions.

  1. On the Mail Settings screen, click the Block Sender list tab.
  2. Now, in the opened window, go to the Block mail from addresses I specify section.
  3. Type the e-mail address that you wish to block in the given field.
  4. Click the plus (+) icon to add the address.
  5. Similarly, if you wish to remove the e-mail address from the block list, then select it and click on the X icon.

You can see the Filter Settings tab to manage your incoming e-mails.

  1. Under the Filter Settings tab, click on the Create filter option.
  2. Configure the filter settings as per your desire.
  3. To save the configured filter settings, click on the Save button.

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