You have been expecting to receive an important email for the last many days. Finally, the day came and you navigated to your favorite email service – AOL. But, just then the worst happens: you realize that you have forgotten the password of your AOL email account. Forgetting an email password is the most frustrating thing to experience for any email user. Thankfully, it doesn’t happen all the time. And even if you have forgotten the password then you don’t need to worry. The method to recover the forgotten password is super simple on AOL.
How do I change my password on my AOL account? How to change your AOL password on iPhone? Answers to these questions we are going to discuss in the content below. So, keep on reading this helpful article or contact us if you have any other problems related to your AOL email account.
How to change AOL password on iPhone and iPad (forgotten)?
AOL email service is compatible with all kinds of devices such as iPhone, Android, PCs, and laptops. But, in order to access the AOL email account on any device, it is important to have a successful login. And when it comes to login into an AOL account, users need to enter the password. Yes, entering the correct password is an inevitable part of the login on the AOL email. Without it, you can’t access your AOL email account on any device. And entering the wrong password repeatedly might result in a temporary ban on your AOL email account. So, it will be in your best interest to change the password rather than guessing and trying to enter vaguely remembered passwords. Follow these steps to reset forgotten AOL passwords on iPhone and iPad:
First, go to the setting section on your iPhone.
From the drop-down menu select “Mail, Contacts, Calendar”.
Now select “AOL,” and further select “AOL email address”.
Tap Password and then enter your new password.
To save the new password, press the “Done” key.
Change AOL password on Android
How do I change my forgotten AOL password on my Android phone? The overall procedure to change an AOL mail password is not more than two minutes. If you are using AOL mobile application then it is quite simpler than you can imagine. Following are the steps to reset your forgotten AOL password on an Android phone:
So, as a first step, navigate to the AOL login window.
Now enter your AOL email id and tap next.
After that, AOL will prompt you to choose the method to change your password.
You can choose any one of the two methods: phone and email to receive the secret code.
Now enter the code you have received in the given field to verify yourself.
Once you successfully enter the secret code, AOL will allow you to create a new password.
Important Note: Consider changing your AOL password even if you have not forgotten it at some regular intervals to keep your account protected. Go to your profile and select the account security page. Then follow the on-screen instructions to change your AOL password.
Why can’t I change my AOL password?
The problem of being unable to change the AOL password can be caused by a range of factors. Hence, it is nearly impossible to pinpoint any single reason. Since there might be a number of responsible factors for facing suck kind of problem, you should check all of them as mentioned below:
Check your internet connection. Your device must be connected to a seamless internet connection.
Make sure you are using an updated AOL mail browser.
Choose the password recovery method on which you have access to receive the code.
Consider temporarily disabling your Antivirus, VPN, and Firewall as sometimes these programs interfere with email applications and cause trouble.
Might be possible that your AOL mail account has expired. In such a case, consult with AOL customer support.