How to Know Your AOL Mail Screen Name?

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AOL mail screen name is the same as the username and is identical to the AOL email address such as

AOL mail screen name is the same as the username and is identical to the AOL email address such as The screen name or the username is the entire text written before and in this case, it is ‘kriesha’.

AOL earlier allowed its users to have 7 usernames but in 2017, it removed this feature and now you can only have one username.

If you don’t know where your AOL mail login screen name is located or have forgotten it, not a problem, it is easier to recover it as follows:

Simply go to and click on the ‘Login/Join’ option placed at the top-right corner of the screen.

Click on the option ‘Forgot username?’ and you will be directed towards the AOL mail recovery page.

  • Type your email address or phone number in the text field provided.
  • And then select ‘Yes, send me a code’ to receive a verification code.
  • Type the verification code in the text field and then click on ‘Verify’.
  • This way you will be able to access your AOL account and retrieve the username.

Another way of finding out your AOL screen name is by asking someone whom you have sent emails to. If that person has saved your emails, he will be able to tell your AOL email address, hence you can easily retrieve your screen name.

Setting up AOL Account on iOS Devices

The following steps will take you through the process to set up of AOL account on iOS devices:

  • Tap the ‘Mail’ app and once it opens, tap ‘Mail, Contacts, Calendar, and further tap ‘Add Account’.
  • From the list of email services, tap ‘AOL’ and then you will be required to enter the AOL account details. In the Email field, enter the complete aol login email address, and then in the Password field, enter the AOL account’s password. Also, type your name and the description in their respective boxes.
  • Tap the ‘Next’ button, and AOL will verify your details and if you entered the correct details, you will be allowed to log in.
  • It will automatically select the IMAP settings as default for AOL and whatever changes you will make on your device; it will get copied on the IMAP server.
  • Tap ‘Save’ to end the setup process.