AOL Mail Not Receiving Emails - [SOLVED]

If your AOL mail not receiving emails on your Mail account, then there may be some reasons behind it.

  • Step 1:The email sender might not have entered your email address correctly.
  • Step 2:You would have blocked the sender sometimes back.
  • Step 3:Connection problems between the server and the user.
  • Step 4:Due to the AOL server issue.

If none of the above mentioned issues exist behind the AOL Mail not receiving email issue, then let’s see some of the other common reasons

  • Filters.
  • Delivery Delays.
  • Spam folders.

Issues Due To Filters:

Filters are used to keep your AOL Mail account organized and safe from suspicious messages.

To resolve this AOL mail not receiving emails issue In AOL Mail, follow the below steps:

  • Step 1: Sign in to your AOL account using the correct credentials.
  • Step 2: Go to account settings and click the filter settings.
  • Step 3: Look for any email filters applied on the list.
  • Step 4: If you find any filters, delete them.
  • Step 5: Now, you will be able to receive emails in your inbox.

Issues Due To Delivery Delays:

It happens due to bad network connections, heavy network traffic, and sometimes due to routing problems. You cannot possibly do anything but wait. If the delay is due to your internet connection being slow, then try to access your AOL Mail account using another internet connection.

Issues Due To Spam Folder:

Spam folders or junk folders are used to avoid spam messages. But sometimes, due to the spam filters, emails from new sends would also be forwarded to Spam. In some situations, if you had blocked the sender or marked his email as spam earlier, then the new email would also be moved to Spam folder instead of the inbox. To fix this issue,

  • Step 1: Log in to your AOL account using the credentials.
  • Step 2: On the left pane, select the Spam from the list.
  • Step 3: Uncheck the boxes of emails that are not spam.
  • Step 4: Select the button that is labeled Not Spam.
  • Step 5: This will help you avoid receiving new emails to the Spam folder.
  • Step 6: Further, the new emails received from your contacts will be viewed in the inbox.

If you are still facing the AOL Mail not receiving emails issue, then contact our technical team.