Basically, AOL Mail is compatible with almost all email clients because it uses the IMAP settings. Configuring your AOL Mail account with your iPad’s Mail application is quite a simple and easy task to perform. Once the account configuration is completed, you can manage your AOL Mail account using the iPad Mail application.
In case your AOL Mail not working on iPad, then try the simple troubleshooting methods given below.
Before you get into fixing the issue, check whether your iPad is connected to a stable Internet connection. If not, connect the iPad device to the Internet and then try to access AOL Mail. Now, try the advanced methods given below if the issue persists.
Method 1: Force close all apps
Most users have found that accessing AOL Mail after force closing all the apps avoids these kinds of errors. The steps will vary based on the iOS type you’re using.
Step : 1 For iOS X & later: Swipe up your iPad’s home screen to view the recently used apps.
Step : 2 For iOS 8 and earlier: Double-press the Home button to launch the recent app's history.
Step : 3 Now, tap on the Clear all option or swipe up the apps to close them.
Step : 4 Once all the apps are force closed, access the AOL mail.
Method 2: Enable & disable or refresh the Airplane mode
Step : 1 On the Settings screen on your iPad, tap on the Airplane mode to turn it off.
Step : 2 After waiting for few seconds, tap the Airplane mode to enable it.
Step : 3 Wait for your iPad to connect to the internet, and then try to access your AOL mail account.
Step : 4 If the AOL mail is not working on your iPad again, then try the next method given below.
Method 3: Reset network settings
Step : 1 Open the Settings app.
Step : 2 Tap on the General setting.
Step : 3 Locate and touch the Reset option followed by Reset Network Settings. Now, in the prompted field, type your iPad’s security key.
Step : 4 Tap on the Confirm button.
Step : 5 Wait for the reset process to complete.
Step : 6 Once it is done, connect your iPad to the internet connection and try to access it. If AOL Mail Not Working On Ipad still, follow the third method given below.
Method 4: Re-add the AOL Mail account
To re-add your AOL Mail account to your iPad, first, you need to remove it. After removing the account successfully, re-add it. The below section explains how to remove and re-add the removed AOL Mail account on your iPad.
Removing the AOL Mail account
Step : 1 On the Settings screen, tap on the Mail option.