Reply Essee says: August 15, 2014 at 7:50 am I have had this problem on and off for 4 years now. Thanks for the that tip to resolve the frustration of repeated password requests which met with the "could not verify" message. Lifesaver. I knew there was a deeper problem that apple support couldn't fix by reinstalling AOL mail. http://da4design.com/aol-mail/aol-mail-not-working-with-apple-mail.php
Entered the Hotmail account password and now everything is working. Mail.app asked me for a password. A window appeared. 5b) At bottom left, check the box to the left of "Show Password." 5c) A window appears asking for the "keychain password." I used my user account password, They are on the AOL Mail sidebar.
Help before I smash something. Great job, and thank you so much! Click your desktop background to make sure no applications are selected. 2. It worked for me .
Any ideas what I can do to fix this problem? By the way, if you experience exactly that, it's a good indicator of what's really going on… the password is probably entered incorrectly somewhere, or not being saved. And I hope during this time of troubleshooting this issue, you still had a good dinner !Actually Bob, you are good to go- back in business as you noted.The objective was Aol Unable To Verify Account Name Or Password Risks are inherent in the use of the Internet.
Completely forgot about changing the password for the outgoing server! Mac Mail Unable To Verify Account Name Or Password Aol Apple makes no representations regarding third-party website accuracy or reliability. My first mac drove me crazy but i am very happy now . Someone on this forum always seem to bail me out.
THANKS Reply With Quote 02-28-2012,12:38 PM #2 rman View Profile View Forum Posts Member Since Dec 24, 2002 Location Los Angeles, California Posts 12,584 Specs:2 x 3.0GHz Quad-Core, 6GB OS X Mail Connection Doctor share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply (You must log in or sign up to post here.) Show Ignored Content Share This Page Log in However the same thing happens periodically with my gmail and icloud accounts as well. Note: Once all mail traffic is finished, the Activity viewer should not have anything listed. Check Incoming and Outgoing Mail Server Settings 1.
No incoming and 5 minutes to send an email.2. look at this site Ask Your Own Mac Question Customer: replied5 years ago. Aol Mail Settings For Mac Within Mail: Change your SMTP server port to 587. Aol Mail On Mac Not Working Tried all of the above again and still have had no luck.
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In the Message Caching: box, click Cache all messages locally. It just staes that mine is "AOL IMAP". Click to expand... Aol Imap Settings Mac Mail Reply Rudy says: December 30, 2014 at 7:58 pm I agree with the Summary by Sriman& L123 .
I suppose I've been lucky with not having to backup the mail first. The resolution was to access the server from the Web and change my login password. Excellent! http://da4design.com/aol-mail/aim-mail-not-working.php Check the Use Authentication box.
The box came up called Add Account...I put in name, email address, password. These will not have a logical name, so you may have to open each folder and check the account name to make sure you are moving the correct one. Run Click Preferences. 3. Most users won't need to do this with IMAP accounts, but SMTP mail servers often have their own separate mailbox logins, thus you'll want to check that and set the correct
I've checked that the settings are correct with those stipulated by Apple and on the AOL Help website, deleted and recreated the Account within Mail just in case, tinkered with one Mac Support Specialist Category: Mac Satisfied Customers: 1700 Experience: Apple Certified Desktop & Portables Technician, A+, Cross-Platform (Mac/PC) Tech - for over 14 Years 15556539 Type Your Mac Question Here... If I do that I get a time out message for port 587… If I change it back it keeps telling me error 54. For each line item, I did the following: 5a) Double click.
Chris Feb. 18, 2008 When I use Entourage or Outlook to view my emails they are taken from the inbox of my AOL account and then I cannot view them again Type AOL password for your password. I ignore the message. Reply Jason Frindt says: April 1, 2015 at 6:55 am I don't think it is because they don't care….they just simply are not capable of figuring it out.
Choices were Setup Manually or Continue. Reply Redhead says: January 13, 2016 at 10:26 pm Brilliant. Connection Doctor indicates a fail every time with an error regarding username/password. Reply richard says: November 27, 2014 at 1:00 pm Works great, THX!
Click a heading below to expand. Your instructions seem simple but I hesitate to reinstall AOL mail. Note: The Incoming Mail Server should be imap.aol.com. 5.