How to Automatically Forward AOL Mail

by Matt McGew; Updated September 26, 2017

AOL is an online platform that features an email service called AOL Mail. One of the features of AOL Mail is its ability to automatically forward all incoming email messages to another email address. You can set this mail forwarding feature through AOL Mail's general settings menu. Once you have setup email forwarding, you will continue to receive emails in your AOL Mail inbox.

Step 1

Open the AOL application on your computer. Enter your AOL user name and password and click the "Sign In" button.

Step 2

Click the "Settings" link and select the "General Settings" option.

Step 3

Click the "Forwarding" option.

Step 4

Click the dot located to the left of the "Forward a copy of incoming mail to:" option.

Step 5

Enter the full email address to which you want to forward a copy of your AOL Mail.

Step 6

Click the "Save Changes" button to complete the setup of your AOL Mail forwarding.

About the Author

Since 1992 Matt McGew has provided content for on and offline businesses and publications. Previous work has appeared in the "Los Angeles Times," Travelocity and "GQ Magazine." McGew specializes in search engine optimization and has a Master of Arts in journalism from New York University.