How to Generate AOL Mail App Password to Backup Email Messages

Mark Regan | January 6th, 2021 | How to

To backup AOL Mail account, we need to create and use a App Password instead of Aol Mail regular password.

Here are steps you need to follow to create a AOL Mail App Password.

Create and manage AOL Mail app passwords
  1. Sign in and go to the AOL Account security page via this url
  2. Click Generate app password
  3. It will ask you to Select your app from the drop down menu.
    You can select Other App and provide a name for it.
  4. Click Generate.
  5. Follow the instructions below the password. …
  6. Click Done.
  7. Use this app password and your email address in AOL backup software to start backup process.