How to Sign In With Screen Name for AOL to Read My AOL Mail

By Michael Butler

AOL users can have multiple screen names and receive AOL Mail in the different accounts, freely switching between accounts as desired. To read AOL Mail you have to sign in to the account first. Sign in to either through the AOL Desktop application or in your Web browser, whichever you find more convenient.

AOL Desktop

Step 1

Launch the AOL desktop application. Click "Sign In" on the toolbar at the top of the screen.

Step 2

Type your screen name or select it from the drop-down menu.

Step 3

Type your password and then click "Sign In."

Web Browsers

Step 1

Open your browser.

Step 2

Go to AOL.com and click the "Mail" icon.

Step 3

Type your screen name and password.

Step 4

Click "Sign In."