Your password gives you access to every AOL service you use. If you've forgotten your password, you can reset it to get back in to your AOL account. It's also a good idea to update your password regularly and to make sure it's unique from other passwords you use.

Reset a forgotten password

Use Sign-in Helper, to reset password and account recovery tool, to get back in to your account.

1. Go to the Sign-in Helper .
2. Enter one of the account recovery items listed.
3. Click Continue.
4. Follow the instructions given in the Sign-in Helper.

Change your password

From a desktop or mobile web browser:

1. Sign in to the AOL Account security page .
2. Click Change password.
3. Enter a new password.
4. Click Continue.

From most AOL mobile apps:

1. Tap the Menu icon.
2. Tap Manage accounts.
3. Tap Account info.
4. Tap Security settings.
5. Enter your security code.
6. Tap Change password.
7. Enter a new password.

If these steps don't work in your app, change your password using your mobile browser.