It is sensible to keep a copy of your AOL email messages to your desktop computer at your office or home. Keeping a copy of your emails serves as a backup in case you accidentally delete any message or technical error or viruses corrupt your emails in AOL account.
Moreover, having a copy of emails on your desktop lets you easily access them even when you are offline. To know how you can save your AOL emails to your computer, follow the instructions provided below.
7 Steps to Save AOL Mail to Computer:
For AOL Desktop Software
1.) Sign into your AOL account and go to the Mail section by clicking on the Mailbutton.
2.) Select the email which you wish to copy to your computer.
3.) Now, go to the Save option and select On My PC. Next, choose the folder in the Personal Filing Cabinet to select the location where you wish to save a copy of the email. Then click OK.
4.) Alternatively, if you are using AOL 9.0 version and want to save emails from it to your computer, start by logging into your account.
5.) Select the Read button to view your emails. Open the email which you wish to save by double-clicking on it.
6.) Then, click on the Save button located at the bottom of the email message page.
7.) From the options, select On My PC and select the folder in which you want to save the emails under Personal Filing Cabinet option. Finally, click OK.
NOTE: You can also drag and drop emails to move them into different folders within the Personal Filing Cabinet.