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AOL Help: Quick Actions and Right Clicking on AOL Email on the Web

On AOL Email on the Web, you can use the quick action menu or right-clicking to perform tasks quickly and easily. The quick action menu is available in the Calendar and Email windows when the down arrow icon is clicked.

Quick Actions and Right-clicking the Email Window in AOL Email on the Web
Quick Actions and Right-clicking the Calendar Window in AOL Email on the Web

 

Quick Actions and Right-clicking the Email Window in AOL Email on the Web

To use the quick actions menu on the Email window:

  1. On the AOL Email on the Web window, in the upper right, click the Email button.
  2. Click on the down arrow next to the email message, then select the action you wish to perform.

    Note: The available actions or tasks in the Email window are:
    • Reply - Replies to the email sender.
    • Reply All - Replies to all recipients and the sender of the email.
    • Forward - Forwards the email to additional recipients.
    • Delete - Deletes the email.
    • Search for Subject - Searches the current folder for all emails with the same subject.
    • Search for From - Searches the current folder for all emails with the same sender.
    • Add to Calendar - Opens a new event window, and automatically assigns the event name to be the subject of the email, and includes the body of the email as the note.
    • Add to Task - Opens a new task window, and automatically assigns the task name to be the subject of the email, and includes the body of the email as the note.


Quick Actions and Right-clicking the Calendar Window in AOL Email on the Web

The Events and Tasks windows in AOL Calendar on AOL Email on the Web have the quick action or right-click menu available.

To use the right-click menu in the Events screen on the Calendar window:

  1. On the AOL Email on the Web window, in the upper right, click the Calendar button.
  2. Click the Events button.
  3. Right-click an event, then click the action you wish to perform.

    Note: The available actions or tasks in the Events windows are:
    • Edit - Opens the AOL Edit Event window.
    • Email Event - Opens a new email with the event name in the subject line and the notes of the event in the body of the email.
    • Delete - Deletes the event.

To use the quick action menu in the Tasks screen on the Calendar window:

  1. On the AOL Email on the Web window, in the upper right, click the Calendar button.
  2. Click the Tasks button.
  3. Click on the down arrow next to the Task, then select the action you wish to perform..

    Note: The available actions or tasks in the Tasks window are:
    • Edit - Opens the AOL Edit Task window.
    • Email Task - Opens a new email with the task name as the subject and the notes of the task in the body of the email.
    • Mark Complete - Marks the task as being completed.
    • Delete - Deletes the task.