CompuServe Email Account – 2 Effective Ways to Access and Recover Your Account

| Updated on March 1, 2024

If we talk about one of the oldest internet companies, it is CompuServe. The company dates back to 1969 when there was no Facebook and Google; perhaps the first major commercial online service in the USA. Since 1980, CompuServe has been letting people communicate with the help of its email service and that made it really popular among the netizens. It even got famous by hosting the first WYSIWYG email content editor; this helped users exchange new mail and related content on the internet.

This happened even before CompuServe was purchased by AOL; now, it is a subsidiary of AOL and is still operating as an internet portal, providing email service, and so on. The email service can be easily accessed via the web, mobile, or through third-party email clients that use IMAP protocol such as Netscape Messenger or Outlook.

Ways to Login to CompuServe Webmail

If you are confused about how to login to your CompuServe webmail account, here is what you need to know-

Those who own an email account at can log in to their accounts and access their emails via two different sites:

  • Those with email addresses like “” have to sign in to CS 2000 Webmail as follows:
  1. Go to
  2. Enter your CompuServe username, email or mobile in the given field and click on ‘Next’.
  3. Then, enter your password and click on ‘Sign in’.
  • Those with email addresses like “” have to sign in through webmail as follows:
  1. Go to
  2. Enter your CompuServe username, email, or mobile in the given field and click on ‘Next’.
  3. Then, enter your password and click on ‘Sign in’.

That was all about the CompuServe email login process and how to check your mails at




If you are directed towards the AOL login page or see the Mail logo, it is due to the fact that AOL owns CompuServe and most of its services such as email, greeting cards as well as internet portal is powered by AOL.

CompuServe’s webmail service allows you to read your emails as well as create them after logging in. Go to the Mail Center and click on ‘Read Mail’ to check all your emails. To create a new message, click on ‘New Mail’ from the toolbar at the top of the page.

Apart from this CompuServe offers you a lot of other features including an address book, filing cabinet, email scheduler, email controls, instant messenger, free virus protection, email preferences, and more.

How to Fix CompuServe Login Issues?

There can be login issues that may appear while trying to sign in to your CompuServe email account. If you are facing difficulty while signing in to your webmail account. If this is the case, here is the link you need to refer to-

Here you will find all the troubleshooting articles related to password, sign-in, web settings, browser issues, and other problems that can make it difficult to log in to your CompuServe account.

Here are some of the tips to deal with CompuServe login issues- 

  1. If you are facing an error like “Invalid password. Please try again,”, try to reset your password.
  2. Avoid using an outdated browser to access your CompuServe email account; you can also try a different browser
  3. If you have installed multiple browsers on your device, this can cause an alteration in web settings. You can try resetting the general web settings to fix the login error.
  4. Clearing the browser’s cache and also help you in fixing the login issues with CompuServe as it will help the browser to load the websites faster.

Kanika Singh

Webmail and Internet Expert

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