AOL Gold

Get the all-in-one secure AOL Desktop Gold

Enhanced security & speed

Gone are the days when you had to download different software for performing different tasks. As the pace of life has increased and people generally look for the software that lets them manage several tasks simultaneously. AOL Desktop Gold is a boon for the users looking for desktop programs or applications that enable them to perform different things at the same time at one place.

Features Of AOL Gold Desktop

Easy Download & install procedure

Downloading and installing this all-in-one suite is very easy and fast. It saves its users time.

Personalization of emails is possible

You can personalize emails in a way that suits you. AOL Gold lets you change font size and colour, create a maximum of five email signatures and set the email signature you like the most as your default signature.

Password Manager

This password management service keeps track of all your accounts and login passwords for the same. You can easily shelter your login details in this password manager.

Suspicious Alerts

AOL Gold will always warn you against any harmful site if you try to open it.

Bookmarking of your favorite sites

Desktop Gold lets you bookmark the sites you visit the most and saves your time as you don’t have to type in the entire URL in the search bar every time.

Premium security features

The premium security features of this multipurpose online service provider software help you stay safe while using your email or browsing online. The 2-step verification also helps keep you safe online.

Importing and exporting of data is easy

A user can easily import his personal data from another computer. Similarly, he can easily export data from his computer to an external computer.

Automated Updates

The premium security features of this multipurpose online service provider software help you stay safe while using your email or browsing online. The 2-step verification also helps keep you safe online.

System Requirements of AOL Desktop Gold

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To download this software, you must check for your computer specifications and confirm whether they meet the system requirements of AOL Gold or not. The system requirements are as follows:

  • A minimum of 512 MB free space
  • A seamless internet connectivity
  • Internet Explorer 7+
  • Windows 7 or later
  • A screen resolution of 1024 x 768 or higher
  • 7. 266 MHz processor (min.) or faster
  • Minimum 1 GB RAM

AOL Desktop Gold Download Guide

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For Advantage Plan Member

  1. Log in to ‘My Benefits’ page.
  2. Move your cursor down to ‘AOL Desktop Gold’ under ‘All Products’.
  3. Select ‘Download Now’.
  4. Follow the steps that follow to complete the installation procedure.

For AOL Gold trial/subscription

  1. Open ‘My Page’ account by logging into it.
  2. Navigate to My Services>Subscriptions.
  3. Click on ‘Get Started’.
  4. Follow the steps that follow to complete the installation procedure.

AOL Gold Download using sign-up email received on your AOL email account

  1. Open your ‘Inbox’ folder in your AOL account and search for the sign-up confirmation message.
  2. Open that email.
  3. Click on ‘Download AOL Desktop Gold’ or ‘Update Now’ button.
  4. Go to the ‘Downloads’ folder and save the downloaded file by clicking ‘Save’.
  5. Follow the steps that follow to complete the installation procedure.

Desktop Gold Install Guide

After the download of this multi-utility desktop is successful, the next thing you need to do  is to install Desktop Gold on your computer.

  1. Navigate to the icon of ‘File Explorer’ on the taskbar of your desktop.
  2. Select and open the ‘Downloads’ folder.
    Note: If you have replaced the default ‘Downloads’ folder with any other folder, navigate to that folder, located the downloaded file and open it.
  3. Double click the icon of Install_AOL_Desktop .
  4. Go to ‘Run’ button and click on it.
  5. Select ‘Install Now’.
  6. As soon as you press the ‘Install Now’ button, installation will begin. Follow the prompts on your desktop screen to complete the installation procedure.

Desktop Gold Uninstall Guide

To uninstall AOL from Windows, you need to follow the steps that follow:

  1. Click on the Windows icon.
  2. Open ‘Control Panel’ from the right pane.
  3. Choose ‘Uninstall a Program’ option under ‘Programs’.
  4. Select ‘AOL Desktop Gold’ from the list of the programs showing up.
  5. Click ‘Uninstall/Change’.
  6. A message box appears asking you to confirm the uninstall process. Confirm the uninstallation by pressing ‘Yes’.
  7. After you confirm the uninstall process, the uninstall process will start taking place and a message showing ‘Desktop Gold Successfully Removed’ will show up at the end.


AOL Desktop Gold Reinstall Guide

After you remove the earlier version of this suite, you need to install a fresh version. For this, you need to follow the steps that follow:

  1. Go to the official site of ‘AOL Gold’. Click on the ‘Download’ link to download its latest version.
  2. Save it in ‘Downloads’ folder or any other folder you want to save it in.
  3. Accept the terms and conditions of the agreement license that show up.
  4. Installation will start. Press ‘Finish’ after the installation takes place.
  5. To access the same AOL account you were using earlier, enter your username and password.
  6. To import your data stored in your previous version, acknowledge the import prompt that shows up on your computer screen.

Common Issues with AOL Desktop Gold

So you can see that AOL is superb multi-utility software that lets you do many different
things without having to download extra software or app. But despite these huge benefits it offers to its users, it is ultimately software. And software can never be free of errors, no matter how hard a software designer tries to make it absolutely error-free. Some common issues an AOL user often faces are:

  1. AOL Gold Download issues
  2. Installation issues
  3. Re-installation issues
  4. Up-gradation issues
  5. Auto Update of AOL Gold not functioning properly
  6. Issues with opening AOL email with AOL Gold
  7. Missing AOL Dekstop Gold Icon/shortcut
  8. AOL address book invisible or lost
  9. OS or software compatibility issues
  10. Issues while playing games
  11. Desktop Gold uninstallation issues
  12. Error 104 due to corrupt download, incomplete installation, corrupt AOL file
  13. ‘Not responding’ error
  14. Password Manager issues
  15. Freezing issues
  16. Glitches in making AOL Gold the default browser for your system
  17. Missing email issues
  18. Speed and performance issues
  19. Issues with Desktop Gold dial-up internet connectivity
  20. Issues with setting a default signature in AOL email account
  21. Facing issues while trying to import or export emails or data
  22. Cache memory issues
  23. Storage space issues

And other such issues that make your work on AOL troublesome.

AOL Desktop Gold: Troubleshoot your issues instantly

So you can make out that despite being great software for users today, AOL Desktop Gold end up proving a bit troublesome for its uses. Every time a user faces any of the above-mentioned problems, he feels the need of a strong and effective service to help him out. It is manageable to tackle the issue sometimes without any help but most of the times, a user needs guidance on how to get rid of the error he is facing.

AOL Desktop Gold experts are always ready to help AOL users out. You can always talk to our experts and get your issues resolved instantly.

Why choose AOL Gold Experts?

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The features that this Help service provides are the plus points of this service. It gives:

  • Prompt and effective solutions
  • A team of experienced and certified experts
  • Minimal wait time
  • No hidden charges
  • Absolute transparency
  • 24*7*365 availability of guidance and troubleshooting
  • The feedback system to let you give your honest feedback for our system and a lot more that makes it an apt choice for all users of AOL

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  • AOL Gold Number – Dial this number and talk to experts to sort out your issue. This number is accessible day in and day out. The moment you face an issue with AOL, don’t delay and pick up your phone to get in touch to get the solution to that issue.
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  • Email Help – This is another option to get the solutions to your problems. You can write down your problem and send it to the official AOL Desktop Gold email address. You will the best solution to your issue from the experts on board via revert emails.
  • Live Chat­ – It is yet another good option to seek troubleshooting guidance from our experts. Initiate a live chat session with one of our experts and wait for the expert to understand, analyse your problem and come up with the best solution to it.


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