aol desktop gold

AOL desktop software program developed by AOL Desktop Gold. This is a unique program that has all features of AOL programmed to it and which can also be used to browse, search, watch videos and play games, etc.

Its all-in-one desktop program presents people with a platform to do all sort of multi-tasking work and also to access their AOL features. It also comes with a premium security feature that provides optimum protection to users on online platforms. So it works as a desktop plus a security software which becomes quite convenient to the customers.

About AOL Desktop Gold

Language : English

Size: 15 MB

Developer: AOL

AOL Desktop Gold Features

Automatic Update

Automatic Update

It has the feature to update automatically when we have good internet connectivity

Updated web browsing

Updated web browsing

It protects from dangerous malware. and our vital information

Advanced Technology

Advanced Technology

Advance technology help to boost speed and performance

Two Screen Verification Process

Two Screen Verification Process

It supports to protect from hacker

Basic Requirements for AOL

Before you begin the process of the AOL Desktop Gold installation, you need to know about the basic fundamental necessities of the software. Below we mentioned some requirements of the systems that you require to confirm before download AOL Desktop Gold:

You need to have the 512 MB space at least on your hard drive and Windows Operating System of 7, 8 or 10.

Your RAM should be at least 1GB and you should have an internet explorer greater than 7+.

A computer with a screen resolution of 1024×768 and a 266 MHz processor or faster. Also, a strong internet connection is required.

If you have AOL Membership
First of all, you have to make sure that your PC meets all the system requirements.

  • MAC OS Version 9.0 or higher.
  • Newest Safari version.

Then download the AOL Desktop Gold for your Mac device.

Once you have downloaded the AOL, carefully complete the installation process, else you will face the technical issues while using the AOL Gold services.

Installing the AOL Desktop Gold on MAC

  • If you are going to install AOL for the first time:
  • Visit the AOL official website and select the option “Get Membership”. After that, follow the onscreen instructions for creating an account.
  • Once your account is created successfully, login to the account and go for the premium membership.
  • Now, you can download the AOL Desktop Gold.
  • After getting a premium membership, you will receive an email on your AOL email account in which the link to “Start with AOL Desktop Gold” will be mentioned.

Follow the instructions and complete the installation process.

If you are an AOL member :

  • Check and make sure that your PC meets all the system requirements to download the AOL Desktop Gold.
  1. HDD space should not be less than 512 MB.
  2. RAM up to 1GB or more.
  3. The processor of 266 Mhz or more.
  • As you are an AOL member, open the login page and log in by using your AOL login credentials.
  • Once you are logged in, go to “My Benefits” section and search for the “AOL Desktop Gold”.

Tap to download the AOL Gold.

Installing AOL Desktop Gold on Windows

When you are new to AOL:

  • Firstly, you have to get an AOL Membership
  • Now, you have to create an AOL account and after that get a premium membership from your AOL account.
  • Install the AOL software by following the same process as existing AOL users.
  • Once the process of downloading is completed, run the executable file for installing the AOL Gold.
  • Accept the License Agreement and tap to continue.
  • Complete the installation by following the onscreen instructions.

Click on Finish to end the process.

AOL has been one of the best software on the globe with so many features. The AOL Desktop Gold allows users to access emails, stream videos and music online, news, entertainment, browse various websites and much more in one place. The software also displays trouble-free updates and improved security. Users also take the benefit of the premium software version, which gives you access to it from wherever you want. 

Install AOL icon on the desktop

Sometimes, changes computer setting cause the disappearance of the Desktop icon of AOL Desktop Gold, to resolve this issue, follow these steps:

  • Right-click on PCs desktop screen and choose the “View” option from the submenu
  • Show Desktop icon of AOL Desktop Gold
    Search and select the “Show Desktop Icons” from the list( in case, the opinion is unchecked)
  • Press F5 or refresh button to apply the changes.
  • In case nothing happen then restart the system.
  • If the option “Show Desktop Icons” is already selected, then look for the solution to “Lost Desktop Gold Icon Missing”.