Installing AOL Desktop Gold

Installing AOL Desktop Gold on Windows

  • From the taskbar of your device, go to File Explorer.
  • Click on the Downloads folder and open it.
  • Find the AOL Desktop Gold file.
  • Click on the installer icon.
  • Select the Run option.
  • When the installation prompt appears, click the Install Now button.
  • Restart the computer for the installation to be successful.


Installing AOL Desktop Gold on Mac

  • Open the Downloads folder from Finder.
  • Locate the AOL Desktop Gold installer.
  • Click twice on the installer to run it.
  • If the installation prompt does not appear, then run the installer file manually.
  • Select the Install option.
  • Go through the on-screen steps.
  • If any warning dialog box pops up, then click on confirm to proceed with the process.


Uninstalling AOL Desktop Gold on Windows

  • To get started, click on the Start icon.
  • Now, double-click on the gear icon.
  • Wait for Settings to open.
  • Select the Apps option.
  • Click on Apps and Features.
  • Locate AOL Desktop Gold Download from the list of options.
  • Right-click on the same.
  • Now, select the Uninstall option.
  • Click on the Yes button.
  • Allow the software to get uninstalled before restarting the system.


Uninstalling AOL Desktop Gold on Mac

  • Open the dock.
  • Go to Finder and then access the Applications folder.
  • Find AOL Desktop Gold and open the file.
  • Double-click on the uninstaller.
  • Follow the on-screen steps to complete the uninstallation process.
  • In case the software is not available, then simply move the software icon to the Trash box.
  • After that, clear out the Trash and reboot the system.


Activating AOL Desktop Gold on Windows and Mac

  • Open the AOL Mail.
  • Sign in to your AOL user account.
  • Find the activation option and click on AOL Desktop Gold Download.
  • Click on the Activate Now button.
  • Confirm the activation.
  • Now, go back to the desktop and double-click on the Desktop Gold software.
  • Sign out of the account.
  • Now, sign in again with the account used for activation to activate the software on your device.


Reinstalling AOL Desktop Gold on Windows

  • Locate the downloaded file of AOL Desktop Gold. It is usually present in the Downloads section. Or else, open the web browser and check the Downloads there.
  • Run the installer of AOL Desktop Gold.
  • Click on the Continue button and give all permissions.
  • Follow the steps mentioned on the screen.
  • Wait for the reinstallation to get over before restarting the device.


Reinstalling AOL Desktop Gold on Mac

  • Open the Dock.
  • Click on Finder.
  • Go to the Downloads folder. 
  • Open the downloaded AOL Desktop Gold file.
  • Double-click on the .exe fi;e.
  • Select the Install option.
  • Provide all permissions and confirm the reinstallation.
  • Once the software is successfully reinstalled, restart the device.


How to Fix AOL Desktop Gold Billing Errors

AOL Desktop gold billing issues can be resolved in the following ways:


Edit the Billing Information

  • Visit AOL My Account.
  • Log in with your primary username and password.
  • Go to My Wallet.
  • Select Payment Methods.
  • Now, to add details, click on Add.
  • To edit the existing method, click on Edit.
  • Make the relevant changes.
  • Finally, click on Submit.


Change the Contact Information

  • Visit AOL My Account page.
  • Sign in using your primary username and password.
  • Go to My Profile.
  • Go to the Update Profile section.
  • Now, click on Update Contact Information.
  • Make the relevant changes.
  • Review the changes.
  • At last, click on Save.