Install AOL Desktop Gold on Windows PC and Mac


It has been a topic of discussion among people using AOL Desktop Gold regarding the process involved in installing the software in Mac and Windows PC. And since these two Operating Systems are very different the steps to 3. varies in both. So do not mistake installation steps for windows with the Mac because it will only confuse you and create unnecessary problems. You are also required to meet the basic requirements of the software in both these computers before installing it or else it could create software conflict problems and other additional complications. If you are just hearing it now about the system requirements and you have no idea what they are, here is a list of the basic desktop gold software requirements, ‘512 MB of free space’, ‘1GB of RAM’, ‘computer processor with at least 266 MHz’, ‘screen resolution of 1024×768’. If you have already checked the requirements and if you have all that has been asked, you may proceed with the installation steps.

Steps to install AOL Desktop Gold on Windows PC :-

The steps that are essential to install AOL Desktop gold for Windows are stated below:
  • You must first log in to your AOL account and search for the desktop gold download link.
  • After you have tracked it down, click on it and wait for it to finish downloading.
  • Locate the downloaded file on your computer and run it as admin on your system.
  • It is important to accept any agreement and terms to proceed. After accepting, click ‘continue’.
  • Finally, click the ‘install’ button and wait for the software to get completely installed.
  • After the install has been completed, you need to restart your computer before launching the desktop software.

Steps to install AOL Desktop Gold on a Mac computer :-

The steps that you are required to perform to install AOL Desktop Gold have been listed below:
  • Go to the official AOL Desktop Gold website and download the link from there.
  • To do that, log in to your account and go to ‘products and services’ and under this, you will find a link that reads ‘AOL desktop for Mac’, choose that and click on the ‘download now’ option.
  • Now, open the downloaded file and click ‘continue’. Look through the terms of license agreement. And after you choose ‘agree’ proceed with the installation.
  • Click the ‘install’ button and enter the necessary information or credentials.
  • These are the steps that are needed to install desktop gold on your Windows and Mac computers. You can visit the official online AOL customer service site if you encounter any technical errors or difficulty.