AOL Desktop 9.8

AOL Desktop is back with a new Beta!

AOL's premier all-in-one software is back in beta with an ALL NEW version and we want your help to test it.

Join our beta by visiting the AOL Desktop beta page to learn more about this beta and how to get involved.


May 2, 2016
Ready for the all new AOL Desktop?

It's here!!! There is something NEW. Completely rebuilt from the ground up. Check it out at the AOL Desktop Beta Page

Jan 12, 2016
Flash Player Issue resolved

UPDATE! The issue with the latest version of Flash that prevents the installer from working appropriately has been updated. If you are still experiencing issues with the installer, please run windows update.

December 22, 2015
9.8.2 Beta 3 Available

We appreciate all of the feedback along the way! We couldn't have done it without you. Beta 3 is a special build just for the Beta Community. It is identical to the GM Version. An autoupdate will be available soon, please do not wait for the autoupdate to get to you. If you've not yet updated to 4346.2020, please do so using the link to the right.

November 24, 2015
The automatic update for AOL Desktop 9.8.2 beta 2 has begun

In an effort to ensure everyone gets updated before 11/30, we've set up and started an auto-update to deliver this 4346.2011 to those of you who need it. Please do not wait for the auto-update, though. While you're here, go ahead and update to the latest beta to be sure you don't get blocked on 11/30. To learn more, please visit the AOL Desktop beta page.

November 23, 2015
AOL Desktop 9.8.2 Beta 2 is available for download!

AOL Desktop 9.8.2 beta 2 (4346.2011) is now available for direct download. All older versions of the desktop beta software will be blocked on 11/30, so make sure to download and install this release as soon as possible. To learn more, please visit the AOL Desktop beta page.

November 17, 2015
AOL Desktop 9.8.2 Beta 1 direct download now available!

A direct download for 9.8.2 beta 1 is now avaialble for AOL Desktop 9.8 beta testers. To learn more, please visit the AOL Desktop beta page.

November 10, 2015
AOL Desktop 9.8.2 has arrived!

The AOL Desktop Team has released the latest version of the AOL Desktop 9.8 software with version 4346.2006. This latest release includes a new update for the built-in browser as well as a variety of fixes -- including one that should resolve the issue of playing some videos that some of your reported.

To learn more, please visit the AOL Desktop beta page.


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