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.


Jun 27, 2016
Beta 3 is ready for testing!

Beta 3 is available and will be delivered through the auto update mechanism. For more details, check out the AOL Desktop beta page.

Reminder: You will automatically receive the update simply by using AOL Desktop. The update will be applied after about 15 minutes of use depending on connection and computer speed, and when you close and relaunch, you will be using the latest version.

Jun 13, 2016
An automatic update to Beta 2 is available

We have an update to beta 2 that will only be available through the auto update mechanism. For more details, we will be updating the AOL Desktop beta page once the auto update test is completed.

May 31, 2016
Beta 2 is ready to go!

Thanks for all the great feedback. Beta 2 has just been released. Check out the details on the AOL Desktop Beta Page. We will continue to update the software regularly, so be sure to check back often!!


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