If you're looking for the latest non-beta version of the AOL Desktop software, please visit AOL Downloads.
The AOL Desktop Team is proud to announce the release of AOL Desktop 9.7.4 beta 2!
In beta 1, we updated the browser signficantly, and introduced you to the new Password Manager, which improves AOL Desktop's ability to help you store and manage passwords for your favorite sites. This release boasts a number of additional changes that we think you'll enjoy. These include:
There remain a few known issues and purposeful changes made by design. These include:
We'd love it if you focused your testing around the following features/elements of the software, particularly as they've had some significant changes in 4343.4023.
If you download the software from above and install it, you're participating! You can check if you're on the current beta build by using Help > About AOL from the menu bar at the top of the software.
You may either select Help > Feedback or click the Send Feedback link under the Info and Community section on the right-hand side of this page.
Anything you encounter, of course, except ... please be mindful of the known issues listed above. Reports about those particular experiences are not necessarily useful and could get in the way of identifying issues we do not know about.
Not for this release, you will need to download and install this version to use it! Users who downloaded beta 1, however, may receive a pop-up notification in the near future regarding this releases availability.
You can ask any questions you may have through AOL Answers.
Glad you asked, cause this one is important to us! Simply send us feedback.
All feedback is important to us. We want to hear about your experiences with this release of AOL Desktop 9.7. We're particularly concerned when you encounter a negative change in your experience from the previous release, however please don't limit your feedback to negatives. It's just as important for us to know when we've made positive changes.
Any feedback about AOL Desktop 9.7 is valuable. When sending feedback, though, please tell us about your experience as comprehensively and completely as possible. Your observations and any specific, reproducible scenarios are important - particularly if you're reporting an negative experience.