Gone are the days when you have to use different software for browsing the internet or accessing emails or playing games, as now the introduction of AOL Desktop Gold has improved the experience of clients. Many points of interest are capturing the attention of the users, and these are screen capturing, different fonts and style, two-way authentication, etc. You can get the benefit of this software only when you have the software on your system. There is some basic requirement that must be met before you download AOL Desktop Gold software.

Minimum Configuration Required to Download and Install AOL Desktop Gold

  • First check for OS version (Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10) and Mac version that is there in your system.
  • Check the processor of your system whether you have a minimum of 266 MHz or a faster computer processor.
  • Recommended screen resolution should be1024 * 768 or higher.
  • Minimum 1 GB RAM and 512 MB free hard disk space are required.
  • Lastly, check the Internet, which is required for downloading the setup file.

Steps to Download the AOL Desktop Gold on Mac

You need to follow the below-mentioned steps to download AOL desktop Gold on your Mac

When you are a member of AOL Advantage Plan

AOL Desktop Gold will be included with your membership at no additional cost.

  • You need to sign in to the MyBenefits page of AOL
  • Now go to All Products section and then scroll to AOL Desktop Gold
  • Click on the button of Download Now and then save the downloaded setup file.
  • After downloading it, you have to follow the installation process.

If you have the AOL Desktop Gold trial or subscription

  • Sign in to the My Account page in AOL
  • Click on the My Services and then go to Subscriptions
  • Now click on the Get Started option present under AOL Desktop Gold
  • Save the downloaded file on the location of your choice and then follow the installation process to install it.

Use the Link present in the official AOL signup confirmation received by you:

  • Search your inbox that has the subject line ‘Get Started with AOL Desktop Gold’.
  • Now open that email and click on the Link of Download AOL Desktop Gold or Update Now.
  • You have to browse where you want to save the downloaded file and then click the `Save `button to keep the setup file there.

Steps to Install AOL Desktop Gold on Mac

Once you have downloaded the desktop software setup file, then you can easily install AOL Gold software on your system.

  • You can open the location where you saved the downloaded setup file of the desktop software.
  • Now double click on the Install_AOL_Desktop icon to run it.
  • Follow the on-screen instruction to complete the installation process.
  • Once installed you will need login to your account.

If at any point you face trouble while installing AOL Gold for Mac, then you need to reach out to experts as they will help you in resolving the issue. However, make sure that you are downloading the latest and compatible version of the desktop software for your Mac.