AOL Desktop Gold is built with few additional security features which protect your account from being compromised and unauthorized access. It includes high-end security measures like TFA (Two-factor authentication) and other encryption features to keep your data protected from cyberpunks.
Though AOL desktop Gold is very similar to than that of the traditional AOL format but has smoother performance and top-notch security features added. It has a shift of usernames, password, toolbar icons and email on the interface. AOL Gold has the auto-update feature which means, it will automatically update itself to the newer version whenever the latest patch arrives.
New features of AOL are:
Feather-light on your device.
Uses very fewer resources on your device.
It has better speed and smoother performance.
A wide range of customization options.
Two-screen verification feature to secure your account from being compromised.
Very easy to install and operate.
Very handy and similar interface as the previous version.
But like any other web services, AOL Gold has its cons, though very few that cannot be ignored. So, to help and support the bothered AOL users AOL Gold Support is accessible all day and night.
There are many issues which cause the slow or sluggish performance of your AOL mail, here is the solution to resolve such issues:
If you are new to AOL, make sure it is compatible with your device and your device meets the minimum system requirements and the version of AOL and deviceís operating system are a perfect match:
Here are the system requirements that your device must have in order to use AOL GOLD on your desktop:
Your device must have the Windows Vista or the higher version to operate AOL Gold.
The processor should be 266 MHZ or faster.
1060*768 screen resolution is required.
Free memory (RAM) should be at least 512 MB.
If your deviceís firmware differs from this, try to upgrade your system and try installing AOL application or dial contact AOL Desktop Support for a most accurate solution.
Check the serverís status:
Check the status of your AOL device and make sure that server isnít down or else using AOL gold would be a hassle. If the server is the reason for the error, calm and relaxes as such issues cannot be users from the end of the user. Wait overnight and try to log in again or check the status from the official website of the manufacturer.
If you are using a security software or antivirus on your device, it may prevent you from using AOL. Your security tool may detect AOL as a problematic platform which occurs with most of the third-party applications. So, here is the solution to this problem, simply disable the antivirus to use the AOL on your device.
Unable to open AOL:
When your device is overloaded with background apps, there are chances that AOL may take time to open or wonít own at all, in such cases, you need to open the task manager and Quit your program.
Follow the steps:
Go to the task manager.
Open the process tab.
Select the AOL services.
Click on End Process.
The poor internet connection wonít let you use AOL Gold on your device, so if your device is not able to connect with the internet, here are a few steps that can help:
Try to open any random web page.
Re-configure or reboot your device.
If the stills last, try to check the problem with your ISP.