So many problems with AOL that there are too many to list but I will give it my best shot: Let's start with mail...way too many ads; the blue highlighted name when you send a message is not something l like, I prefer the send later folder versus the draft. The emails...
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1.0
I liked
  • Aol before they made us switch to gold version
I didn't like
  • Being forced to use aol gold which is a horror show
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God I hate this new software. Everything was going along fine with the old version on my old PC until they switched to this crappy AOL Gold version. I have a brand new PC with Win 10. Anytime I open the software the pages that come up are blank. I go online and pages...
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atp2007

no improvement in the desktop software. No response to my complaints and emails. AOL doesn't care anymore.

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Ace man

I think it's *** garbage I'm not paying these *** idiots 5 dollars a month they destroyed themselves they must have some young idiots working for their company people boycott...

1.4
I liked
  • Ability to save important emails
  • Old versions of desktop
  • Previous versions of desktop
I didn't like
  • Incredible excess of ads and junk on the online webpage
  • Inability to fix a recurrent problem over months
  • Offering no choice of software other than aol gold fiasco
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Did not upgrade back to a paying monthly service that they bombed me with since I already have what they offered, security software, etc and for years for paying them for something that was free (my fault). Now, I'm back on the outside, & wasting time with them. Since...
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I liked
  • Ease of using my previous email service
  • Old aol
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1. Why do I have to go through two very slow "Sign On" screens to open AOL ? I should be able to type in my password on the first screen which has my email address. 2. AOL opens on "Welcome" news instead of on my Mail folders. Cannot figure out how to change it. 3....
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djm361

I agree AOL Gold Is Useless. Please fix this or revert back to the previous version.

Anonymous
Anonymous

Gold is not good, I like the old one betterRobert

1.8
I liked
  • Previous versions of desktop
I didn't like
  • Aol is absolutely the worst
  • Whole aol gold experience
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I've used AOL as my primary email since it was about the only option before Internet browsers. I stayed with them and used their desktop for the ease of switching screen names, their chatrooms, etc. I could overlook the annoying pop-up ads and gave up on their...
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Paul DePace

I have a basic question about AOL...and the new AOL Gold offering...I have had AOL service (and agree with all the downsides that have needed to be tolerated) for probably 20 ...

1.1
I liked
  • Old chat rooms
  • Multiple ims in one small window
  • Some features in the past
I didn't like
  • New empty chat rooms
  • Aol desktop gold
  • Whole aol gold experience
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Why did Verizon stick its email Clients with old, outdated, crappy AOL? I have had problems since the switch and now I find out that after 90 days AOL actually wants my credit card to offer tech support. If a company's product is so crappy that they want to charge...
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Breeze

How about you work for free?

1.0
I didn't like
  • Service and tech support
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