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Get the software, security and support you need to make the most of a high-speed Internet connection

Set up Your Free AOL Software

Your familiar AOL software complements and enhances a high-speed connection from any provider. You can use it to do everything you always did with dialup... only faster. Setup is a snap. On the AOL sign-on screen, under the "Location" drop-down menu, choose "Broadband" -- then click "Sign On." Get help with this.

Get the Latest Version

As a paid member, you get special benefits that are ideal for high-speed users, providing important protections and peace of mind when you're connected on broadband.

Premium Security

An always-on connection makes your computer more vulnerable to attacks from online threats. All AOL paid plans include McAfee security software, providing comprehensive protection against viruses, spyware and hackers.

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24/7 Live Support

When you run into trouble using the Internet, where can you turn? Paid AOL membership comes with live customer support, including 24/7 technical help by chat or phone. So we're there when you need us.

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Member Discounts

AOL members can get exclusive discounts from dozens of national merchants, just for being an AOL member! No strings attached, no catches, no extra junk mail. Find out more.

Tips, Tricks and Shortcuts

Get tips on using AOL and the Internet delivered right to your inbox every two weeks. The AOL Tips newsletter helps you get more from your time online.

Free Software

Download AOL's free products, including the latest version of AIM, ICQ, Winamp and more!

Free Software From AOL

Discover AOL provides information about AOL's many products and services, including computer tech support (AOL TechGuru), free software (AOL Desktop 9.7, AOL Desktop for Mac, AIM), Safety and Security tools (McAfee® VirusScan® Plus -- Special edition from AOL) and free services like Video, Radio, Email, Instant Messaging and Parental Controls. Check out AOL A-Z for a full, alphabetical directory of everything on AOL.