Download and Installation

Q: What versions of AOL Instant Messenger are available?
A: The latest version is available for Windows95/98/NT and Macintosh computers. You can download them from the web site at www.aol.co.uk/aim/.

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Q: What do I do after I've downloaded the software?
A: After downloading the Instant Messenger software, you must install it on your computer. To install the software, locate the downloaded file on your computer, and double-click it. The installer will guide you through the installation process. After the installation is complete, type your new Screen Name over the current Screen Name that is displayed in the Screen Name field on the sign-on window.

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Q: I get an "1008-17, -23" error during installation. (Mac only)
A: Disabling the Virex control panel or upgrading to the latest Virex should fix the problem. The Virex software update is at: http://software.mcafee.com/centers/download/

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