AOL Toolbar is installed but not visible

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AOL Toolbar is installed but not visible

You may not be able to see your AOL Toolbar for one of two reasons. After trying the first solution, check to see if you can see the AOL Toolbar. If you are still unable to see the AOL Toolbar, continue to the next solution to resolve the issue.

Solutions


Enable the AOL Toolbar

If the AOL Toolbar is disabled, it will not appear as part of the Internet Explorer toolbar.

To enable the AOL Toolbar in Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer 6.0 and earlier:

On the browser window, click the View menu, select Toolbars, then click AOL Toolbar.

To enable the AOL Toolbar in Internet Explorer 7.0:
On the browser window, click the Tools menu on the right side, select Toolbars, then check AOL Toolbar by clicking on it.



Uninstall and Reinstall the AOL Toolbar

You can uninstall the AOL Toolbar 5.0 from the browser window.

To uninstall AOL Toolbar 5.0 in Internet Explorer:
1. On the right side of the AOL Toolbar, next to the Sign In link, click the Toolbar Options icon, select Help, then click Uninstall Toolbar.

To uninstall AOL Toolbar5.0 in Mozilla Firefox, on the right side of the AOL Toolbar, click the Settings icon, then click Uninstall.

2. Click the Uninstall button.

3. When prompted to restart the computer after the uninstallation, click Finish.


To install the AOL Toolbar software:


1. Go to toolbar.aol.com/aol/download.html.

2. Click the Download Free Toolbar button, then follow the onscreen prompt to download and complete the installation.






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Last updated: 01-23-2012
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