Import and export mail and personal data to another computer

Import and export your personal data to a file that can easily be copied to another computer. Personal data includes Mail, Favorites, Address Book, and settings.

1. Sign in to AOL Desktop Gold.
2. Click the Settings icon.
3. While in the General settings, click the My Data tab.
4. Click Import or Export.
5. Select your file.
6. If exporting, create a password. You'll be asked for this password when importing the info on another computer. If importing, enter the password you previously created.
7. Once your personal data is imported, you'll have access to it in Desktop Gold.

Import mail and data from a previous version of Desktop Gold

The Import Wizard looks for older installations of Desktop Gold and if found, will import your mail, toolbar icons, usernames, saved passwords and more from.

1. Sign in to AOL Desktop Gold.
2. Click File in the top menu bar.
3. Click Import Wizard.
4. Click OK to start the import process.
5. Click OK on the confirmation window.

Manually import data from a PFC file

This feature allows you manually navigate to a PFC file on your computer and to import data from that file.

1. Sign in to AOL Desktop Gold.
2. Click the Settings icon.
3. While in the General settings, click the My Data tab.
4. Click PFC Import.
5. Select your file.
6. Once your personal data is imported, you'll have access to it in Desktop Gold.