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ID Vault helps protect you online by securing all your accounts and transactions. Follow the instructions below to download and install ID Vault.

Follow the instructions below to download and install ID Vault:

1. Visit the ID Vault product detail page and click Try it FREE.

Note: The download process for ID Vault will be slightly different depending on if you're a new customer or if you're a returning customer.

  • Returning Customer: If you're a returning customer, select 'I am a returning customer' and click Sign In. If requested, sign in with your username and password.
  • New Customer: If you are a new customer, select 'I am a new customer' and click Continue. Then enter your details and click Next.
  • If you have not provided your payment information, please do so.

2. Review your billing information and click Start My Free Trial.

3. The Checkout Order Confirmation screen will display containing your billing information and order summary. Click Get Started.

4. An email from AOL Premium Subscription Products or one of our partners confirming your order will be sent to your email account. If you’d like to begin using the subscription at a later time, just sign in to your email account and locate the ID Vault email and follow the on-screen instructions to get started.

5. Save and open the downloaded file.

6. You will see a message asking if you would like the file to make changes to your computer. Click Yes.

7. The License Agreement will appear. Read through it and click I Agree.

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8. ID Vault will initialize. This may take a few minutes.

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9. Create and confirm the Pin number that you will use to log into all of your accounts through ID Vault and then click Next.

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10. You will be asked to enable ID Vault protection in your browser. Click OK.

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11. Your browser window will open. Click Install or Enable. You may be asked to do this several times if you have several different browsers on your computer.

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12. A setup wizard will appear to guide you through creating secure logins for popular accounts. You can create accounts for Consumer Services, Financial Services, Banking and Credit Cards, or click Skip Account Set Up if you would like to add your accounts later.

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13. You are now set up with ID Vault! Review the instructions to open your saved accounts, then click Finish.

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