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AOL shutdown

By rjshea1
Feb 13, 2009
  1. When I try to conect to aol my laptop shuts down because of possible harm to the computer. Dial up is successful as is Internet Explorer. Have been using aol successfuly up until now. Can anyone help?
     
  2. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 13,517   +336

    uninstall; reboot; reinstall
     
  3. rjshea1

    rjshea1 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Tried uninstall and reboot plus installing AOL 9.5 but same result immediate shutdown.
     
  4. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 10,074   +13

    AOL has been notorious for installing malware. Perhaps your anti-virus is preventing AOL installation.
     
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