An aol file extension is related to the America Online related data.

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Software that open aol file

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AOL file extension - America Online related data

What is aol file? How to open aol files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The aol file extension can be found on various files from programs, such as AOL Desktop, AIM and others, provided by America Online.

AOL is also shortcut of America On-line.

This aol file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open aol file:

AOL Desktop picture or screenshot

America Online, Inc. logoAOL Desktop  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
America Online, Inc.

AOL Desktop is Internet suite with Internet browser, instant messaging client, e-mail client and media player.

AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) icon

AOL Inc. logoAOL Instant Messenger (AIM)  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
AOL Inc.

AOL Instant Messenger, simply known as AIM, is an instant messaging and presence computer program. client software s available for Microsoft Windows, Windows Mobile, mac OS, Android, iOS, BlackBerry OS.

AOL Inc. logoAOL Organizer  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
AOL Inc.

AOL Organizer is a set of tools used to organize time.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .aol file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .aol file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open aol file, edit aol file, convert aol file, view aol file, play aol file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with aol file - America Online related data

Click on the software link(s) for more information. Suggested software applications use aol file type for internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open aol file actions.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with aol file by default:
AOL Desktop
AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) small icon AOL Instant Messenger (AIM)


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