You can also connect your favorite social networks to updates and receive your friends’ posts right in AIM.
If you still need help with your AOL account, try calling member services at 1-800-827-6364.
Select the user you want to remove, click the chat menu, and select “Remove from contacts.” Or, in the contacts group, hover over the user you would like to remove.
The new AIM is like a brand new supercar that has some of the old features and a whole lot more integrated into one sleek ride.
You can start a conversation with an existing contact a couple different ways:- Type name or username of a contact into the search field. A conversation window will open.- Using AIM.com, click on the compose button on top of the conversation list to open a new conversation window.- Using AIM for Desktop, click on the compose button on the bottom left of the conversation list to open a new conversation window.- Click on your friend’s name in the “Recent Chats” or “Contacts” section.
From aim.com, you can click the “Mail” link at the top of the page, or visit
Within the web or desktop application, you can add AOL Mail as a service under Preferences, and we'll notify you when you get new messages.You can control the display of these custom groups by going to your menu, choosing Contacts, then turning on or off Show custom groups.If you turn them off, you will just see “Recent chats” and “Favorites.”.Yes, you have to choose to go off the record for each conversation you want to take off the record.Or update your privacy preference to not save any chats by opening preferences, choosing privacy, and unchecking the box next to “Save chats on the record.”Any conversation you take off the record will stay off the record for the duration of your conversation.An “x” should appear to the right of the user name. The new AIM logs and stores your conversation history (a month’s worth) whenever you chat with other people also using the new AIM.