AOL Desktop Gold is the most convenient way to navigate the world of AOL since you have so many features on one platform. There are three ways to download AOL Desktop Gold. If you are an AOL Advantage Plan member you will find that AOL Gold is included in your membership at no extra cost. Another way to get AOL Gold is by using the AOL Gold Download link that is found in the official sign up confirmation email. If you need help finding the download link you can call the customer care number and ask for assistance.