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Internet Explorer Unsafe – How Do I Get To AOL?

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 by | Filed Under: Quick Tips

Ron from Sanford, N.C. writes:

Regarding the security hole in Internet Explorer  -so what do we do when using AOL for our email and browsing to other sites?  They use IE.

Ron, open Firefox or Chrome and go to You can access your mail from there and browse the Internet as usual.

The mail log on is in the upper-right corner.

~ Cynthia

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3 Responses to “Internet Explorer Unsafe – How Do I Get To AOL?”

  1. Barbara says:

    Wasn’t an update released that fixed this problem?

    • cynthia says:

      Yes, an update took care of the issue. But it’s always good to know how to get to your e-mail through another browser if it’s necessary.

  2. Dolores Wright says:

    I cannot download Firefox or Chrome. The download and installation are ok, but then an application error message appears “Ocx000000….. and it will not install the apps. Help. Thank You.

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