For AOL users, the latest version of AOL 9.0 OPTIMIZED SE has been officially released and is available for download at www.aol.com. Go to the bottom of the above web page and click on Download AOL. Or click on AOL Downloads at the top of the page. It is highly recommended that you close ALL programs when installing this new version. Be sure to turn off your virus scanner. If you have Process Guard, disable its protection. AOL 9.0 OPTIMIZED SE has been in beta testing for over six months by thousands of testers. - In AOL® 9.0 Optimized SE over 100 features have been added or upgraded! - Provides both dial-up and AOL® for Broadband members a safer, fun and effortless experience. - Delivers optimized security, performance and communications for any connection speed. - Software updates are always free for AOL members.