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In the early 1990s, the service provider America On-Line (AOL) initiated a new "carpet-bombing" approach to acquiring new members, sending free CD-ROMs throughout the USA offering trial access to the service. This approach grew AOL from 200,000 accounts to over 22 million.



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The AOL CD-ROM Collection
by Cap'n Crunch
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This game was created after the "Where's The Cap'n" AD campaign and was later revealed that he was helping the crunchlings defeat the crunchium thief. In the game you help raise a baby crunchling by feeding it Cap'n Crunch and training it with three mini-games based on jumping, strength and speed. When your crunchling has been fully raised you can then challenge the crunchium thief to beat the game in challenges that are similar to the mini-games. It also comes with a free trial of...
Topics: Cap'n Crunch, Crunchling Adventure, Crunchling, Adventure, Crunchium, CD-ROM, Game, Windows 95, Mac...
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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favorite 3
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Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing (Version 12.01) (380858A-CD) (2001)
Topics: Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing, Mavis Beacon, Typing, Program, CD, AOL
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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Reinstallation CD Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition Dell (R2490)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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AOL CD - 1175 Hours Free for 50 Days (America Online) (AM0508R42) (2004)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
by SoftKey International
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favorite 4
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AOL CD-ROM: Key Clip Art 25,000 (Softkey) (KCT 844 AE CD)
Topic: AOL CD-ROM
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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favorite 2
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AOL Version 9.0 and 7.0 Windows AOL 5.0 (AOL) (2004)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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I got this game today and thought I'd share with you guys. Oh yeah, it's also got an AOL trial included on it. ;)
Topics: dec3199, knowledge munchers, 1997, windows, windows 95, education, educational, disc, learn,...
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
by Australian Consolidated Press
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Australian PC User October 1999 Disc 1 PC User-Productivity disc - October 1999 Edition ========================================= What's on this month's CD-ROM. To easily view this file in Notepad, select WordWrap from the Edit Menu. Note: Full installation tips and warnings are included in the PC User Offline Web pages. We recommend that users browse our CD using the Web pages before installing software. (See installation details in readme.txt). Special Features this month...
Topics: Australian PC User, pc user, game, pc, computer, disc, cd, cover cd, cover disc, magazine
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
by The Learning Company
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Educational Focus Operation Neptune  helps players develop mathematical skills while engaging them in an action-filled undersea adventure where they confront mathematics in a meaningful way. By incorporating realistic math problems related to the operation of a high-tech submarine, the program helps players realize that mathematics has value in the world outside the classroom. It teaches important lessons in problem solving and fosters mathematical confidence. The program's special features...
Topics: educational games, submarine, oceans, aquatic, entertainment, video games, windows 3.1, windows 95,...
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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An archive of an AOL installation disk. This was apparently bundled with a couple of computers back in the day.
Topics: dec3199, aol, aol 8.0, installation, disc
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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AOL Online - Version 3.0 Is Here (AM1198R6) (AOL) (1998)
America On-Line 4.0 With 100 Free Hours (AM299R16) (America On-Line) (1998)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
by Infogrames Interactive, Inc.
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favorite 6
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Candy Land (Infogrames Interactive) (2002)
Topics: Candy Land, Board Game, CD, Game, Hasbro, AOL, General Mills, Inforgrames, Infogrames Interactive,...
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
by EA Sports; Post Foods
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"To support its sponsorship of Major League Baseball, Post Cereal is delivering interactive baseball games to consumers via six collectible CD ROMs in specially marked packages. Spending on the promotion between all partners tops $10 million. Some 40 million “3 Ways to Score” CDs feature games, virtual trading cards, video segments covering all of the Major League Baseball teams. Twenty Post brand cereals will carry the CDs through summer’s end including, Raisin Bran, Honey Bunches...
Topics: demo, baseball, AOL, Upper Deck, Real One, MLB, trading cards, Windows 98 CD-ROM, Windows XP CD-ROM
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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Chutes and Ladders AOL Trial (Hasbro) (1999)
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Windows 7 for Dummies eLearning Kit (Part #978KPART23704) (CD ID #MD05109A) (2011) Dummies eLearning README file Copyright (c) 2011 John Wiley & Sons, Inc. This README file contains information to help you get started using Dummies eLearning. This course requires no installation. CONTENTS ============================= 1. System Requirements 2. Launch Instructions 3. Troubleshooting 4. Copyright Information 5. Contact Information ============================= 1. System Requirements...
Topics: For Dummies, Windows, Windows 7, CD, Program
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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Compton's Interactive Encyclopedia 1995 (Version 3.00) (Windows) (1997)
Topics: Compton's Interactive Encyclopedia, Interactive Encyclopedia, Encyclopedia, Windows, CD, Program,...
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
by Australian Consolidated Press
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Australian Personal Computer (APC) CD - November 2000 Disc 1 ==================================== apcmag.cd November 2000 Vol 5 No. 11 ==================================== *Select Word Wrap* Product Index - November CD This index lists all the products that are featured in this month's CD 1.    Workshop Windows 100 Proof Cocktail Planner 5.0, 123 FREE Solitaire 4.4, 3DNomaad 1.5, Adobe Illustrator 9, Crossword Compiler 5.1, Full Motion Video 3.0.2, HotDog Professional 6.2, Kyodai Mahjongg...
Topics: Australian Personal Computer, APC, CD, disc, cover cd, cover disc, magazine, windows, linux, os/2,...
AOL CD - Free Trial to America Online - Easiest and Best Ever (PA801R30) (America Online) (2000)
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Aol 9.0 Optimized 1099 Hours Free - Free Seinfeld Trivia Game TR0411R95
Topics: aol, seinfeld, cd
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
by Australian Consolidated Press
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PC User-Productivity disc - January 1999 Edition ======================================================== What's on this month's CD-ROM. ====== Disc 1 ====== PCPlayer Indiana Jones and the Infernal Machine, Wheel of Time, Dungeon Keeper 2, FIFA 2000, Total Annihilation: Kingdoms Feature OmniPage Pro 10 demo PIMs and calendars Pegasus Mail for Windows v. 3.12a, NoteTab Pro v. 4.6a, Clipmate for Windows v. 5.1.08, SiSoft Sandra v.8.5, Password Keeper v. 5.4, AnyWhere 2000 v. 4.0, WS_FTP LE...
Topics: Australian PC User, 2000, pc, computer, cd, disc, cover cd, cover disc, PhotoExpress, PC Player, PC...
America On-Line Gold Version 4.0 (AMB899R9) (America On-Line) (1999)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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America Online - Sign On Today - 50 Free Hours (AOL) (AM1297R9)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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America Online 6.0 Exclusive Free Trial (PA401R15) (AOL) (2000)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
by AOL
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AOL trial disc promoting Chicken Little
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Topics: aol, trial, chicken little, disney
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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GSP AOL Solitaire Games - Win95 (Eng)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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Unlimited AOL Free for 50 Days AOL 9.0 Optimized (PA404R38) (2003)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
by America On-Line
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This was a promotional CD-ROM for America On-Line version 6.0 released by The Mail on Sunday newspaper to promote the Westlife Coast to Coast album release. The CD-ROM contained the AOL 6.0 software, 4 redbook audio tracks, 2 videos and additional exclusive footage. It also included a voucher for the album to be used in British entertainment retailer, HMV.
Topics: AOL, The Mail on Sunday, 2001, ISP, Westlife
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
by AOL
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AOL 9.0 - Try AOL 90 Days Risk-Free Package - RA0602M4 Disc - RA0605R42-C
Topics: aol, mcaffee, games, cd
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
by America Online
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Picture of 9.0 package for AOL CD
Topic: AOL
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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Try AOL 9.0! 1175 Hours Free - Star Wars Episode III Revenge Of The Sith Package - RA0505M30 Disc - RA0505R27 Insert - RA0505B34
Topics: aol, star wars, episode 3, cd
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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AOL 9.0 (ADM404CD1)(America Online)(2004)
Free Games on this CD 1175 Hours Free for 50 Days (Advantage AOL)(PM050781)(2004)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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It's Time to Move It's Time to Groove Be FreeServe
America Online Now! AOL Version 7.0 Come Back Now (America Online)(CR0206R1)(2001)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
by America On-Line
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This was a promotional CD-ROM for America On-Line version 9.0 released by The Mail on Sunday newspaper before the UK release of the Shrek 2 feature film. The CD-ROM includes a copy of AOL 9.0 and some promotional material for the film such as movie footage, screensavers, wallpapers and games.
Topics: AOL, America On-Line, Shrek, Shrek 2, Dreamworks, 2004, ISP
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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AOL 9.0 Optimized - Faster Web Surfing Sleeve - BA0408M12 Disc - 0N012R1-M
Topics: aol, isp, cd
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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IncaGold AOL Grand Prix Solution - Win95 (Eng)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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Totally Free Internet Service Bluelight.com
AOL CD - AOL 7.0 - 1025 Hours Free for 45 Days (PA802R7) (America Online) (2001)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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Chex Quest America Online Version 3.0 (1996)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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Post-it Software Notes (Version 1.5 for Windows) (Smart Saver) (TLC Multimedia) (1999) Compare with https://archive.org/details/Post-it_Software_Notes_v1.5_-_Win95_Eng
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Post-it Notes, Sticky Note, Post-it Software Notes, CD, Program, AOL, Smart Saver, TLC Multimedia,...
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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AOL CD - Version 8.0 1045 Hours Free For 45 Days (PA203R12) (2002)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
by America Online
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AOL 9.0 1099 Hours Free Disk For Windows ISO image or Zip file Documentation included
Topics: aol, 9, free, disk, games, freeware
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
by America Online
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AOL 9.0 Security Edition For Windows
Topics: aol, 9.0, security, freeware, games
Application for Reinstalling Sonic RecordNow 6.5.3 Software (Dell) G4287 Rev A00 2004
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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This is just something I got on ebay
Topic: #Spongebob
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Try AOL 9.0! (2 Months Free) - Star Wars Episode III Revenge Of The Sith Disc Label: CR0505R151SW
Topics: AOL, Star Wars, Episode 3, Episode III, CD
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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All New AOL 7.0 (AOL)(CR0202R73)
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America Online 3.0 With 50 Free Hours (A497R78)
AOL New Version 9.0 Security Edition 1175 Hours Free - Free McAfee VirusScan Online Pouch Version Package - RA0503M8 Disc - RA0502R1
Topics: aol, mcafee, cd
Narnia and RadioTunes BBC Audio AOL Version 9.0 and 7.0 for Windows (AOL)(2004)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
by Gateway 2000
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Gateway 2000 Information Highway
Topics: Gateway 2000, Information Highway, AOL, CompuServe, Prodigy, FaxWorks
Unlimited AOL Free for 50 Days (AOL 9.0 Optimized)(Enjoy AOL Music)(PA504R449)(2003)
AOL CD - AOL 7.0 - 1025 Hours Free for 45 Days (PA602R20) (America Online) (2001)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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Try 10 Free Games On This Rom AOL (PM0509R7)(2005)
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America On Line (Version 7.0)(PA1201R7)(America On Line)(2001)
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1099 Hours Free for 50 Days (America Online)(TR0309R1)(2004)
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America Online 5.0 (500 Hours Free)(AOL)(A0700RB01)(1999)
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AOL Version 3 Sign On Now (00001354) (America On-Line)
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by America Online
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America Online's Graphic Suite v2.0 M700UR3 Includes: Photo Suite III Family Edition Rip Tide InstaBase LE Now this is Art! Panorama Maker 2000 PaperPort 6.5 by ScanSoft
Topics: AOL, Graphics, Design, Windows, 95, 98, Photo, Clipart
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Get Optimized 9.0 Optimized America Online (BA90384)(2003)
America Online All New Version 6.0 Target 10 percent off at Target (RA1200R28)(2000)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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The Houseplan Collection Homebuilding and Renovating Homebuilding
AOL Versions 9.0 and 7.0 for Windows 5.0 for Mac Classic and OSX (2004)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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This was a promotional tie-in between AOL and The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring motion picture distributed by UK newspaper The Mail on Sunday in 2001. It includes the AOL 6.0 software, 3 movie trailers, 2 soundtracks (redbook audio) and behind the scenes footage.
Topics: LOTR, AOL, The Mail on Sunday, 2001, ISP
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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AOL 9.0 Optimized - Get Optimized (2003)
Topics: AOL, AOL CD, AOL 9.0 Optimized, Get Optimized, software, windows, cd-rom
Samsung Electronics Super CD (Karaoke AOL Quick Links)(Samsung Digital)
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AOL 9.0 Optimized Use This Free Upgrade CD Now (AOL)(RUG0903R1)
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AOL 7.0 - 1025 Hours Free For 45 Days Sleeve - 216594  PA902M12 Disc - PA902R11
Topics: aol, cd, isp
America On-line Platinum Premiere Version 4.0 (PA1099R2-B) (America On-line) (1999)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
by America Online
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From disc insert: "Tools to make AOL & the Internet easier and more useful for you! Welcome to AOL's Internet Accelerator Suite! Search, find and see more on the Web! Get your Web site up and running! Protect your family and your computer! Play deluxe casino games!"
Topics: AOL, america online, internet, accelerator, suite, time warner, time warner cable
Freebeeb.Net Free and Easy Internet Access Release 1.2 BBC Worldwide
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
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America Online Diamond - Windows (Eng)
The AOL CD-ROM Collection
by America On-Line
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This was a promotional CD-ROM for America On-Line version 7.0 released by The Mail on Sunday newspaper before the UK release of the Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones feature film. The CD-ROM includes a copy of AOL 7.0 and some promotional material for the film such as behind the scenes footage, stills from the film and some soundtrack audio (red book audio).
Topics: AOL, The Mail on Sunday, 2002, ISP, Star Wars