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The AOL CD-ROM Collection

America On-Line

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.

Along the way, millions of CD-ROMs were produced for AOL, at one point representing 50% of all CDs being manufactured worldwide. As a result, millions of CDs landed in the world and went to all sorts of locations, piling up and becoming landfill, filled storage, and art. Multiple thousands of variations were produced during this time.

This collection will comprise as many unique versions of AOL CDs as can be found.



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AOL trial disc promoting Chicken Little
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Topics: aol, trial, chicken little, disney
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AOL 7.0 Free Helpline 0800 376 5432 (ART210CD1KF)
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AOL Completely Free Internet Trial (No Internet Phone Bill)(PPCD999 A)
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Like Never Before! All New AOL 8.0 Plus! (CD0306RA)(2003)
1000 Hours Free for 45 Days (Version 7.0)(America Online)(P302R1)(2001)
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AOL Titanium (Version 6.0)(AO5111CD4)
Juno Web Version 4.0 250 Free Hours (2000) JA500R38
Try Us Now with no Commitment! (AOL 8.0 Plus)(CR0308RA)(2003)
AOL Titanium (America Online Inc.)(AO5201CD1)(2001)
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America Online ON0507R1 1 (2005)
Get Optimized Enjoy 2 Months of AOL Membership (BA204R3) (America On Line)(2004)
America On Line (Version 7.0)(PA1201R7)(America On Line)(2001)
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America Online 6.0 ADM1034CD1
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German and Swedish-Language AOL 3.0 CDs. PDF should be cropped into more accurate items. From  Christoffer Turfors.
Topic: AOL 3.0 Cds
Start Now MSN Internet Access Verion 5.1 098 88677 098 88400
AOL Versions 9.0 and 7.0 for Windows 5.0 for Mac Classic and OSX (2004)
All New 1099 Hours Free for 50 Days Try AOL 9.0 Optimized AM0404R67
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America Online (00001115)
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America Online AR526 (1999)
Reinstallation CD Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition Dell (R2490)
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America Online 3.0 With 50 Free Hours (A497R78)
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America Online 8.0 ADM310CD1
Get Up to Speed with BT Openworld Broadband PHME 42179 0902 (BT Openworld)
AOL CD - Free Trial to America Online - Easiest and Best Ever (PA801R30) (America Online) (2000)
AOL 7.0 Now No Credit Card Required Try it Today 1000 Hours Free for 45 Days (A0202R14)(2001)
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America Online 9.0 AM0404R67 (2003)
AOL CD ROM Free Helpline 0800 376 5432 ADM021CD1
Um dos CDs sobreviventes da AOL na minha coleção. Texto copiado do arquivo "leiame.txt": REQUISITOS DE SISTEMA --------------------- Para a instalação do navegador America Online é necessário um computador com a seguinte configuração: - processador Pentium(TM)  - 16 Mb de memória RAM - 30 Mb de espaço livre no disco rígido - monitor com resolução de 800 x 600 pixels, 256 cores (mínimo) - modem 28.800 bps - sistema operacional Windows 95 ou Windows 98
Topics: AOL, America Online, CD, software, Internet
Ourhouse.Net Partnered with ACE Spinway Wired with iWon V1.0
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All New America Online 5.0 1999 A0400R201
America Online 6.0 All New Version Exclusive Free Trial (PA101R16)(2000)
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America Online 7.0 CR0202R73 (2001)
America Online Platinum Premier Version 5.0 P200R2 (1999)
AOL Security Edition (90 Days Risk Free)(AM0604R1)(2006)
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Chutes and Ladders AOL Trial (Hasbro) (1999)
Unlimited AOL Free for 50 Days AOL 9.0 Optimized (PA404R38) (2003)
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America Online PA700R1 (1999)
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MAD Magazine and AOL CD-ROM (1996)
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BT Openworld PHME 41257 06 02
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ice 24 Mirror Media (1999)
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America Online 5.0 CD100 (1999)
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America Online A0303R801 (2002)
America Online 6.0 All New Free Trial 1000 Hours for 45 Days (A1101R801)(2001)
Pot of Gold Demos Collection Space Bar Obsidian AOL
AOL Titanium Version 5.0 Free Trial (PA500R1)(America Online)(1999)
All New Version America Online 8.0 Plus 1045 Hours Free for 45 Days (PA703R13)(2003)
America Online Explore for 50 Hours Free New Version (RO2331)
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AOL 7.0 Try It Today (A0702R801)(2001)
Um dos CDs sobreviventes da AOL na minha coleção. Texto copiado do arquivo "leiame.txt": REQUISITOS DO SISTEMA --------------------- Para a instalação do navegador America Online é necessário um computador com a seguinte configuração: - Processador Pentium(TM)  - 16 Mb de memória RAM - 40 Mb de espaço livre no disco rígido - Monitor com resolução de 800 x 600 pixels, 256 cores (mínimo) - Modem 28.800 bps - Sistema operacional Windows 95 ou Windows 98
Topics: AOL, America Online, CD, software, Internet
America Online Now! AOL Version 7.0 Come Back Now (America Online)(CR0206R1)(2001)
AOL 9.0 Optimized 1099 Hours Free for 50 Dyas (AA0408R201)(2004)
AOL All New 6.0 Version for Windows and Macintosh (AOS109CD1)
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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
Faster Web Surfing with AOL TopSpeed Technology (ON0412R2)(2004)
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8.0 All New! Version 8.0 (AM1102R18)(2002)
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America Online PA702R4 (2001)
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America Online 5.0 A0700R801 (1999)
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America Online 9.0 and 7.0
Aol 9.0 Optimized 1099 Hours Free - Free Seinfeld Trivia Game TR0411R95
Topics: aol, seinfeld, cd
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AOL 7.0 - 1025 Hours Free For 45 Days Sleeve - 216594  PA902M12 Disc - PA902R11
Topics: aol, cd, isp
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America Online 7.0 ART202CD
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AOL 8.0 2 Months Free (AOL)(CRO32RB)(2002)
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AOL Version 7.0: New! 1025 Hours Free! For 45 Days Disc -AM702R1 Sleeve - AM702m2
Topics: AOL, CD
AOL CD - AOL 7.0 - 1025 Hours Free for 45 Days (PA802R7) (America Online) (2001)
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
AOL Platinum Premier Version 4.0 (250 Free Hours)(CR899R1 B)(AOL)(1999)
Unlimited AOL Free for 50 Days (AOL 9.0 Optimized)(Enjoy AOL Music)(PA504R449)(2003)
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America On Line 50 Free Hours (PR398R32)
Completely Free 15 Hour Internet Trial Free Member Support 0800 376 5432 No Internet Phone Bill (ADDC50)
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AOL 8.0 Best Version Yet (A0503R23)(2002)
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Sign Up to AOL Today 8.0 ADM310CD1
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Totally Free Internet Service Bluelight.com
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GSP AOL Solitaire Games - Win95 (Eng)
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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,...
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