Current Version Plugin DownloadUpdater (AOL LLC)

The current version plugin (DownloadUpdater) from AOL LLC makes sure all the AOL software installed on your PC is updated to the latest version.

Supported OS: Windows

Current Version Plugin DownloadUpdaterThe Download Updater plugin for AOL LLC has only one function – check for new versions of software at AOL’s download servers and prompt users to upgrade their software or download the upgrade and install it automatically. The plugin resides in the memory at all times and consumes part of the network bandwidth during to-and-fro communication with AOL download servers. This can slow down older systems.

The plugin does not play any role in the functioning of AOL software. Removing it does not create any issues except that you will need to manually upgrade software from AOL’s updates website at

Install/Upgrade info: The Download Updater plugin is installed automatically with any AOL software. It is usually found in this path C:\Program Files\Common Files\Software Update Utility folder.

If you want to remove the plugin, follow these steps:

  1. Go to Start on Windows
  2. Select Run
  3. Type “appwiz.cpl” (this opens the Control Panel’s Programs and Features windows)
  4. Scroll to the Download Updater (AOL LLC) program and click on Uninstall.

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