I cannot get shortcut on my desk top. I used to have it now I have to take more steps to access my mail :-( easy direction to install on my desk top,I have it on my phone...
Please follow these steps to create a shortcut for AOL Mail:
1. Right-click on an empty space on your desktop.
2. Select ‘New’ from the pop-up menu.
3. Click on ‘Shortcut’
4. In the Type the location of the item field, type: https://mail.aol.com
5. Click on Next, give the shortcut and name (e.g. AOL Mail) and complete the process.