TO CREATE A GROUP IN YOUR ADDRESS BOOK (AOL 9.0):

1) Open your AOL Address Book.

2) Click on the Group Options button at the lower left.

3) Click on Add Group.

4) Type in the name for this group, such as Book Club..

5) Scroll down in your Contacts List to a name that you want to add to this Group. (The Contacts List contains all of the names in your regular AOL Address Book.)

6) Click once on the name.

7) Click on the Add button to move the name over to the right column.

[8) If you make a mistake, click on the name (over on the right), then click on the Remove button.]

9) Repeat for each additional name you want to add to this Group.

10) Click on the Save button.

TO ADD ADDITIONAL NAMES IN THE FUTURE:

1) Open the Address Book.

2) Click on the group you want to add names to (e.g., Book Club).

3) Click on the Group Options button.

4) Click on Edit Group.

5) Click on the name(s) in your Contacts List that you want to add, then click on the Add button.

6) Click on the Save button.

TO SEND AN E-MAIL MESSAGE TO A GROUP:

1) Open your Address Book.

2) Click on the Group you want to send an e-mail to.

3) Click on the Group Options button.

4) Click on Send Mail.

Note: Do not click on the Send Mail button that is in the center of the AOL Address Book window. This Send Mail button is used to send an e-mail to whoever is selected in the list in the center.

5)  Close the Address Book.

6) You should see a new e-mail composition window with all of the e-mail addresses in the Group you selected in the Send To: box.

7) Fill in the Subject box and type your message in the message area below.

8) Click on Send Now.