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Chapter 20. Going Online with America On... > Wandering Off to the Internet - Pg. 192

Going Online with America Online and Other Services 192 When you are done, simply click the Close (X) button in the browser window. This returns you to the America Online service. To sign off, you can click the Close button in the upper-right corner of the America Online window or open the Sign Off menu and click Sign Off. The Least You Need to Know · The four most popular online services are America Online, Microsoft Network, Prodigy, and Compuserve. · Most online services offer free trial periods that can be accessed by using an icon on the Windows desktop. · Many online services offer a toll-free or local connection number. Be sure to have all the connection and billing information handy when you order your service or dial up the first time. · To send someone an e-mail message, look for the Compose Mail or Message command in your e-mail program. · Commercial online services such as America Online have buttons that enable you to access the Web and other Internet features.