AOL defaults to "compressed
graphics mode" to save bandwidth.
As a result java videos won't work
and graphics don't display correctly.
instructions on how to turn-off "compressed graphics mode" in AOL 4.0
you have AOL 3.0 or earlier, upgrade by using keyword UPGRADE (GO UPGRADE)
on "Preferences" under My AOL.
on WWW under preferences.
on the "Web Graphics" tab. Then uncheck "Use compressed graphics" (it is
unchecked below). Then Click "OK". If "Use compressed graphics" is already
unchecked, do not check it - just click "OK"
it! To reload a page without compressed graphics, hold down the
Control Key (Ctrl on your keyboard) and click on Reload
on the AOL browser.