In a message dated 5/7/2008 10:08:11 PM Mountain Daylight Time,
never had to do anything like that and have no idea how to reset it.
You may have a different version, or your default may have been set to
always display images. When AOL turns that feature on, I get a clickable
message in the upper right-hand corner of the message panel that lets me turn on
If you never get such a message, just disregard my suggestion!